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historic architecture: regional & barns
Historic Doorways of San Antonio, Texas.
Frederick R. Preston, Ed.D. Foreword by Judge
Nelson W. Wolff. Focusing on doorways, the
unique and well-preserved historical architecture
of San Antonio, Texas, recalls events important
to both Texas and American history. This book
reflects San Antonio’s diverse cultural heritage
and many prominent architects who contributed
to the city’s development.
Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 189 color photos • Index of
Architects•128pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-3167-1•softcover•$19.99
Deco&StreamlineArchitectureinL.A.:AMod-
erne City Survey.
Elizabeth McMillian.Showcases
the two main categories of Art Deco styles in L.A.:
the zigzag, perpendicular Deco style of the 1920s
and the aerodynamic, cubist style of the Streamline
1930s and early `40s. Exterior and interior views of
public buildings, office towers, theaters, restaurants,
religiousstructures,apartments,hotels,andindividual
homes.Anessentialreferenceandastunningtribute
toarchitecturalexpression inL.A.
Size:9"x12"• 231color&65b/wphotos
Index•224pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2008-4•hardcover•$49.95
California Colonial: The Spanish & Ran-
cho Revival Styles.
Elizabeth McMillian. A
deeply researched text and stunning imagery
explores vernacular and religious structures
built between 1769 and 1848, during the
Spanish Mission and Mexican Rancho eras.
Size:9"x12"•363color&51b/wphotos•224pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1460-2 •hardcover•$49.95
California Bungalows: The 1911
Ye Planry Catalog.
This reproduction
1911 edition of Ye Planry Building Com-
pany Inc.’s catalog of bungalow plans
serves as an informative resource for
today’s architects, homebuilders, and
homeowners. This edition features 102
detailed, hand-drawn “pencil sketches”
of floor plans alongside renderings and/
or photographs of completed homes that are typical of the early Arts &
Crafts Bungalow style.
Size:10"x7"•200+photos&sketches•192pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4454-1•softcover•$34.99
California Mission Architecture:
A Survey and Sourcebook.
Jock M.
Sewall, A.I.A.. The California Missions
are the cathedrals of the New World,
built under the direction of the adven-
turouspadreswhoorganizedanexisting
agrarianculture.Withnearly800photos
and plans, this book visually documents
each of the 21 Mission’s rustic, elegant
features, artistic details, and general
architectural significance.
Size:113/4"x9"•797photosandplans•368pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4200-4•hardcover•$75.00
California Colonial Homes: Case Studies
with Prominent Architects.
S.F. “Jerry” Cook
III & Tina Skinner. Work by over 30 leading
architects of the Spanish Revival movement in
California during the 1920s and ’30s is featured,
with 44 beautiful homes. Architects include:
Wallace Neff, Gordon Kaufman, Roland Coate,
and George Washington Smith.
Size:9"x12"•313b/wphotos•144pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2392-X•hardcover•$39.95
Palm Springs Mid-century Modern.
Dolly Faibyshev. Lavish color photos
present the mid-century modern archi-
tecture of Palm Springs, California. The
desert environment and Hollywood stars
inspired architects of the day to creative
heights, including Donald Wexler, E.
Stewart Williams, William Krisel, Albert
Frey, William F. Cody, and Richard Neutra.
Size:11"x81/2"•178photos•112pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-3461-0•hardcover•$29.99
Palm Springs: Mid-Century Modern Post-
card Book.
Dolly Faibyshev. A book of 30
color postcards taken among the manicured
neighborhoods nestled in southern California’s
desert landscape and Hollywood playground,
Palm Springs. The postcards views include in-
dividual mid-century modern homes, details,
city shots, and photos of landmarks including
the Palm Springs City Hall, Swiss Miss Houses, and Elvis’s Honeymoon House.
Size:6"x4"•30colorpostcards•64pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4521-0•softcover•$12.99
Tour of Frank Gehry & Other L.A.
Architecture.
Laura Massino Smith.
Provides addresses and detailed history
and descriptions of the Walt Disney
Concert Hall, Museum of Contemporary
Art, Santa Monica including City Hall,
Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, the
Venice Renaissance Building, and well-
known “Binoculars Building,” Gehry,
and the homes of Rudolf M. Schindler,
Venice Art Lofts, and Dennis Hopper.
Size:11"x81/2"•59colorphotos•112pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-2715-5•softcover•$14.95
Modern Tract Homes of Los Angeles.
John
Eng & Adriene Biondo. Modern Tract Homes of
Los Angeles touches on the history of Modern
and explores five housing tracts built between
1948 and 1964. Through these unique tracts,
we gain an understanding of what the postwar
climate was like and learn why Modern housing
still remains relevant today as new homeowners
are drawn to the modern aesthetic and original
homeowners continue to enjoy themmore than
half a century later.
Size:81/2"x11"•167color images•144pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-3865-6•hardcover•$39.99
Architecture Tours L.A. Guidebook:
Pasadena.
