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Image for Castles - an Introduction to the Castles of England and Wales

Castles - an Introduction to the Castles of England and Wales

By: O' Neil, J.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1954

Edition: Ninth Impression

Seller ID: 016241

Condition: Very Good


66pp. 12 mono plates. 28 plans. A very good, clean copy. Small crease to bottom corner of rear cover. View more info

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Castles : An Introduction to the Castles of England and Wales

By: O'Neil, B. H. St. J.

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1955

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 052718

Condition: Very Good


Traces the development of castles, particularly that of their defences, throughout this period as a counter to constantly improved methods of attack. Clean booklet in a d/w showing some shelfwear & tear - 66 pages including appendix. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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An Englishman's Home

By: Peel, J. H.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, Readers Union: 1978

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 051776

Condition: Good


One of the most respected writers on England and her people undertakes one of his most ambitious journeys through the centuries, examining the different types of dwelling that English men - and women - have made their home over the past thousand years. Tanning to page margins else a good clean copy in a d/w - 207 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Observer's Book of Architecture

By: Penoyre, John; Ryan, Michael

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co: 1963

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 061747

Condition: Very Good


Pocket guide which describes and indexes The Development of Building in Britain from Saxon Times to the Present Day with over 250 illustrations many of which are coloured. Clean, bright copy in unclipped (5/-) dustwrapper which has some residual tape marks to inner flaps. Previous owner's sticker to front endpaper. . 223 pages. Printing line to rear 873.263 Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Buildings of England Buckinghamshire

By: Pevsner Nikolaus

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1960

Edition: First Penguin Edition

Seller ID: 065511

Condition: Very Good


A very good clean copy. . Gives full particulrs of the architectural features of all ecclesiastical, public and domestic buildings of interest in each town and village of the county. Includes 64 pages of b/w plates & a map of Buckinghamshire. 340 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Buildings of England : South Devon

By: Pevsner, Nikolau

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, Penguin Books: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065429

Condition: Good


Gives full particulars of the architectural features of all ecclesiastical, public, and domestic buildings of interest in each town and village of the county. Tanning to page margins else a good, clean p/b - 351 pages including a glossary, an index of plates and artists and an addendum. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Buildings of England : Berkshire

By: Pevsner, Nikolau

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, Penguin Books: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 065434

Condition: Good


Gives full particulars of the architectural features of all ecclesiastical, public, and domestic buildings of interest in each town and village of the county. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w showing rubbing to edges (see photo) - 359 pages including a glossary, an index of plates and artists and places and an addendum. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Pevsner on Art and Architecture : The Radio Talks

By: Pevsner, Nikolaus

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Methuen Publishing Ltd: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Editor

Seller ID: 065349

ISBN: 0413772438

Condition: Very Good


Brings together for the first time in one volume the remarkable radio talks of one of the twentieth century's most influential, learned and stimulating writers on art and architecture. Edited and with an introduction by Stephen Games who has SIGNED this copy to the title page in black ink. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear with sunning to spine - 357 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Buildings of England - Northumberland

By: Pevsner, Nikolaus & Richmond, Ian A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1957

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 065433

Condition: Good


Good clean paperback in price-clipped dustwrapper which shows signs of light shelfwear & small areas of loss. Gives full particulars of the architectural features of all ecclesiastical, public and domestic buildings of interest in Northumberland. Includes 64 b/w plates & a map. Text block clean. Binding square and tight. 362 pages including index. View more info

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The Buildings of England : Lincolnshire

By: Pevsner, Nikolaus and Harris, John

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, Penguin Books: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065426

Condition: Very Good


Gives full particulars of the architectural features of all ecclesiastical, public, and domestic buildings of interest in each town and village of the Eastern county. Good, clean p/b in an unclipped d/w and an addendum. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Buildings of England : Hertfordshire

By: Pevsner, Nikolaus; Cherry, Bridget

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, Penguin Books: 1978

Edition: Second (Revised) Edition

Seller ID: 064017

ISBN: 0140710078

Condition: Very Good


Extensively revised by Bridget Cherry, taking into account the boundaries that have slightly changed since the first edition, and the considerable amount of new research which has become available in the previous twenty years. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w which shows signs of shelfwear/tear - 460 pages including indexes and addenda. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Ecofriendly Home

By: Phillips, Dan

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins Illustrated: 2000

Seller ID: 020732

ISBN: 0007100736

Condition: Very Good


Shows how to design and furnish your home so that it not only promotes health and wellbeing, but reduces pollution and conserves natural resources. Unread copy though small bump to boards and slight wear & tear to the unclipped d/w. Internally clean and bright - 192 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Torino : mezzo secolo di Architettura - 1865-1915.

By: Pistoi, Mila Leva

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Torino, Italy, Tipografia Torinese Editrice: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063599

Condition: Very Good


Dalle suggestioni post-risorgimentali ai fermenti del nuovo secolo. Introduzione di Italo Cremora. Clean, bright, large format hardback in a d/w showing some shelfwear & tear (see photo ). Text in ITALIAN - 298 pp inc Indice Generale. Prompt dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Tromsdal Church

By: Private

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Tromso, Norway, Lundblad Trykkeri:

Seller ID: 041924

Condition: Very Good


7 page pamphlet giving a brief history of the building in Northern Norway also known as the Artic Cathedral. Circa 1980s. Text in ENGLISH. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The True Principles of Pointed or Christian Architecture and An Apology for The Revival of Christian Architecture.

By: Pugin, Augustus Welby

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Leominster, Herefordshire, Gracewing Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 061778

ISBN: 085244611X

Condition: Very Good


Joint edition with an introduction by Dr. Roderick O'Donnell. Clean, bright, large format softcover which appears unread though light curl to covers. View more info

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A Miniature History Of The English House

By: Richards, J. M.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Cheam, Surrey, The Architectural Press: 1942

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 035276

Condition: Good


Good, clean copy with illustrations taken from Nathaniel Lloyd's 'History of the English Home'. Price-clipped shows some shelf wear - 72 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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An Introduction to Georgian Architecture

By: Richardson, A.E.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Art and Technics: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065556

Condition: Good


Good, clean copy in orange cloth boards showing some bowing. 256 pages including index and a select list of the leading architects of the Georgian period. Previous owner's bookplate (Humphrey Whitbread) on front pastedown. Foxing to top edge. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Stones of Britain : A Pictorial Guide to Those in Charge of Valuable Buildings

By: Shore, B. C. G.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Leonard Hill: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044730

Condition: Very Good


Well-cared for ex-library copy with the usual markings. Comprehensive guide for the caring of ancient buildings and the various suitable materials required. Clean, heavy volume - 302 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Sir Albert Richardson: 1880-1964

By: Simon Houfe; Alan Powers; John Wilton-Ely

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, RIBA Heinz Gallery: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065608

ISBN: 1872911951

Condition: Very Good


Major reassessment of Sir Albert Richardson's work including three critical essays, with lists of Richardson's buildings and writings. Clean, crisp large format copy in card covers. Slightest tanning to page edges. 96 pages including index. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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English Windmills Vol II

By: Smith, Donald

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, The Architectural Press: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042796

Condition: Very Good


Written on behalf of the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings and containing a record of the mills in Buckinghamshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Middlesex & London. Clean, square hardback in a dustjacket showing a cover price of 5/6d net. 152 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info