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Louis Comfort Tiffany
Louis Comfort Tiffany
Written by David A. Hanks, Preface by Richard H. Driehaus, Photographed by John Faier
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933537
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Louis Comfort Tiffany
Treasures from the Driehaus Collection
Written by David A. Hanks
Preface by Richard H. Driehaus
Photographed by John Faier


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $45.00

A seminal artist of the Gilded Age, Louis Comfort Tiffany is the best known and most widely collected figure in late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century American decorative arts. The splendid objects from the Driehaus Collection, installed as the inaugural exhibition of the Richard H. Driehaus Museum, showcase a wide variety of Tiffany’s... Read more >
New York 1960
New York 1960
Written by Robert A.M. Stern, David Fishman and Thomas Mellins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781885254856
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New York 1960
Architecture and Urbanism Between the Second World War and the Bicentennial
Written by Robert A.M. Stern, David Fishman and Thomas Mellins


Format: Hardcover, 1376 pages
On Sale: October 1, 1997
Price: $85.00

This is the third volume (and the fourth chronologically) in architect and historian Robert A. M. Stern's monumental series of documentary studies of New York City architecture and urbanism. New York 1880, New York 1900, and New York 1930 have comprehensively covered the architects and urban planners who defined New York... Read more >
Grand Avenues
Grand Avenues
Written by Scott W. Berg
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307556486
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Grand Avenues
The Story of Pierre Charles L'Enfant, the French Visionary Who Designed Washington, D.C.
Written by Scott W. Berg


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2009
Price: $13.99

In 1791, shortly after the United States won its independence, George Washington personally asked Pierre Charles L’Enfant—a young French artisan turned American revolutionary soldier who gained many friends among the Founding Fathers—to design the new nation's capital. L’Enfant approached this task with unparalleled vigor and passion; however, his imperious and unyielding... Read more >
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The Seduction of Place
The Seduction of Place
Written by Joseph Rykwert
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375700446
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The Seduction of Place
The History and Future of Cities
Written by Joseph Rykwert


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2002
Price: $18.00

No other place on earth is as full both of promise and of dread as the city; it is at once alienating and exciting. These concentrations of people have not, however, come about as the result of vast immutable, impersonal forces, but because of human choices. The worsening or betterment of... Read more >
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The Unending Mystery
The Unending Mystery
Written by David W. McCullough
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307429513
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The Unending Mystery
A Journey Through Labyrinths ansd Mazes
Written by David W. McCullough


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

According to legend, anyone who wandered into the labyrinth in Ancient Crete never came out again. Some labyrinths may have offered patterns for an erotic spring dance. Those on the floors of Medieval cathedrals represent mathematical perfection–and walking their paths was a symbolic approach to the divine. From ancient Mediterranean coin... Read more >
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The Victorian Fern Craze
The Victorian Fern Craze
Written by Sarah Wittingham
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747807469
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The Victorian Fern Craze

Written by Sarah Wittingham


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: January 19, 2010
Price: $12.95

Fern Fever (or Pteridomania, to give it its official name), hit Britain between 1837 and 1914 and peaked between 1840 and 1890. Although in previous centuries ferns played an important role in customs and folklore, it was only in this period that they were coveted for aesthetic reasons and that man's... Read more >
Inside Outside
Inside Outside
Written by Petra Blaisse
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932585
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Inside Outside

Written by Petra Blaisse


Format: Hardcover, 504 pages
On Sale: October 20, 2009
Price: $65.00

Petra Blaisse and her firm, Inside Outside, specialize in the rare combination of interior and landscape design, interweaving architecture and context. Interior projects use materials that introduce visual effects such as color, flexibility, seasonal change, and movement and solve acoustic, climatic, shading, and spatial issues. Landscape projects reflect a fascination with... Read more >
MAKE IT FABULOUS: The Architecture and Designs of William T. Georgis
MAKE IT FABULOUS: The Architecture and Designs of William T. Georgis
Written by William T. Georgis, Donald Albrecht and Natalie Shivers
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933315
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MAKE IT FABULOUS: The Architecture and Designs of William T. Georgis

Written by William T. Georgis, Donald Albrecht and Natalie Shivers


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $50.00

Sumptuous and scrupulous in equal measure, the work of William T. Georgis is a glamorous blend of high-style architecture and expressive, innovative applications of the traditions of the decorative arts. In the twenty years since he founded his namesake firm, Georgis has created a dazzling portfolio consisting primarily of houses and... Read more >
Landscapes in Landscapes
Landscapes in Landscapes
Written by Piet Oudolf and Noel Kingsbury
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580932929
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Landscapes in Landscapes

Written by Piet Oudolf and Noel Kingsbury


Format: Trade Paperback, 282 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $65.00

A leading figure in the New Perennial planting movement, garden designer Piet Oudolf emphasizes plant structure as the most important aspect of a successful garden. Form and texture are valued as much as color, and perennials--prized for their beauty throughout a natural life cycle--are used almost exclusively. Oudolf challenges conventional approaches... Read more >
Build, Memory
Build, Memory
Written by James Stewart Polshek
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933629
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Build, Memory

Written by James Stewart Polshek


Format: Hardcover, 528 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $60.00

A look at a life in architecture from the architect of the Rose Center at the American Museum of Natural History in New York and the Newseum in Washington, D.C.
 
James Stewart Polshek has witnessed changing architectural tastes, worked with numerous high-profile personalities, and designed many of America’s most prominent... Read more >
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