Abbey's Bookshop Logo
Go to my checkout basket
Login to Abbey's Bookshop
Register with Abbey's Bookshop
Gift Vouchers
Browse by Category

Sub-Categories of Architecture


Narrow Your Search

By Availability


By Format


By Price


By Publication Date


Architecture

18,578 results

Picturing the Pacific: Joseph Banks and the Shipboard Artists of Cook and Flinders

978/147/295/9781472955432.jpg

Picturing the Pacific: Joseph Banks and the Shipboard Artists of Cook and...

James Taylor

Painting & paintings; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Botanical art; Landscape art & architecture; History; Maritime history

Hardback

For over 50 years between the 1760s and the early 19th century, the pioneers who sailed from Europe to explore the Pacific... [more]

$49.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Walls: A History of Civilization in Blood and Brick

978/057/134/9780571348411.jpg

Walls: A History of Civilization in Blood and Brick

David Frye

History of architecture; History; General & world history

Hardback

and visit some of the seventy border walls that have been erected in just... [more]

$39.99  $15.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Architecture: A History in 100 Buildings

978/000/758/9780007581085.jpg

Architecture: A History in 100 Buildings

Dan Cruickshank

Architecture; History of architecture

Paperback

This stunning book by renowned television historian Dan Cruickshank tells the history of architecture through the stories... [more]

$22.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
A Tiny Home to Call Your Own: Living Well in Just-Right Houses

978/086/571/9780865718906.jpg

A Tiny Home to Call Your Own: Living Well in Just-Right Houses

Patricia Foreman

Architecture; Houses, apartments, flats, units; Self-sufficiency; Home & house maintenance

Paperback

Do you feel as though you're living in an expensive and ill-fitting home filled with too much stuff? A Tiny Home to Call Your... [more]

$24.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The 50 Greatest Castles and Palaces of the World

978/178/578/9781785784576.jpg

The 50 Greatest Castles and Palaces of the World

Gilly Pickup

Architecture; Palaces, chateaux, country houses; Castles & fortifications; Travel & holiday guides; Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides

Paperback

Explore the legends, history and secrets of great castles and palaces around the world. [more]

$22.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Mr Guilfoyle's Honeymoon: The Gardens of Europe & Great Britain

978/052/287/9780522874006.jpg

Mr Guilfoyle's Honeymoon: The Gardens of Europe & Great Britain

Diana Hill, Edmee Cudmore

Landscape art & architecture; Horticulture; Gardening; Gardens (descriptions, history etc)

Paperback

Explore the grand gardens and forests of Europe and Britain with esteemed landscape designer William Guilfoyle as he did with... [more]

$45.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The History of Architecture

978/184/931/9781849311441.jpg

The History of Architecture

Michael Stephenson

Architecture; History of architecture

Paperback

Civilizations can be judged, at least to some extent, by their man-made structures. For certain early cultures that left limited... [more]

$27.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Paths to the Past: Encounters with Britain's Hidden Landscapes

978/014/198/9780141985664.jpg

Paths to the Past: Encounters with Britain's Hidden Landscapes

Francis Pryor

Landscape art & architecture; History; British & Irish history; Landscape archaeology; Regional geography

Paperback

Landscapes reflect and shape our behaviour. They make us who we are and bear witness to the shifting patterns of human life... [more]

$22.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Ruins: Discover Britain's Wild and Beautiful Places

978/191/135/9781911358626.jpg

Ruins: Discover Britain's Wild and Beautiful Places

Jane Eastoe

Architecture; Geographical discovery & exploration; Gardens (descriptions, history etc); Travel & holiday; Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides

Hardback

A celebration of Britain's most wild and wonderfully atmospheric places - its ruins, including castles, follies, abbeys and... [more]

$29.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Darwin Comes to Town

978/178/648/9781786481085.jpg

Darwin Comes to Town

Menno Schilthuizen

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

Paperback

Makes you look at the city around you with fresh eyes [more]

$22.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
London Secrets: Style, Design, Glamour, Gardens

978/186/470/9781864708158.jpg

London Secrets: Style, Design, Glamour, Gardens

Janelle McCulloch

Photographs: collections; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Professional interior design; Travel & holiday guides; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Paperback

Illustrated guide, offering a comprehensive look at the latest in the historic and contemporary architecture of London, including... [more]

$36.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Australia: Architectural Guide

978/386/922/9783869225234.jpg

Australia: Architectural Guide

Sarah Zahradnik

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: from c 1960; Architecture; History of architecture

Paperback

The Architectural Guide Australia presents over 200 projects in the vast island continent that is home to natural wonders,... [more]

