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.

MEIDAN, A: Art Nouveau in Buenos Aires: A Love Story

Art Nouveau in Buenos Aires: A Love Story, book coverMeidan, Anat. Art Nouveau in Buenos Aires: A Love Story. Ediciones PolĂ­grafa, 2017. ISBN: 9788434313613. Unmarked. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26207) $40.00

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Beautifully illustrated. 241p. Index. Measures 10×12 inches. Working with Gustavo Sosa Pinilla, Meidan toured the city and meticulously documented its architecture.

BLAKE, P: The Master Builders: Le Corbusier, Mies Van Der Rohe, Frank Lloyd Wright

 The Master Builders: Le Corbusier, Mies Van Der Rohe, Frank Lloyd Wright, book coverBlake, Peter. The Master Builders: Le Corbusier, Mies Van Der Rohe, Frank Lloyd Wright. W W Norton & Co Inc, 1976. ISBN: 0393007960. Unmarked text. Good. Paperback. (#26155) $12.00

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Tells the story of modern architecture through the lives of three men who changed the face of cities in the twentieth century.

Le Corbusier gave to modern design a sure and brilliant sense of form; Mies brought an almost Gothic discipline of structure; and Wright heralded a new and dramatic concept of space and freedom. Through this triple focus, Peter Blake provides a perspective on the entire range of twentieth-century architecture.

Includes photographs and plans. 430p. Index.

STOCKHOLM INTERNATIONAL WATER INSTITUTE: Drainage Basin Security–Balancing Production, Trade and Water Use: Proceedings of the 13th Stockholm Water Symposium August 11-14, 2003

Stockholm International Water Institute. Drainage Basin Security–Balancing Production, Trade and Water Use: Proceedings of the 13th Stockholm Water Symposium August 11-14, 2003. International Water Association, 2004. ISBN: 1843394634. Unmarked. Some edge wear. Good. Paperback. (#26147) $30.00

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Issues addressed based on a systems approach. Key words index. Participants included P.A. Wilderer, R. Lenton, J. Ramirez-Vaellejo and P. Rogers, E. Gabbrielli, I.R. Cader, D. Duncan, and M. Meybeck. 242p.

FOLEY, DL: Governing the London Region: Reorganization and Planning in the 1960’s

Foley, Donald L. Governing the London Region: Reorganization and Planning in the 1960’s. University of California Press, 1972. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26137) $16.00

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Maps and tables. 223p. Glossary. Notes. Appendix. Index. An account of the combined efforts of the British central government, various regional organizations and local government to cope with the varied problems of metropolitan London in the 1960s.

VAN SCHAIK, L: Ecocells: Landscapes and Masterplans by Hamzah and Yeang

Ecosystem, Recycling, Ecology, Landscape Architecture, Environmental Design, book covervan Schaik, Leon. Ecocells: Landscapes and Masterplans by Hamzah and Yeang. Wiley Academy, 2003. ISBN: 0470851198. Unmarked. Measures 5 inches square. Very Good. Paperback. (#26133) $16.00

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Illustrated throughout. 144p. The ecocell is a vertical integrating device to bring landscape elements, daylight, rainwater, natural ventilation and sewage recycling vertically across all levels of the builtform. The concept is explained in two masterplan projects by Hamzah and Yeang (registered T. R. Hamzah and Yeang Sdn. Bhd.) the Amsterdam Center of Science & Technology and the West Kowloon Waterfront Development.

PHILP, GL: Cherry Culture in California (Revised January 1947, Circular 46)

Cherry Culture in California (Revised January 1947, Circular 46), book coverPhilp, Guy L. Cherry Culture in California (Revised January 1947, Circular 46). California Agricultural Extension Service, University of California, Berkeley, 1947. Unmarked. Some age tanning. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26118) $12.00

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Black and white illustrations. 51p. Topics include soil, varieties, pollination, planting, and more.

Cherry Culture in California (Revised January 1947, Circular 46), inside pages