CITY OF MOUNTAIN VIEW: Public Art in Mountain View

Public Art in Mountain View. City of Mountain View, 1998. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26766) $20.00

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Well illustrated. Map. 40p.

Artists include Michael James, JoeSam, Daniel Goldstein, Susan Pascal Beran, Elizabeth MacQueen, Stephen Fitz-Gerald, Roger Arvid Anderson, Larry Schank, Howard Streight, Thomas Ingmire, John Littleby, Claude Ferguson, Lulu Torbet, Woodward Payne, Jovani, Jean Bain, Albert Guibara, Ting Shao Kuang, and Kenneth Frederick von Roenn Jr.

POPENCE, D: Suburban Environment; Sweden and the United States (Studies of Urban Society)

Popence, David. Suburban Environment; Sweden and the United States (Studies of Urban Society). University of Chicago Press, 1977. ISBN: 0226675424. Unmarked text. Dust jacket with chipping and bends. 1978 review from American Anthropology, by Lisa R. Peattie, pasted in on front end page. Previous owner’s name inside cover. Very Good in good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26727) $12.00

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Topics include Vallingby, Levittown, residential environments, the implications of urban housing, and more. Index. Illustrated with photos and maps. Appendices. Index. 275p.

FELLOW, R: Edwardian Architecture: Style and Technology

Fellow, Richard. Edwardian Architecture: Style and Technology. London: Lund Humphries, 1995. ISBN: 0853316538. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket under a clear protective cover. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26693) $12.00

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This book includes examples of a range of different building types. All are discussed in detail against the background of the contemporary architectural debate, the advance of technology, social change, and urban growth.

Edwardian architecture is an architectural style popular during the reign of King Edward VII of the United Kingdom (1901 to 1910). It is is generally less ornate than high or late Victorian architecture.

Illustrated. 160p. Measures 8.75×10.75 inches.

BOSSELMANN, P: Representation of Places: Reality and Realism in City Design

Bosselmann, Peter. Representation of Places: Reality and Realism in City Design. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1998. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket.Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26653) $18.00

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Illustrated throughout. Examines how designers can communicate the changes they envision in order that “the rest of us” adequately understand how those changes will affect our lives. Notes. Bibliography. 228p.

NEWTON, D: London West of the Bars (The County Books Series)

Newton, Douglas. London West of the Bars (The County Books Series). London: Robert Hale Limited, 1951. Text appears unmarked. Inscription inside cover and name on front end page. Some chipping on clipped dust jacket. . Good in good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26566) $12.00

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Foldout map. 49 illustrations. 336p. Index.

Story of the London that was exalted from the chief town of a kingdom to the capital of a world empire

London West of the Bars (The County Books Series), inside pages

LANSING, JB: Planned Residential Environments

Planned Residential Environments, book coverLansing, John B.; Marans, Robert W.; Zehner, Robert B. Planned Residential Environments. Institute For Social Research, University Of Michigan, 1974. ISBN: 0879440872. Unmarked text. Good. Paperback. (#26552) $12.00

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Illustrated. Topics include the selection of communities, outdoor recreation, local transportation and more. Finding research includes 1253 interviews. Bibliography, Appendices. 296p.

WOODBRIDGE, SB: Architecture: San Francisco: The Guide

Woodbridge, Sally B.; Woodbridge, John M. Architecture: San Francisco: The Guide. American Institute of Architects, San Francisco Chapter, 1982. Unmarked. 200p. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26247) $10.00

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Covers over 1000 buildings with over 200 photographs and 18 maps. Glossary of Styles. Bibliography. Styles include Gothic Revival, Italianate, San Francisco Stick, Queen Anne, Romanesque Revival, Classical Revival, Chicago School, Craftsman, Spanish Colonial, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Bay Tradition, and more.