$75.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Walter Gropius: Visionary Founder of the Bauhaus

978/057/129/9780571295135.jpg

Walter Gropius: Visionary Founder of the Bauhaus

Fiona MacCarthy

Art & design styles: Modernist design & Bauhaus; Individual architects & architectural firms; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The concept for the Bauhaus - literally 'building house' - came from Walter Gropius, a practicing architect and one of the... [more]

$59.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Behind Closed Doors: At Home in Georgian England

978/030/024/9780300245721.jpg

Behind Closed Doors: At Home in Georgian England

Amanda Vickery

Professional interior design; History; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Social & cultural history

Paperback

Reveals the homes of Georgian England to examine the lives of the people who lived there. This work introduces us to men and... [more]

$32.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Houses: Extraordinary Living

978/071/487/9780714878096.jpg

Houses: Extraordinary Living

Phaidon Editors

Architecture; Houses, apartments, flats, units

Hardback

The world's most innovative and influential architect-designed houses created since the early 20th century [more]

$79.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Ruin and Redemption in Architecture

978/071/487/9780714878027.jpg

Ruin and Redemption in Architecture

Dan Barasch

Architecture

Hardback

Lost, forgotten, reimagined, and transformed: the compelling beauty of abandoned, reinvented, and rescued architecture [more]

$79.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Life After Carbon: The Next Global Transformation of Cities

978/161/091/9781610918497.jpg

Life After Carbon: The Next Global Transformation of Cities

Peter Plastrik, John Cleveland

Architecture; Global warming; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

Global stories show urban innovations that are responding to climate change. [more]

$49.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Gropius: The Man Who Built the Bauhaus

978/067/473/9780674737853.jpg

Gropius: The Man Who Built the Bauhaus

Fiona MacCarthy

Architecture; Individual architects & architectural firms; History of architecture; Biography: arts & entertainment; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

Hardback

Fiona MacCarthy challenges the image of Walter Gropius as a doctrinaire architectural rationalist, bringing out the vision... [more]

$63.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Hand & Mind: Conversations on architecture and the built world

978/174/223/9781742234366.jpg

Hand & Mind: Conversations on architecture and the built world

Ainslie Murray, Xing Ruan

Architecture

Paperback

Architects and designers reflect on the parts of their practice that are often hidden - their inspiration, the genesis of... [more]

$59.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Great Book of Ancient Egypt New Edition: In the Realm of the Pharaohs

978/885/441/9788854413450.jpg

The Great Book of Ancient Egypt New Edition: In the Realm of the Pharaohs...

Zahi Hawass

History of art: ancient & classical art; History of architecture; History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology

Hardback

Brimming with close-up photographs of the statuary, stelae, sarcophagi, wall paintings, reliefs, artefacts, and, of course,... [more]

$79.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Off the Grid: Houses for Escape

978/050/002/9780500021422.jpg

Off the Grid: Houses for Escape

Dominic Bradbury

Architecture; Residential buildings, domestic buildings; Landscape art & architecture

Hardback

The ultimate escapist collection of environmentally sustainable houses, cabins, and retreats, this book circles the globe... [more]

$60.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Brick, Mini Format

978/071/487/9780714878553.jpg

Brick, Mini Format

William Hall

Architecture

Hardback

An unrivalled exploration of the world's most surprising and inspiring brick architecture - in a stylish, compact new format... [more]

$29.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
50 Bauhaus Icons You Should Know

978/379/138/9783791384542.jpg

50 Bauhaus Icons You Should Know

Josef Strasser

Art & design styles: Modernist design & Bauhaus; Architecture

Paperback

Published in a new edition, this book offers an introduction to Bauhaus, one of the most influential movements in modern architecture,... [more]

$34.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Living with Buildings: And Walking with Ghosts - On Health and Architecture

978/178/816/9781788160469.jpg

Living with Buildings: And Walking with Ghosts - On Health and Architecture...

Iain Sinclair

Architecture; Architectural structure & design; Social & cultural history; Public health & preventive medicine; Human geography; Travel writing

Paperback

Buildings shape our lives and our health. They affect how we sleep, work, socialise and even breathe. They can isolate us,... [more]

$29.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Hagia Sophia: Sound, Space, and Spirit in Byzantium

978/027/107/9780271077260.jpg

Hagia Sophia: Sound, Space, and Spirit in Byzantium

Bissera V. Pentcheva

Religious buildings; History of architecture; History; Orthodox & Oriental Churches

Paperback

Examines the aesthetic principles and spiritual operations at work in Hagia Sophia. Drawing on art and architectural history,... [more]

$69.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
My Shopping Basket
Your cart does not contain any items.