London: Printed by Thomas Bensley, 1793. Read More about The Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer's Drawing-Book. In Three Parts
London: Sold at the White Swan, Shoe Lane, and the Black Boy, St. Martin’s Lane, 1788. First edition. First edition of this work by the journeymen cabinet-makers of London, which lists prices and provides designs for common furniture forms of the period. Subsequent editions followed. This edition is scarce on..... Read More about The Cabinet-Makers London Book of Prices, and Designs of Cabinet-Work in Perspective
Paris: Ernest Gründ, Éditeur, n.d. [c. 1920s]. Read More about Dictionnaire Raisonné du Mobilier Français de l’Époque Carlovingienne à la Renaissance
London: Hodder and Stoughton, nd. First edition. Read More about Thomas Chippendale. A Study of His Life, Work and Influence
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1925. Third Edition. Read More about The Colonial Furniture of New England. A Study of the Domestic Furniture in Use in the...
New York: American Art Association [Press of the Lent & Graff Co.], 1910. Substantial and well illustrated auction catalogue. Tiffany published a catalogue of the collection in 1907. Read More about Illustrated catalogue of a notable collection of beautiful English Furniture of the XVII and...
[Leipzig]: Moriss Georg Weidmann, 1690. First edition. First edition of the most important late seventeenth century German work on gardening, by Heinrich Hesse, overseer of the Electoral Gardens in Mainz, who specifically adapted French notions of garden design to German conditions, and whose work remained influential through the mid-eighteenth century..... Read More about Neue Garten-Lust: das ist Gründliche Vorstellung wie ein Lust-Küchen und Baum Garten unter...
Paris: D.-A. Longuet, (c.1913). First edition. Read More about Les Jardins de France des Origines à la fine du XVIIIe Siècle
New York: Reinhold Publishing Corp, ]1954]. First American Edition. Read More about Walter Gropius: Work and Teamwork
Paris: Paris: Mérigot père, 1788. First edition. Homage to Rousseau: the English Garden at Ermenonville. Beautiful copy of this classic illustrated account of the famous "English garden" - among the earliest of its kind on the Continent - designed by the Marquis Louis-René de Girardin in honor of Jean-Jacques Rousseau..... Read More about Promenade ou Itinéraire des Jardins d'Ermenonville
1915. "Alfred M. Githens was born in Philadelphia and attended the Episcopal Academy before receiving his B.S. in Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania in 1896. He then attended the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts while working as a draftsman for Cope & Stewardson during the years 1896-1901. In..... Read More about 3 pen and ink drawings of Interiors for House & Garden, 1915
New York: Reinhold Publishing Corp, ]1954]. First edition. Read More about Walter Gropius: Work and Teamwork
London: Printed for Robt. Sayer, 1755. Third edition, enlarged "with the Addition of Four Plates in Quarto" (first published in 1752). When Chinoiserie was all the Rage. The fashion for the Chinese style was initiated, according to Harris, by Frederick, the Prince of Wales, who in 1749 had a "House..... Read More about Rural Architecture in the Chinese Taste being designs entirely new for the decoration of gardens,...
London: 1725. Second edition. Read More about The Art of Sound Building; Demonstrated in Geometrical Problems: Shewing Geometrical Lines for...
New York: Wiley & Putnam, 1844. First edition. Rare first edition of this important American builder's manual which went through numerous editions; a 12th edition was published in 1892. "This book is intended for carpenters—for masters, journeymen and apprentices" (Preface).Hatfield (1815-1879), first trained as a carpenter, was an architect based..... Read More about The American House-Carpenter: a Treatise upon Architecture, Cornices and Mouldings, Framing,...
Paris et Bruxelles: Les Éditions G. van Oest, 1929. First edition. Read More about La Bourgogne. L'Architecture. (Les Richesses d'art de la France
Boston: B.J. Brimmer, [September, 1923]. First Impression, Deluxe Issue no. 92 of 206 copies, SIGNED. Printed on Deckle Edged Antique Normandy Vellum. Read More about Colonial Lighting
London: I. and J. Taylor, 1789. Second edition. Second edition, published a year after the first, with slight revisions and one additional plate (9 bis). With Chippendale and Sheraton, one of the three great pattern books of the 18th century: "No compendium of furniture designs had appeared since 1762, when..... Read More about The Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer's Guide; Or, Repository of Designs for Every Article of...
New York: Peter Blum, 1994. First edition, one of 1700. Read More about Architectures of Herzog & de Meuron. Portraits by Thomas Ruff. Introduction by Terence Riley....
Philadelphia: npub, 1935. First edition. Read More about Blue Book Philadelphia Furniture. William Penn to George Washington with Special Reference to the...
Philadelphia: 1935. First edition, No. 116 of the Deluxe Benefactors Issue of 400 copies only. With errata slip. Read More about Blue Book Philadelphia Furniture. William Penn to George Washington with Specific Reference to...
Philadelphia: 1935. No. 75 of 400 copies of the deluxe Benefactors Issue, signed by the author. With errata slip at back. Chew Family Copy. The book contains several references to and plates of Chew family furniture. Read More about Blue Book Philadelphia Furniture. William Penn to George Washington with Specific Reference to...
London: Trianon Press, (1949). First edition, one of 1000 copies. Read More about Prisons with the "Carceri" Etchings by G. B. Piranesi. Critical Study by Jean Adhemar
Paris: Dorbon-Ainé, (1926). First French Edition. Read More about L'Inde Ancienne des Origines a l'Epoque Gupta avec Notes sur L'Architecture & La Sculpture...
18th Century. Depicting large central hall ( 49 x 41 feet), flanked by two wings, one containing the greenhouse, the other the kitchen and scullery. Read More about Ink and watercolor rendering of an English manor house, with detailed plan of first floor
np: . First edition. Inscribed "To Mrs. Lee R. Herrington with our compliments Israel Sack Feburary 22, 1954." Read More about Israel Sack. A Record of Service 1903-1953