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Contemporary Follies
Contemporary Follies
Written by Keith Moskow and Robert Linn
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933407
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Contemporary Follies

Written by Keith Moskow and Robert Linn


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $40.00

Contemporary Follies showcases outstanding examples of contemporary design that address our place in nature. Emerging from the Enlightenment spirit of Jean-Jacques Rousseau and Thomas Jefferson, the English picturesque folly, and the forest retreats of Scandinavian modernists, these projects inspire contemplation and creativity in their spatial energy and alliance with the environment... Read more >
New York 2000
New York 2000
Written by Robert A.M. Stern, David Fishman and Jacob Tilove
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580931779
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New York 2000
Architecture and Urbanism Between the Bicentennial and the Millennium
Written by Robert A.M. Stern, David Fishman and Jacob Tilove


Format: Hardcover, 1520 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2006
Price: $100.00

Touted by Publisher's Weekly as "an unprecedented record," the new book in the New York series, New York 2000, is indeed an exceptional survey of this great city's architectural heritage. As the world's financial and cultural capital, New York demands the best in architectural design and balances the constant pressure to... Read more >
The New French Interior
The New French Interior
Written by Penny Drue Baird
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933100
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The New French Interior

Written by Penny Drue Baird


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2011
Price: $50.00

Through her first book, Bringing Paris Home, Penny Drue Baird established herself as an authority on all things French—interior design, flea market and antiques shopping, Parisian life, and stylish entertaining. In The New French Interior, she moves beyond the traditional historic styles to explore the design elements that make up the... Read more >
Made to Order
Made to Order
Written by Campion Platt, Foreword by Jay McInerney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932806
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Made to Order

Written by Campion Platt
Foreword by Jay McInerney


Format: Hardcover, 232 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $50.00

Clean and simple design coupled with an embrace of color, beautifully crafted millwork, and environmentally friendly materials are hallmarks of the work of Campion Platt.
          
Every project is firmly rooted in the belief that handcrafting a home of one’s own should be a pleasure, and that an individualized, intensely... Read more >
Pushing the Limits
Pushing the Limits
Written by Henry Petroski
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307427366
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Pushing the Limits
New Adventures in Engineering
Written by Henry Petroski


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

Here are two dozen tales in the grand adventure of engineering from the Henry Petroski, who has been called America’s poet laureate of technology. Pushing the Limits celebrates some of the largest things we have created–bridges, dams, buildings--and provides a startling new vision of engineering’s past, its present, and its future. Along... Read more >
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Green Design
Green Design
Written by Marcus Fairs
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556438363
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Green Design
Creative Sustainable Designs for the Twenty-First Century
Written by Marcus Fairs


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: September 22, 2009
Price: $25.00

In this timely book, author Marcus Fairs helps readers understand the shift of green design from marginal to mainstream by featuring products and buildings that address immediate concerns about global warming and environmental degradation. Through vast architectural projects to modest one-off pieces of salvaged furniture, the book shows how the design... Read more >
At Home
At Home
Written by Bill Bryson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375434310
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At Home
A Short History of Private Life
Written by Bill Bryson


Format: Trade Paperback, 784 pages
On Sale: October 26, 2010
Price: $29.00

From one of the most beloved authors of our  time—more than six million copies of his books have been sold in this country alone—a fascinating excursion into the history behind the place we call home.

“Houses aren’t refuges from history. They are where history ends up.”
 
Bill Bryson and his family... Read more >
The Unending Mystery
The Unending Mystery
Written by David W. McCullough
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400031641
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The Unending Mystery
A Journey Through Labyrinths ansd Mazes
Written by David W. McCullough


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2005
Price: $14.00

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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Between Silence and Light
Between Silence and Light
Written by Louis I. Kahn and John Lobell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306048
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Between Silence and Light
Spirit in the Architecture of Louis I. Kahn
Written by Louis I. Kahn and John Lobell


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $24.95

In the development of contemporary architecture, no one has had a greater influence than Louis I. Kahn, whose many buildings include the Salk Institute, the Yale Study Center, and the Exeter Library. He is remembered, however, not only as a master builder, but also as one of the most important and... Read more >
Human Dimension and Interior Space
Human Dimension and Interior Space
Written by Julius Panero and Martin Zelnik
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434601
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Human Dimension and Interior Space
A Source Book of Design Reference Standards
Written by Julius Panero and Martin Zelnik


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $18.99

The study of human body measurements on a comparative basis is known as anthropometrics. Its applicability to the design process is seen in the physical fit, or interface, between the human body and the various components of interior space.

Human Dimension and Interior Space is the first major anthropometrically based reference book... Read more >
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