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Georgian Garden Buildings
Georgian Garden Buildings
Written by Sarah Rutherford
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747811015
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Georgian Garden Buildings

Written by Sarah Rutherford


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $15.95

Georgian garden buildings often seem monuments to rich mens' folly and whimsy, but they always had a purpose, whether functional or ornamental. Today they are valued for their social history and their key place in the history of architecture and landscape design, as well as often for their sheer beauty or... Read more >
Landscape Graphics
Landscape Graphics
Written by Grant Reid
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434182
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Landscape Graphics

Written by Grant Reid


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2012
Price: $15.99

Announcing the new revised edition of the classic industry reference! Landscape Graphics is the architect’s ultimate guide to all the basic graphics techniques used in landscape design and landscape architecture. Progressing from the basics into more sophisticated techniques, this guide offers clear instruction on graphic language and the design process, the... Read more >
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A New Kind of Bleak
Journeys through Urban Britain
Written by Owen Hatherley


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 31, 2012
Price: $19.95

In A Guide to the New Ruins of Great Britain, Owen Hatherley skewered New Labour’s architectural legacy in all its witless swagger. Now, in the year of the Diamond Jubilee and the London Olympics, he sets out to describe what the Coalition’s altogether different approach to economic mismanagement and civic irresponsibility... Read more >
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Chicago's Bridges
Chicago's Bridges
Written by Nathan Holth
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747811039
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Chicago's Bridges

Written by Nathan Holth


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $9.95

Stretching more than 150 miles and cutting through the city that bears its name, the Chicago River divides the Second City into the North Side and the South Side. In 1832, the first bridge across the river was constructed. In 1834, the first moveable bridge was erected. Today, Chicago is home... Read more >
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Mail-Order Homes
Sears Homes and Other Kit Houses
Written by Rebecca Hunter


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $9.95

At the turn of the last century, the American middle class was expanding rapidly as homesteaders moved west and as trains took travellers across the country, where they established themselves in the depot towns that erupted along train lines. With that growth came the demand for new homes, and from that... Read more >
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Traditional Building Materials

Written by Matthew Slocombe


Format: eBook, 104 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $10.95

Steel and glass now dominate modern British cities, but the country can still boast millions of older houses constructed of more traditional building materials. Many date from the period before easy nationwide transportation, when these materials were usually grown on or extracted from land in the locality. As a result, Britain... Read more >
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Thomas Heatherwick
Thomas Heatherwick
Written by Thomas Heatherwick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933346
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Thomas Heatherwick
Making
Written by Thomas Heatherwick


Format: Hardcover, 600 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $75.00

The first retrospective publication on the work of award-winning designer Thomas Heatherwick (the subject of a 2012 exhibit at the Victoria and Albert Museum) offers an in-depth look at all aspects of the innovator's creative, design, and manufacturing processes.

Heatherwick is known as one of the greatest innovators of our era... Read more >
Building The Dream
Building The Dream
Written by Gwendolyn Wright
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307817112
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Building The Dream

Written by Gwendolyn Wright


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: May 9, 2012
Price: $18.99

For Gwendolyn Wright, the houses of America are the diaries of the American people. They create a fascinating chronicle of the way we have lived, and a reflection of every political, economic, or social issue we have been concerned with. Why did plantation owners build uniform cabins for their slaves? Why were... Read more >
New Orleans New Elegance
New Orleans New Elegance
Written by Kerri McCaffety, Introduction by Julia Reed
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933322
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New Orleans New Elegance

Written by Kerri McCaffety
Introduction by Julia Reed


Format: Hardcover, 220 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $50.00

Award-winning photographer Kerri McCaffety looks at the city's most innovative and iconic interiors in a quest to define the essence of the unique New Orleans style. Sumptuous fabrics, elegant architectural details, intricate collections, bold abstract art, and fresh, contemporary lines are all captured in her stunning photographs.

What makes New Orleans different... Read more >
Site and Sound
Site and Sound
Written by Victoria Newhouse
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932813
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Site and Sound
The Architecture and Acoustics of New Opera Houses and Concert Halls
Written by Victoria Newhouse


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $50.00

Victoria Newhouse, noted author and architectural historian, addresses the aesthetics and acoustics in concert halls and opera houses of the past, present, and future in this stunning companion to the highly regarded Towards a New Museum. Site and Sound explores the daunting, perennial question: Does the music serve the space, or... Read more >
Coastal Modern
Coastal Modern
Written by Tim Clarke and Jake Townsend
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307718785
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Coastal Modern
Sophisticated Homes Inspired by the Ocean
Written by Tim Clarke and Jake Townsend


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2012
Price: $50.00

The beach house is more than just a place to live—it is a symbol of a life well lived. —from the Introduction
 
   Coastal homes capture our imagination because they hold the promise of freedom, escape, and pure relaxation. Celebrity decorator Tim Clarke is acclaimed for creating residences that are deep reflections of... Read more >
Mail-Order Homes
Mail-Order Homes
Written by Rebecca Hunter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747810483
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Mail-Order Homes
Sears Homes and Other Kit Houses
Written by Rebecca Hunter


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $9.95

At the turn of the last century, the American middle class was expanding rapidly as homesteaders moved west and as trains took travellers across the country, where they established themselves in the depot towns that erupted along train lines. With that growth came the demand for new homes, and from that... Read more >
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Traditional Building Materials
Traditional Building Materials
Written by Matthew Slocombe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747808404
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Traditional Building Materials

Written by Matthew Slocombe


Format: Trade Paperback, 104 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $15.95

Steel and glass now dominate modern British cities, but the country can still boast millions of older houses constructed of more traditional building materials. Many date from the period before easy nationwide transportation, when these materials were usually grown on or extracted from land in the locality. As a result, Britain... Read more >
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SHoP
SHoP
Written by SHoP Architects, Contribution by Sharples, Holden and Pasquarelli, Introduction by Philip Nobel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932714
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SHoP
Out of Practice
Written by SHoP Architects
Contribution by Sharples, Holden and Pasquarelli
Introduction by Philip Nobel


Format: Hardcover, 420 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $50.00

An insider's look into one of contemporary architecture's most cutting-edge firms. SHoP's striking projects and unique business model are captured in this thoughtful and inventively organized monograph.

