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Jim Olson Houses
Jim Olson Houses
Written by Olson Sundberg Kundig Allen, Introduction by Michael Webb
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932523
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Jim Olson Houses

Written by Olson Sundberg Kundig Allen
Introduction by Michael Webb


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2009
Price: $65.00

The sixteen houses and apartments featured here respond to different needs and sites, but all share a common DNA. They are the product of a singular vision and a collaborative process.

—Michael Webb

 

Seattle-based architect Jim Olson, the founding partner of Olson Sundberg Kundig Allen Architects, is particularly known for his subtly elegant... Read more >
Makers of Modern Architecture, Volume II
Makers of Modern Architecture, Volume II
Written by Martin Filler
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590176887
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Makers of Modern Architecture, Volume II
From Le Corbusier to Rem Koolhaas
Written by Martin Filler


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $29.95

In this much-anticipated  sequel to his critically acclaimed Makers of Modern Architecture (2007)
longtime New York Review of Books contributor Martin Filler—“probably the best all-round architecture critic currently working in the United States,” according to the architectural journalist David Cohn—offers another penetrating series of concise but authoritative studies on leading exponents... Read more >
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Edith Wharton at Home
Edith Wharton at Home
Written by Richard Guy Wilson, Photographed by John Arthur, Introduction by Pauline C. Metcalf
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933285
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Edith Wharton at Home
Life at the Mount
Written by Richard Guy Wilson
Photographed by John Arthur
Introduction by Pauline C. Metcalf


Format: Hardcover, 188 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $45.00

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s country place in the Berkshires, is truly an autobiographical house. There Wharton wrote some of her best-known and successful novels, including Ethan Frome and House of Mirth. The house itself, completed in 1902, embodies principles set forth in Wharton's famous book The Decoration of Houses, and the... Read more >
The Pentagon
The Pentagon
Written by Steve Vogel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812973259
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The Pentagon
A History
Written by Steve Vogel


Format: Trade Paperback, 672 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2008
Price: $18.00

The creation of the Pentagon in seventeen whirlwind months during World War II is one of the great construction feats in American history, involving a tremendous mobilization of manpower, resources, and minds. In astonishingly short order, Brigadier General Brehon B. Somervell conceived and built an institution that ranks with the White... Read more >
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All Over the Map
All Over the Map
Written by Michael Sorkin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844672202
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All Over the Map
Writing on Buildings and Cities
Written by Michael Sorkin


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $26.95

Robert Hughes once described Michael Sorkin as “unique in America––brave, principled, highly informed and fiercely funny.” All Over the Map confirms all of these superlatives as Sorkin assaults “the national security city, with its architecture of manufactured fear.” Read more >
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Higher
Higher
Written by Neal Bascomb
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767912686
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Higher
A Historic Race to the Sky and the Making of a City
Written by Neal Bascomb


Format: Trade Paperback, 360 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2004
Price: $19.00

The Roaring Twenties in New York was a time of exuberant ambition, free-flowing optimism, an explosion of artistic expression in the age of Prohibition. New York was the city that embodied the spirit and strength of a newly powerful America. 

In 1924, in the vibrant heart of Manhattan, a fierce rivalry... Read more >
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Artful Decoration
Artful Decoration
Written by Andrew Fisher and Jeffry Weisman, Introduction by Margaret Russell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933582
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Artful Decoration

Written by Andrew Fisher and Jeffry Weisman
Introduction by Margaret Russell


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $50.00

Andrew Fisher and Jeffry Weisman delight in the unexpected. They revel in beautiful contradictions to create interiors that blend the exotic and the traditional and refresh classic ideas with handmade, whimsical details. Both designers contribute an essential element to every project: Andrew Fisher injects opulence and glamour, hand-decorating chandeliers with shells... Read more >
Cube Chic
Cube Chic
Written by Kelly Moore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594741050
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Cube Chic

Written by Kelly Moore


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2006
Price: $15.95

Had enough of your bland, boring office cubicle? Cube Chic has the solution. This hip, irreverent style book offers inspirational cube designs for every taste, from Tiki to Zen. With more than 90 full-color photographs and helpful decorating tips, you’ll learn how to transform your work space into your own cube-sized... Read more >
Edwin Lutyens
Edwin Lutyens
Written by Gavin Stamp
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932370
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Edwin Lutyens
Country Houses
Written by Gavin Stamp


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: June 16, 2009
Price: $65.00

Edwin Lutyens (1869–1944), perhaps the greatest British architect of the twentieth century, was introduced by garden designer Gertrude Jekyll, his celebrated collaborator, to Edward Hudson, the founder of the great British magazine Country Life, in 1889. Hudson thereafter did all he could to promote the work of a man he admired... Read more >
Best Addresses
Best Addresses
Written by James M. Goode
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780874744767
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Best Addresses
A Century of Washington's Distinguished Apartment Houses
Written by James M. Goode


Format: Hardcover, 597 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2003
Price: $65.00

A century ago, the popularity of early Washington landmarks like Stoneleigh Court and the controversial Cairo (which, at a soaring twelve stories, shocked District officials into enacting the city's height limit) made it clear that apartment living was here to stay. By the 1920s, Beaux Art and Art Deco palaces offered... Read more >
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