|Shoppell, Robert. Shoppell’s Modern Houses 1887. Antiquity Reprints, 1978. Unmarked text. Previous owner’s name on cover. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#30083) $25.00
Includes plans, drawings and text.
Shoppell’s company, the Co-operative Building Plan Association, published designs between 1881 and 1907 targeted to an audience of architects, builders, and real estate people. Topics include sideboards, dressers, furnishings, green house and hotbeds, children’s play house, and more. 32p.
Also four lain in reproductions on glossy stock, each measuring 8×10 inches.
|Celik, Zeynep; Favro, Diane; Ingersoll, Richard.
Streets: Critical Perspectives on Public Space.
University of California Press, 1994. ISBN: 0520205286. Unmarked text. Previous owner’s name on front end page. Very Good. Paperback. (#30049) $14.00
Essays by Spiro Kostof’s students. Include pre-Columbian Inca settlements, fourteenth-century Cairo, nineteenth-century New Orleans, and twentieth-century Tokyo. Focusing on individual streets around the world and from different historical periods, the collection is an inviting overview of the street as an urban institution.
Authors Include Spiro Kostof, Paul Groth, Marc Treib, Heng Chye Kiang, Greg Castillo, Nezar AlSayyad, Zeynep Celik, Fikret K. Yegul, and others.