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A Place of My Own
A Place of My Own
Written by Michael Pollan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307829153
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A Place of My Own
The Education of an Amateur Builder
Written by Michael Pollan


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 6, 2013
Price: $11.99

At a turning point in his life, writer Michael Pollan found himself dreaming of a small wood-frame hut in the woods near his house--a place to work, but also a "shelter for daydreams." Weaving the practical with the philosophical, this book presents a captivating personal inquiry into the art of architecture... Read more >
At Home
At Home
Written by Bill Bryson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767919395
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At Home
A Short History of Private Life
Written by Bill Bryson


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

With his signature wit, charm, and seemingly limitless knowledge, Bill Bryson takes us on a room-by-room tour through his own house, using each room as a jumping off point into the vast history of the domestic artifacts we take for granted. As he takes us through the history of our modern...

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Novel Interiors
Novel Interiors
Written by Lisa Borgnes Giramonti, Photographed by Ivan Terestchenko
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385345996
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Novel Interiors
Living in Enchanted Rooms Inspired by Literature
Written by Lisa Borgnes Giramonti
Photographed by Ivan Terestchenko


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $35.00

For those who have ever lost themselves in the stylish worlds of novels like Sense and Sensibility, The Age of Innocence, Wuthering Heights, The Picture of Dorian Gray and countless others, this design book embraces the fantasy of time and place, showing you how to bring some of those elements into your... Read more >
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The Perfectly Imperfect Home
The Perfectly Imperfect Home
Written by Deborah Needleman, Illustrated by Virginia Johnson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307720139
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The Perfectly Imperfect Home
How to Decorate and Live Well
Written by Deborah Needleman
Illustrated by Virginia Johnson


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $30.00

Style is a luxury, and luxury is simply what makes you happy.

Over the years, founding editor in chief of domino magazine Deborah Needleman has seen all kinds of rooms, with all kinds of furnishings. Her conclusion: It’s not hard to create a relaxed, stylish, and comfortable home. Just a few well-considered... Read more >
A Field Guide to American Houses
A Field Guide to American Houses
Written by Virginia Savage McAlester
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400043590
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A Field Guide to American Houses
The Definitive Guide to Identifying and Understanding America's Domestic Architecture
Written by Virginia Savage McAlester


Format: Hardcover, 880 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $50.00

Here at last: the fully expanded, updated, and freshly designed second edition of the most comprehensive and widely acclaimed guide to domestic architecture—in print since its publication in 1984, and acknowledged everywhere as the unmatched, essential reference to American houses.

Focusing on dwellings in urban and suburban neighborhoods and rural locations... Read more >
The Parthenon Enigma
The Parthenon Enigma
Written by Joan Breton Connelly
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307476593
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The Parthenon Enigma

Written by Joan Breton Connelly


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $17.95

Since the Enlightenment, the Parthenon—the greatest example of Athenian architecture—has been venerated as the definitive symbol of Western democratic values. Here, Joan Breton Connelly challenges this conventional wisdom, drawing on previously undiscovered sources to present a revolutionary new view of this peerless building. Reaching back across time to trace the Parthenon’s...

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Cubed
Cubed
Written by Nikil Saval
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385536578
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Cubed
A Secret History of the Workplace
Written by Nikil Saval


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $26.95

You mean this place we go to five days a week has a history? Cubed reveals the unexplored yet surprising story of the places where most of the world's work—our work—gets done. From "Bartleby the Scrivener" to The Office, from the steno pool to the open-plan cubicle farm, Cubed is a...

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The Architecture of Happiness
The Architecture of Happiness
Written by Alain De Botton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307277244
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The Architecture of Happiness

Written by Alain De Botton


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2008
Price: $18.00

The Achitecture of Happiness is a dazzling and generously illustrated journey through the philosophy and psychology of architecture and the indelible connection between our identities and our locations.One of the great but often unmentioned causes of both happiness and misery is the quality of our environment: the kinds of walls, chairs... Read more >
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Inspired by Tradition
Inspired by Tradition
Written by Norman Davenport Askins, Text by Susan Sully
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933759
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Inspired by Tradition
The Architecture of Norman Davenport Askins
Written by Norman Davenport Askins
Text by Susan Sully


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $60.00

Fifteen lavishly detailed Southern houses in Atlanta, Georgia, South Carolina, the Virginia Piedmont, along the Florida coasts, and in the mountains of North Carolina, from a leader in traditional architecture.
 
Esteemed Atlanta architect Norman Davenport Askins made his name with his mastery of historical precedent. His gracious and livable designs... Read more >
Black and White (and a Bit in Between)
Black and White (and a Bit in Between)
Written by Celerie Kemble
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307715982
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Black and White (and a Bit in Between)
Timeless Interiors, Dramatic Accents, and Stylish Collections
Written by Celerie Kemble


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $50.00

Black and white décor is at once dramatic and understated, modern and classic, apparent in the work of iconic designers such as Dorothy Draper and Madeleine Castaing but just as present in design today. And the inspiration is all around us—from nature (a zebra’s stripes, tree trunks rising from drifts of... Read more >
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