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Image for English Cities And Small Towns : Britain In Pictures - The British People In Pictures

English Cities And Small Towns : Britain In Pictures - The British People In Pictures

By: Betjeman, John

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, England, William Collins of London: 1943

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Store ID: 010439

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


010439: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR (John Betjeman) on title page. Has 8 pages in colour and 31 illustrations in black and white; almost one on every page. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered, but bottom edge of spine and boards is rubbed. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Mr. Betjeman describes the market towns, the small ports and harbours, the great industrial towns, ... View more info

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An American Heritage Guide (Historic Houses Of America)

By: Da Costa, Beverley (Editor)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, American Heritage Publishing Co.: 1971

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 004534

Condition: Very Good


004534: Introduction by Marshall B. Davidson. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. LCCN# 79-149725. Copy still has original blue ribbon bookmark attached. "Each of the houses listed in this Guide represents, both literally and figuratively, a landmark in the history of American life; each stands witness to this country's heritage in some way that claims our interest; and each is open to the public all or some part of the year, as indicated. ": 5.5 x 8.75 in.: 320 pages View more info

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The World's Greatest Lighthouses

By: Mariotti, Annamaria Lilla (Author) / De Fabianis, Valeria Manferto (Editor) / Ponting, Sarah (Translator)

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Vercelli, Italy, White Star: 2005

Edition: First Edition: Second Printing

Store ID: 011803

ISBN: 8854400882

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


011803: Dustjacket is complete but is lightly creased at edges. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "This book is dedicated to the most attractive lighthouses in the world, the lighthouses of our dreams, history, legends, films and novels: the small, slender lighthouses isolated amongst the rollers on a stormy coast, reachable only by boat, visited only by seagulls and inhabited by a... View more info

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The Painted Ladies Revisited San Francisco's Resplendent Victorians Inside And Out

By: Pomada, Elizabeth / Larsen, Michael

Price: $17.00

Publisher: E. P. Dutton: 1989

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010225

ISBN: 0525485082

Condition: Fine


010225: Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Printing Number Line (10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Now, eleven years after the original, Elizabeth Pomada and Michael Larsen feel this is the perfect time to take their thousands of readers back to San Francisco and give them a house tour of another marvelous collection of proud Victorians - not only to see the beautiful exteriors that continue t... View more info

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Airbrush Illustration For Architecture

By: Porter, Tom / Dombek, George

Price: $46.00

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, W. W. Norton & Company: 2003

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 005418

ISBN: 0393730220

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


005418: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Stated First Printing, Number Line (0 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) . Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Guides illustrators - beginners and the experienced alike - from the basics to the achievement of highly complex architectural images. The emphasis is always on the production of professional-looking images derived from careful observation of the source material and an understanding of tool and technique. The many illu... View more info

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Wisconsin Lighthouses (A Photographic & Historical Guide)

By: Wardius, Ken / Wardius, Barb

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Black Earth, Wisconsin, Prairie Oak Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition: Third Printing

Store ID: 006429

ISBN: 1879483602

Condition: Fine


006429: Stated First Edition. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Color photographs, full descriptions, fascinating history, and travel tips for visiting more than forty of Wisconsin's best-known lighthouses on Lake Michigan, Green Bay, Lake Superior, and Lake Winnebago. ": Photographs: 8 x 10 in.: 136 pages View more info