Laura Massino Smith. Over
100 sites on this tour feature elegant
hotels including the Wentworth, The
Hotel Green, and the Vista Del Arroyo;
brightly painted Victorian buildings; Arts
& Crafts bungalows by prominent archi-
tectsGreene&Greene,AlfredandArthur
Heineman, Louis Easton, and others.
Size:9"x6"•135colorphotos•80pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2483-7•softcover•$16.95
Architecture Tours L.A. Guidebook:
Hancock Park / Miracle Mile
. Lau-
ra Massino Smith. Identify more than
100 sites, starting in Koreatown at the
Post-Modern “Chicken Shack,” journey
through the grand neighborhoods of
Windsor Square and Hancock Park, to
the Miracle Mile with its concentration
of early-twentieth century buildings.
Size:9"x6"•120colorphotos•64pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2297-4softcover•$9.95
Architecture Tours L.A. Guide-
book: West Hollywood / Beverly
Hills.
Laura Massino Smith. These
cities enjoy a rich tapestry of diverse
and exciting architecture. Drive down
Santa Monica Blvd., Rodeo Drive, and
the Sunset Strip, and see architectural
landmarks including the Argyle Hotel,
the Beverly Hills Hotel, and the jet-age
Union 76 gas station.
Size:9"x6"•66colorphotos•64pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2122-6•softcover•$9.95
Architecture Tours L.A. Guidebook:
Silver Lake.
Laura Massino Smith.
Studentsofarchitectureworldwidemake
pilgrimages to Silver Lake specifically to
see the work of the Modernist architects
Richard Neutra, Rudolf M. Schindler,
Gregory Ain, John Lautner, and Frank
Lloyd Wright, Jr., among others.
Size:9"x6"•67colorphotos•
Index•48pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2085-8•softcover•$9.95
Architecture Tours L.A. Guidebook:
Downtown.
Laura Massino Smith. The
city’s most architecturally diverse area,
with Victorian, Renaissance Revival,
European Beaux-Arts, Art Deco and
Post-modern. Highlights: Walt Disney
Concert Hall, the new cathedral, Little
Tokyo, the Historic Theater District, and
L.A.’s first suburb.
Size:9"x6"•114colorphotos•
Index•64pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2084-X•softcover•$9.95
Architecture Tours L.A. Guidebook:
Hollywood!
Laura Massino Smith.
Home of movies, celebrities, glamour,
and over a century of absolutely remark-
able architecture. Original Victorian
homes, glamorous hotels and theaters,
and work by famed architects Frank
Lloyd Wright, John Lautner, and Frank
Gehry, among others.
Size:9"x6"•96colorphotos•64pp
ISBN:0-7643-2121-8•softcover•$9.95
Victorian Homes of San Francisco.
TerryWay.
More than 200 color images showcase details of
homes in San Francisco. Styles include Italianate,
Queen Anne, Eastlake/Stick, and Victorian.
Size:81/2"x11"•204color images•112pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-3212-8•softcover•$19.99
64 b/w photos • 304 pp.
ISBN: 0-88740-052-3 • hard cover • $47.50
VictorianGloryinSanFranciscoandtheBay
Area.
Paul Duchscherer and Douglas Keister. This
is a thorough survey of the 19th-century Victorian
housestylesaccompaniedbyacclaimedphotographer
Douglas Keister’s images of the homes of the Bay
Area.Also included isa“beforeandafter”chapter
highlightingthehistoricpreservationmovementof
Victorian houses, and a showcase of recent interi-
or-designprojects.
Size:81/2"x11"•244colorphotos•208pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4435-0•hardcover•$39.99
historic architecture: barns
Barns of Cape Cod.
Joan Dillon. Over
340 color photos display barns in the
English and New England styles that
dot the landscape of Cape Cod’s fif-
teen townships, including many detail
shots. Barns dating from the eighteenth
through the twentieth centuries appear,
including barns for sheltering animals,
grain, cranberries, strawberries, turnips,
and asparagus.
Size:11"x81/2"•342colorphotos•176pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2564-7•hardcover•$39.95
Barns of the Berkshires
. Stephen G.
Donaldson.123full-pagecolorphotosand
adetailedtexttracetherichvisualtapestry
created in the bucolic countryside of the
Berkshire hills and its many historic barns.
Thehistoryofbarnbuildingandsubsequent
development of barn architecture in the
region spans over 250 years. The photos,
bothdetailedand inthedistance,capture
therusticbeautyofthebarnsineveryseason.
Size:11"x81/2"•126colorphotos•112pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-3223-4•hardcover•$24.99
Tobacco Sheds : Vanishing Trea-
sures in the Connecticut River
Valley.
Dale Cahill and Darcy Cahill.
This important book systematically cat-
alogues tobacco sheds from Putney,
Vermont, to Portland, Connecticut. The
photographscapture thebeautyof these
unique farm buildings and serve as a
valuable record for these endangered
barns. The text offers the agricultural
history of each town. • Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 280 color photos • 112 pp. • ISBN:
978-0-7643-4326-1•hardcover•$24.99
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