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The House: The dramatic story of the Sydney Opera House and the people who made it

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The House: The dramatic story of the Sydney Opera House and the people who...

Helen Pitt

Art & Architecture; Concert halls, arenas, stadia; Advocate - Visual Arts & Design

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The definitive account of the human story behind the building of the Sydney Opera House. [more]

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The Unfinished Palazzo: Life, Love and Art in Venice

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The Unfinished Palazzo: Life, Love and Art in Venice

Judith Mackrell

Architecture; Biography; Advocate - Biography

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The story of Venice's Unfinished Palazzo -- told through the lives of three of its most unconventional, passionate, and fascinating... [more]

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The Battle for Home: Memoir of a Syrian Architect

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The Battle for Home: Memoir of a Syrian Architect

Marwa al-Sabouni, Roger Scruton

Architecture; Individual architects & architectural firms; History of architecture; Memoirs

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Drawing on the author's personal experience of living and working as an architect in Syria, this book offers an eyewitness... [more]

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The Library of Trinity College Dublin

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The Library of Trinity College Dublin

Harry Cory Wright, Helen Shenton

Photographs: collections; Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial

Paperback

The Library at Trinity College Dublin dates back to the establishment of the college by Queen Elizabeth I in 1592. The library... [more]

$24.99

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The Sagrada Familia: Gaudi's Heaven on Earth

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The Sagrada Familia: Gaudi's Heaven on Earth

Gijs van Hensbergen

Architecture; Religious buildings; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Paperback

Exquisite... A wonderment of an essay about a wonderment of a building'... [more]

$21.99

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Trans-Europe Express: Tours of a Lost Continent

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Trans-Europe Express: Tours of a Lost Continent

Owen Hatherley

Landscape art & architecture; Urban communities; Human geography; Regional geography; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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A searching, timely account of the condition of contemporary Europe, told... [more]

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How to Look at Stained Glass: A Guide to the Church Windows of England

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How to Look at Stained Glass: A Guide to the Church Windows of England

Jane Brocket

Stained glass: artworks; Decorative arts; Religious buildings; Social & cultural history; Travel & holiday

Paperback

The magical qualities of stained glass have an enduring appeal, but church windows tend to be ignored as a form of creative... [more]

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Mid-Century Modern: Icons of Design

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Mid-Century Modern: Icons of Design

Frances Ambler

Art & Architecture; Decorative arts; Professional interior design; Gift books

Hardback

This gift book, featuring sophisticated illustrations of classic pieces, is a must- have for lovers of Mid- Century Modern... [more]

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The Iconic House: Architectural Masterworks Since 1900

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The Iconic House: Architectural Masterworks Since 1900

Dominic Bradbury

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Architecture; Residential buildings, domestic buildings; History of architecture

Hardback

Now available in an updated edition and attractive new format, this essential book on modern architecture presents over one... [more]

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A Spotter's Guide to Amazing Architecture

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A Spotter's Guide to Amazing Architecture

Lonely Planet

Architecture; Travel & holiday

Paperback

world; masterworks; best; global; gift; traveler; traveller; armchair; greatest; buildings; design; interior; famous; architects;... [more]

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Houses: An Architectural Guide

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Houses: An Architectural Guide

Charles O'Brien

Architecture; Residential buildings, domestic buildings

Paperback

An enthusiast's guide to exploring historic houses of England, this informative book, now in paperback, also enables readers... [more]

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Churches: An Architectural Guide

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Churches: An Architectural Guide

Simon Bradley

Architecture; Religious buildings

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This compact and accessible book is for anyone who would like to understand more about the architectural history of English... [more]

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London Underground: Architecture, Design and History

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London Underground: Architecture, Design and History

David Long

Photographs: collections; Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; History; Trains & railways: general interest

Paperback

Paperback edition of an extraordinary collection of black and white photographs of London's Underground [more]

$37.99

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The Castle at War in Medieval England and Wales

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The Castle at War in Medieval England and Wales

Dan Spencer

Castles & fortifications; History; British & Irish history; Medieval history; Military history

Hardback

In this highly readable and groundbreaking book, the `story' of the castle is integrated into changes in warfare throughout... [more]

$53.95

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Samurai Castles: History / Architecture / Visitors' Guides

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Samurai Castles: History / Architecture / Visitors' Guides

Jennifer Mitchelhill, David Green

Castles & fortifications; History; Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides

Hardback

Samurai Castles features hundreds of stunning colour photographs and little-known details about the most important and well-preserved... [more]

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Darwin Comes to Town

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Darwin Comes to Town

Menno Schilthuizen

City & town planning - architectural aspects; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution

Paperback

See your city through fresh eyes [more]

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Inspiration and Process in Architecture - Zaha Hadid

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Inspiration and Process in Architecture - Zaha Hadid

Francesca Serrazanetti, Matteo Schubert

Architecture; Individual architects & architectural firms

Paperback

The collection of Inspiration And Process In Architecture is a new series of illustrated monographs dedicated to key figures... [more]

$27.99

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Sentinels of the Sea: A Miscellany of Lighthouses Past

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Sentinels of the Sea: A Miscellany of Lighthouses Past

R. G. Grant

Architecture; Maritime history; Ships & shipping: general interest

Hardback

Lighthouses have always unsettled and attracted in equal measure, highlighting the triumphs and failures in humanity's battle... [more]

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Building Anglo-Saxon England

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Building Anglo-Saxon England

John Blair

Architecture; History; British & Irish history; Medieval history

Hardback

A radical rethinking of the Anglo-Saxon world that draws on the latest archaeological discoveries This beautifully illustrated... [more]

$94.00

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Gold Coast: City and Architecture

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Gold Coast: City and Architecture

Andrew Leach

Art & Architecture; City & town planning - architectural aspects; History of architecture

Hardback

The Gold Coast is Australia's most rapidly changing city - regularly compared to Miami and Las Vegas for its embrace of bad... [more]

$92.00

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Stories of Ancient Chinese Architecture: Ancient Chinese Wisdom

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Stories of Ancient Chinese Architecture: Ancient Chinese Wisdom

Zhang Ciyun, Chen Jie

Architecture; History

Hardback

Ancient Chinese architecture is an integral part of the rich and time-honored Chinese culture and an important component of... [more]

$19.99

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Going Green With Vertical Landscapes

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Going Green With Vertical Landscapes

Vo Trong Nghia, Takashi Niwa

Landscape art & architecture; Urban & municipal planning; Gardening

Hardback

This book seeks to rejuvenate the urban jungle, looking for ways to transform the concrete forest into the forest city... [more]

$69.99

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Built: The Hidden Stories Behind our Structures

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Built: The Hidden Stories Behind our Structures

Roma Agrawal

Architecture; Popular science; Civil engineering, surveying & building

Hardback

While our cities are full of incredible engineering feats, most of us live with little idea of what goes into creating the... [more]

$32.99

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Secret Houses of the Cotswolds

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Secret Houses of the Cotswolds

Jeremy Musson

Palaces, chateaux, country houses; Travel & holiday

Hardback

Secret Houses of the Cotswolds is a private tour of 20 of the most beguiling castles, estates, palaces and manor houses in... [more]

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Building Art: The Life and Work of Frank Gehry

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Building Art: The Life and Work of Frank Gehry

Paul Goldberger

Architecture; Biography: literary

Paperback

From Pulitzer Prize–winning architectural critic Paul Goldberger: an engaging, nuanced exploration of the life and work... [more]

$34.99

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