LONGSTRETH, RW: Julia Morgan, Architect (Berkeley Architectural Heritage Series)

Book cover. Julia Morgan, Architect (Berkeley Architectural Heritage Series)Longstreth, Richard W. Julia Morgan, Architect. Berkeley Architectural Heritage Association, 1977. Unmarked text. Previous owner’s name inside cover. Small corner crease on back cover. Very Good. Paperback. (#30523) $16.00

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Illustrated in black and white throughout, including a photo of Morgan. 34p. Julia Morgan (1872-1957), Architect of Hearst San Simeon State Historical Monument and Asilomar Conference Grounds designed more than 700 buildings.

Inside image: Julia Morgan, Architect (Berkeley Architectural Heritage Series)

SHOPPELL, R: Shoppell’s Modern Houses 1887

Shoppell's Modern Houses 1887, book coverShoppell, Robert. Shoppell’s Modern Houses 1887. Antiquity Reprints, 1978. Unmarked text. Previous owner’s name on cover. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#30083)

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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.

Shoppell's Modern Houses 1887, plate

CELIK, Z: Streets: Critical Perspectives on Public Space

Streets: Critical Perspectives on Public Space, BOOK coverCelik, 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

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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.

Streets: Critical Perspectives on Public Space, inside page