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The Contemporary House

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The Contemporary House

Jonathan Bell, Ellie Stathaki

Architecture; Residential buildings, domestic buildings

Hardback

A vital look at new city living, featuring seventy of the world's most innovative, extreme and ingenious houses. [more]

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Urban Sanctuary

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Urban Sanctuary

Anna Johnson and Richard

Art & Architecture; Architecture

Hardback

Urban Sanctuary showcases outstanding contemporary houses from Australia and New Zealand situated in urban contexts that explore... [more]

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City Unseen: New Visions of an Urban Planet

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City Unseen: New Visions of an Urban Planet

Karen C. Seto, Meredith Reba

City & town planning - architectural aspects; Urban communities; Geography; Travel & holiday

Hardback

Stunning satellite images of one hundred cities show our urbanizing planet in a new light to reveal the fragile relationship... [more]

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City of Light

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City of Light

Rupert Christiansen

History of architecture; History; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900

Hardback

A sparkling, authoritative account of the reinvention of Paris in the mid-nineteenth century as the most beautiful, exciting... [more]

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Scrapers: A Visual Guide to Extraordinary Buildings

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Scrapers: A Visual Guide to Extraordinary Buildings

Zack Scott

Graphic design; Architecture

Hardback

With this exquisite illustrative masterpiece, Zack Scott explores in stunning detail the majestic constructions that humans... [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

Art & Architecture; Stained glass: artworks; Decorative arts; Religious buildings; Social & cultural history

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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Rice's Language of Buildings

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Rice's Language of Buildings

Matthew Rice

Architecture; Reference works

Hardback

A new, larger format edition of Rice's Architectural Primer.<br /><br />This... [more]

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The History of Landscape Design in 100 Gardens

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The History of Landscape Design in 100 Gardens

Linda A. Chisholm

Landscape art & architecture; Gardening; Garden design & planning; Landscape gardening

Hardback

An illustrated history of garden design as told through iconic gardens from around the world. [more]

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Spectrum: Heritage Patterns and Colours

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Spectrum: Heritage Patterns and Colours

Ros Byam Shaw

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Furniture design; Fashion & textiles: design; Professional interior design; Interior design, decor & style guides

Hardback

A visual analysis of the colours used in furnishing fabrics and wallpapers from the 15th century to now, providing inspiration... [more]

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Spomenik Monument Database

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Spomenik Monument Database

Donald Niebyl, Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell

Memorials, monuments; Travel & holiday

Hardback

The first ever spomenik guidebook, with over 75 examples alongside map references and information on why they exist and... [more]

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Brutal Bloc Postcards: Soviet era postcards from the Eastern Bloc

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Brutal Bloc Postcards: Soviet era postcards from the Eastern Bloc

Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell

Photographs: collections; History of architecture; History; Marxism & Communism

Hardback

A collection of previously unpublished postcards from the former Eastern Bloc - sinister, funny, poignant and surreal, they... [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

The latest addition to the stylish Mid-Century Modern gift range, featuring elegant illustrations of classic pieces presented... [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

Presents over 100 of the world's most significant residential buildings, now published in a compact format to create a handy... [more]

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Rome, Ostia, Pompeii: Movement and Space.

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Rome, Ostia, Pompeii: Movement and Space.

Ray Laurence, David J. Newsome

City & town planning - architectural aspects; History; European history; Classical history & classical civilisation; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology

Paperback

Studies of the Roman city are currently shifting away from architecture towards a dynamic understanding of activities within... [more]

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Islamic Monuments in Cairo: The Practical Guide (New Revised 7th Edition)

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Islamic Monuments in Cairo: The Practical Guide (New Revised 7th Edition)...

Caroline Williams

Religious buildings; History of religion; Islam; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

A new, fully revised edition of this perennially popular guide to Cairo's Islamic monuments [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

The next in our Spotter's Guide series reveals 120 of the world's great human constructions and where to find them, from cloud-piercing... [more]

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Living in Mexico

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Living in Mexico

Barbara Stoeltie, Rene Stoeltie, Angelika Taschen

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Professional interior design

Hardback

Rustic wood, wrought iron, vibrant color, and tantalizing patterns: the homes of Mexico blend native tribal styles and Spanish... [more]

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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

Hardback

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

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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]

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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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The World's Most Beautiful Castles

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The World's Most Beautiful Castles

Jasmina Trifoni

Architecture; Castles & fortifications; History: specific events & topics

Hardback

When the Roman legions could no longer successfully defend the borders of the Empire, and its territory was prey to raids... [more]

$79.99

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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; Structural engineering

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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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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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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