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De Tuin Van Het Moderne Landhuis, Buwalda, Elly
1 Buwalda, Elly De Tuin Van Het Moderne Landhuis
Amsterdam, Holland Van Holkema & Warendorf N.V. 1953 Cloth Good Fair Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
NB: Text is in Dutch throughout. Green cloth with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, binding sound, text clean, very light cockling to top edge of textblock. Dustjacket condition: Fair, generally shelfworn with a couple of vertical tears (now repaired) to front of jacket and and a small chunk missing to top of rear of jacket. Not price-clipped. 164pp. Many b/w illustrations. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Architecture: Action and Plan, Cook, Peter
2 Cook, Peter Architecture: Action and Plan
London/New York Studio Vista/Reinhold 1967 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers and a small vertical tear (approx one inch) to the top of the rear cover. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 96pp. Many b/w illustrations. Architecture is seen in this book as a series of ideas based on fundamental human motives and aspirations, the three-dimensional extension of our personalities. The buildings and experimental projects illustrated are largely taken from the 20th century and the author attempts to read their significance with reference to the world of our own experience. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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3 Cousseau, Henry-Claude Helion
Paris Editions Du Regard 1992 2903370761 / 9782903370763 First Edition. Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
NB: Text is in French throughout. Black hardcover with "Helion" blindstamped on front cover and spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear and light soiling to rear cover. 359pp. Profusely illustrated in colour and b/w. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Een Pavilijoen in Arcadie: Geschiedenis Van De Follie, Deiters, Patricia
4 Deiters, Patricia Een Pavilijoen in Arcadie: Geschiedenis Van De Follie
Rotterdam, Netherlands Nederlands Architectuurinstituut 1989 9072469135 / 9789072469137 Soft cover Fine No Jacket Book 
NB: Text is in Dutch throughout. Softcover. Condition: Fine, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. 82pp. Many colour illustrations. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Theo van Doesburg on European Architecture: Complete Essays from Het Bouwbedrijf 1924-1931, Doesburg, Theo van
5 Doesburg, Theo van Theo van Doesburg on European Architecture: Complete Essays from Het Bouwbedrijf 1924-1931
Basel, Berlin, Boston Birkhauser 1990 3764322985 / 9783764322984 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Red hardcover with title in black on fron cover and spine.Translated from Dutch into English by Charlotte I.Loeb and Arthur L.Loeb. 324pp. Many b/w illustrations. Theo van Doesburg's reviews on architecture collected in this volume give an overall picture of the most important developments of European architecture in the1920's seen from the avant-garde point of view of a contemporary. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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6 Jacques, David and Van Der Horst, Arend Jan The Gardens of William and Mary
London Christopher Helm 1988 0747016089 / 9780747016083 First Edition. Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Terracotta colour hardcover with titles in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. Not price-clipped. 224pp. 24 colour photographs and 130 b/w illustrations. This book celebrates the gardens of William and Mary both in Britain and the Netherlands. It traces the history of the Dutch garden; describes some of the greatest gardens, and looks at the plants in use in the light of the Dutch and British maritime trade and the growth of plant hunting. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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De Stijl: 1917-1931 - Visions of Utopia, Jaffe, Hans L.C. (intro.)
7 Jaffe, Hans L.C. (intro.) De Stijl: 1917-1931 - Visions of Utopia
Oxford Phaidon Press Ltd. 1988 0714822507 / 9780714822501 Hardcover Good Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Third impression. White hardcover with title in black on spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear and some light sunning to cover edges. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Some very light cockling to top edge of last few pages. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear and light sunning to spine. 255pp. Many colour and b/w illustrations. The De Stijl movement is thoroughly documented in this book, which was originally published to accompany the first major exhibition of De Stijl art in nearly thirty years. Organised by the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, the exhibition toured to Washington, Amsterdam and Otterlo. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Mies van der Rohe, Johnson, Philip C.
8 Johnson, Philip C. Mies van der Rohe
New York The Museum of Modern Art 1953 Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Softcover. Second revised edition. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear and soiling and light sunning to cover edges. 215pp. Many b/w illustrations. The first edition of this monograph was published to accompany the exhibition held at The Museum of Modern Art, New York from September 16 to November 23, 1947. This second revised edition has a section added (pages 166-185) to cover the period from 1948 to 1953. The list of works, bibliography and writings by Mies van der Rohe were also brought up to date. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Petrus Christus - Renaissance Master of Bruges, Maartens, Maximiliaan P.J. (intro.)
