2271 books (114 pages) in this category
by Jeremy Melvin
This is an easy to use guide to a wide range of architectural styles, from classical times through to the post-modern era. For each style there is a definition, an introduction to the topic, a list of key architects, keywords, and key works as ...
by Thom Mayne
<DIV>An accessible primer to the most important architectural touchstones of our time by today's leading architects and teachers of architecture. For architecture aficionados and anyone interested in the built world.<BR /><BR /> This ...
A Century of Capital Architecture
by Tim & Roberts, Alan Reeves
<p></p> <p></p> <p><span><span>Tim Reeves and Alan Roberts have carefully selected a diverse array of private and public dwellings from the first 100 years of Canberra. They reveal the social history and context of each home, and the innovation ...
by Philip Jodidio
Of all building materials in the world, brick is one of the most enduring and ubiquitous. Traces of brickmaking date back to 7500 BC and fired brick first made its appearance in about 3500 BC. Since then, the trusty brick has shown amazing ...
by ANDREW (ED) HALL
A guide to some of the world's best designed kitchens and bathrooms "100 Great Kitchens and Bathrooms by Architects" examines the role of architects in creating comfortable, visually pleasing and functional kitchens and bathrooms. This title ...
by HOWARD J. (ED) WOLFF
by Twentieth Century Society
<p>A fascinating insight into Britain’s built heritage and the diverse housing styles of the twentieth and twenty-first century. This book showcases 100 houses – one from each year from 1914 – that represent the range of architectural styles ...eBook
by Twentieth Century Society
A celebration of Britain's diverse housing styles from the twentieth and twenty-first century. A fascinating insight into Britain's built heritage and the diverse housing styles of the twentieth and twenty-first century. This book showcases 100
by Richard Weston
by CATHERINE (INTRO) SLESSOR
344 pages of spectacular designs from around the globe. ''For 344 pages of elegant, surprising or beautiful houses from Mount Fuji to Middlesex, look no further than' 100 of the World's Best Houses '- a title to send architects and interior ...
by ROGERS AND MANSON
When Brickbuilder, an early 20th-century trade publication, sponsored a major nationwide competition for bungalow designs, over 600 drawings were submitted by architects and draftsmen from around the country. This book, reprinted from a rare ...
by Neil Bingham
by Alan Powers
by Jennifer Hudson
by HERBERT C. CHIVERS
A remarkable presentation of the ""finished ideas of a practicing architect of high rank in his profession,"" this early-twentieth-century showcase of homes features a wide range of designs from a Midwest master. Reproduced from a rare edition, ...
by MCHENRY AND BAKER CO. HARRIS
Originally published in 1925 by the Harris, McHenry & Baker Company of Elmira, New York, this authentic plan book advertises 101 ""modern homes,"" selected from several thousand submitted designs. Chosen for aesthetic appeal as well as utility ...
by Huw Heywood
<P>People across the world are becoming more aware of the need for the buildings and cities they live and work in to be sustainable, but the issue of how to be sustainable can seem a confusing and complex one. <BR><BR>These rules of thumb ...
by Shumon Basar