Designed in a playful and intricate manner, SHoP: Out of Practice reflects the character and attitudes of the firm itself. Thirteen projects are shown... Read more >
Conversations with Frank Gehry
Conversations with Frank Gehry
Written by Barbara Isenberg
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307959720
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Conversations with Frank Gehry

Written by Barbara Isenberg


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2012
Price: $20.99

An unprecedented, intimate, and richly illustrated portrait of Frank Gehry, one of the world’s most influential architects. Drawing on the most candid, revealing, and entertaining conversations she has had with Gehry over the last twenty years, Barbara Isenberg provides new and fascinating insights into the man and his work.

Gehry’s subjects range... Read more >
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Rosslyn Chapel Decoded
New Interpretations of a Gothic Enigma
Written by Alan Butler and John Ritchie


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 1, 2012
Price: $12.99

Rosslyn Chapel is a deeply enigmatic 15th-century Gothic masterpiece, situated near Edinburgh. Although generally referred to as a 'chapel' and acting as a local parish church these days, Rosslyn is actually much more than either - and in fact most people who have studied the site in detail come to the... Read more >
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HERS
HERS
Written by Jacqueline deMontravel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307885982
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HERS
Design with a Feminine Touch
Written by Jacqueline deMontravel


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: December 13, 2011
Price: $35.00

Design your own beautiful sanctuary in any space, with unabashedly feminine style
 
Whether you are happily single or a mother of four, having a room that pleases you is a common fantasy. After all, what woman doesn’t want a modern, romantic, feminine, grown-up space that she can call her own—where she can... Read more >
Unassisted Living
Unassisted Living
Written by Jeffrey P. Rosenfeld and Wid Chapman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933025
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Unassisted Living

Written by Jeffrey P. Rosenfeld and Wid Chapman


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2011
Price: $45.00

Unassisted Living documents the shift away from the senior housing that promoted disengagement toward architecture and design that promote active aging. The book is organized in six sections, corresponding to the concerns and special interests of Boomers—those who intend to remain in an urban setting, those concerned with sustainability, those with... Read more >
Great Houses of Havana
Great Houses of Havana
Written by Hermes Mallea
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932882
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Great Houses of Havana

Written by Hermes Mallea


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $75.00

Great Houses of Havana celebrates one hundred years of creativity, design, and style that made the city "the Paris of the Caribbean." For four hundred years, Havana was the center of Spanish trade in the western hemisphere. With the expansion of the sugar industry, independence from Spain, and North American investment... 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 >
Cities Under Siege
Cities Under Siege
Written by Stephen Graham
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ISBN: 9781844677627
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Cities Under Siege
The New Military Urbanism
Written by Stephen Graham


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $27.95

Cities are the new battleground of our increasingly urban world. From the slums of the global South to the wealthy financial centers of the West, Cities Under Siege traces the spread of political violence through the sites, spaces, infrastructure and symbols of the world’s rapidly expanding metropolitan areas.

Drawing on a... 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 >
Brilliant
Brilliant
Written by Linda O'Keeffe
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933247
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Brilliant
White in Design
Written by Linda O'Keeffe


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $50.00

It all begins and ends with white.

White is everywhere, from sculptures and art installations to interior and furniture designs to fields of snow and mythical animals. In its countless tones—eggshell, ballerina, off-white, edelweiss, and so many more—white elicits a range of emotions, depending on the viewer, the design, the culture... Read more >
Private Paradise
Private Paradise
Written by Charlotte M. Frieze, Introduction by Charles A. Birnbaum
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933230
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Private Paradise
Contemporary American Gardens
Written by Charlotte M. Frieze
Introduction by Charles A. Birnbaum


Format: Hardcover, 264 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $65.00

Sweeping, voluptuous, and authoritative, Private Paradise instantly joins an elite collection of great and inspiring garden design books. Charlotte Frieze presents forty-one cutting-edge gardens, all richly photographed and profusely illustrated, emphasizing design, climate, and horticulture. 

Overarching themes of Aqua, Arcadia, Bold Geometry, Color, Nightscapes, Oasis, Sanctuary, and Urban cogently frame chapters about... Read more >
The Birding Life
The Birding Life
Written by Larry Sheehan, Carol Sheehan and Kathryn Ge Precourt, Photographed by William Stites
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307716354
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The Birding Life
A Passion for Birds at Home and Afield
Written by Larry Sheehan, Carol Sheehan and Kathryn Ge Precourt
Photographed by William Stites


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $50.00

Birds are both marvels of nature and artistic muses. The mere chance of sighting a prized species has long motivated human observers to brave early mornings, long days, and severe conditions. Birds have also inspired artists to honor them in imagery throughout the ages. In the form of bird-themed art and... Read more >
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