9 Maartens, Maximiliaan P.J. (intro.) Petrus Christus - Renaissance Master of Bruges
New York The Metropolitan Museum of Art 1994 0870996959 / 9780870996955 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers, and just a hint of sunning to very edges of text. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 232pp. Many b/w and several colour illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibtion of work by the early Netherlandish painter, Petrus Christus (c.1410/20 - 1475/76) held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York from April 14 to July 31, 1994. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Wetlands, Mitsch, William J. And Gosselink, James G.
10 Mitsch, William J. And Gosselink, James G. Wetlands
New York Van Nostrand Reinhold 1993 0442008058 / 9780442008055 Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Second edition. Condition: Fine, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. 722pp. Several b/w tables and diagrams. Includes sections on the definition of Wetlands, the Wetland environment and management, coastal and inland wetland ecosystems. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Neue Grafik - Issue no.7, September 1960, Muller-Brockmann, J. et al. (eds.)
11 Muller-Brockmann, J. et al. (eds.) Neue Grafik - Issue no.7, September 1960
Switzerland Verlag Otto Walter, AG 1960 Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
NB: Text is in three languages, German, English and French, Softcover. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear to covers. Hint of sunning to cover edges and very edges of pages. 60pp. Many b/w illustrations. This issue includes the following articles: A Training System for the Graphic Designer, Exhibition "Swiss Design", Brochure for the use of Advertisers and Van Insignia. Scarce. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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The 1st Russian Show: A Commemoration of the Van Diemen Exhibition, Berlin, 1922, Nakov, Andrei B. (intro.)
12 Nakov, Andrei B. (intro.) The 1st Russian Show: A Commemoration of the Van Diemen Exhibition, Berlin, 1922
London Annely Juda Fine Art 1983 Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Softcover. Grey card cover with title in maroon on spine. Condition: Near fine, with just a hint of shelfwear to top of spine, and very light creasing to spine. No inscriptions. This catalogue was published to accompany the exhibition held at Annely Juda Fine Art, London from 15 September to 3 December 1983, which included work by Nikolai Suetin, Marc Chagall, Wassily Kandinsky and Alexandra Exter. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Towards Universality: Le Corbusier, Mies and De Stijl, Padovan, Richard
13 Padovan, Richard Towards Universality: Le Corbusier, Mies and De Stijl
London Routledge 2002 0419240306 / 9780419240303 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 237pp. Many b/w diagrams. The central theme of this book is the striving for universality as opposed to the individual and the particular. The paintings of De Stijl artists like Van Doesbury and Mondrian contiuned in theor, beyond the limits of the canvas their architecture sought to abolish the wall as the boundary between inteiror and exterior space. In contrast, each of Le Corbusier's buildings and paintings were a self-contained universe in themselves, held within a clear frame. Mies Van der Rohe fluctuated between the two ideals. 
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The Heroic Period of Modern Architecture 1917-1937 (Architectural Design 12, Vol. XXXV, December 1965, Pidgeon, Monica (ed.)
14 Pidgeon, Monica (ed.) The Heroic Period of Modern Architecture 1917-1937 (Architectural Design 12, Vol. XXXV, December 1965
London The Standard Catalogue Co. Ltd. 1965 First Edition. Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers and light sunning to edges of covers. Binding sound. 63pp. plus many period trade advertisements. Many b/w photographic illustrations. Short introduction by Alison and Peter Smithson, laying out their intentions in the issue, i.e. to create a "work-document" chronologically encapsulating the period of modern architecture from 1917-1937, attempting to recapture the excitement and confidence felt by architects at that time. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Glass/Light, Piper, John (foreword)
15 Piper, John (foreword) Glass/Light
London Thorn Lighting Ltd. 1978 Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers and light sunning to page edges. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Unpaginated. 34 colour plates. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of stained glass held at the Royal Exchange from 18 July to 12 August 1978 under the auspices of the Festival of the City of London, and sponsored by Thorn Lighting in conjunction with The Times and Sunday Times. The catalogue includes spectacular glass designs by artists such as Marc Chagall, John Piper, Harry Clarke, Johan Thorn Prikker, Patrick Reyntiens, Jean Cocteau, Fernand Leger and Theo van Doesburg. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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16 Pommer, Richard and Otto, Christian F. Weissenhof 1927 and the Modern Movement in Architecture
Chicago and London The University of Chicago Press 1991 0226675157 / 9780226675152 Cloth Fine Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Maroon cloth with title in silver on spine. Condition: Fine, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 304pp. 273 b/w illustrations. In their comprehensive account of the Weissenhof project, the authors examine how this exhibition of modern architecture took shape in the conditions of Weimar Germany and how it became a crucial event in the emergence and reception of architecture of the time. The exhibition included designs by Le Corbusier, Walter Gropius and J.J.P.Oud as well as Mies van der Rohe. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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Van Gogh to Kandinsky: Symbolist Landscape in Europe 1880-1910, Rapetti, Rodolphe (intro.)
17 Rapetti, Rodolphe (intro.) Van Gogh to Kandinsky: Symbolist Landscape in Europe 1880-1910
Edinburgh National Galleries of Scotland, 2012 1906270546 / 9781906270544 Soft cover Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Fine, with very light shelfwear to covers and a light smudge to p.11. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 207pp. Many colour illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition held at the Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh from 14 Jul to 14 October 2012 which then toured to the Ateneum Art Museum, Helsinki. Prior to arriving in Edinburgh, the exhibition had been held at the Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam, under the title Dreams of Nature: Symbolism from Van Gogh to Kandinsky. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Architectuur En Landschap: De Techniek Van De Rationele, Formele En Picturale Enscenering, Reh, W and Steenbergen, C.M.
18 Reh, W and Steenbergen, C.M. Architectuur En Landschap: De Techniek Van De Rationele, Formele En Picturale Enscenering
Delft, Holland Publikatieburo Bouwkunde 1992 905269110X / 9789052691107 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
NB: Text is in Dutch throughout. Softcover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers and light sunning to spine. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 260pp. Many b/w illustrations. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Hortus Floridus - The Second Book: Contayning a Very Lively and True Description of the Flowers of the Summer, Autumn and Winter: By Crispin Van De Pass, Rohde, Eleanour Sinclair (preface)
19 Rohde, Eleanour Sinclair (preface) Hortus Floridus - The Second Book: Contayning a Very Lively and True Description of the Flowers of the Summer, Autumn and Winter: By Crispin Van De Pass
London The Cresset Press Ltd. 1929 Hardcover Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
The text is translated from the Latin by Spencer Savage, and the caliigraphy is by Margaret Shipton. Rectangular super octavo (7 1/2 by 11 1/4 in.). Marbled paper covered boards with titles in gilt on dark green leather spine. Condition: Good, head and tail of spine lightly rubbed, with light shelfwear to covers. Light browning to endpapers. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. The tissue guards to each plate are nearly all present, and are fairly browned. Dustjacket condition: Fair, generally lightly shelfworn and lightly browned with some small repaired tears to edges. Two large chunks missing to head and tail of spine of the jacket (approx. 2in. and 1.5 in. respectively). New tape repairs to spine and surrounding edges of jacket. Beautifully illustrated with b/w reproductions of 17th century copper engravings by Crispin van de Pass. This edition is no.257 of 500 copies of the book on mould made paper. (There were also 30 copies printed on Arnold hand made paper, numbered I-XXX). Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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Mies van der Rohe: Critical Essays, Schulze, Franz (ed.)
20 Schulze, Franz (ed.) Mies van der Rohe: Critical Essays
New York The Museum of Modern Art, New York (distributed by the MIT Press) 1989 026219287x / 9780262192873 Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 
Cream speckled cloth with title in silver on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear. 207pp. Many b/w illustrations. This book, which had its origins in the historic "Mies van der Rohe centennial exhibition" at the Museum of Modern Art, presents several provocative writings on Mies's architecture and thought. It includes sections on his maturation as thinker and builder during the 1920's, his political ideology as well as that of other architects of the modern movement in the context of the Weimar years and the first years of the Third Reich. Also addressed are the issues of tradition and modernity in Mies's lifework through a careul analysis of several of his early houses. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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