Quick Search

Architecture and Design
    Building Trades
    Building Materials
    Trade Catalogs
    Interiors & Antiques
    Landscape Architecture
    Architecture Miscellaneous
    Urban Studies

German Related
    German Exile
    German Miscellaneous

Graphic Arts
    Illustrated Books
    Visual Miscellaneous

    Arts & Letters

Shopping Cart
0 Items
View Cart

Join Our Mailing List

Home       Contact       About Us       Search       Gallery       Links       Sell       Terms       Cart      

Welcome to our Web site! We specialize in rare architecture books & rare building trades books for designers, builders, and preservationists.
We have exceptional rare architectural and building trades books.  Please sign up for our monthly newsletter or contact us to learn about the details!

The link to the latest September/October Newsletter is here:

Links to our earlier newsletters can be found on

Here are some featured items from the Gallery:

Let us know if you'd like information on any of our building trades catalogs, references about architecture or large collection of historic pattern books, graphic standards, and Sweet's catalogs.
Happy Browsing!
Telephone: 978.664.5959
Cell: 978.660.0510
Email: info@rarebookstore.net

Featured Item
Sloane Quality Linoleum Products, better design...truer color.
[Flooring]. Alexander Smith, Inc.

Sloane-Blabon Corporation: New York, 1952. Quarto, pp 195. Thumb indexed with chapters on Linoleum, Tile, Printed (floor coverings,) Wall Coverings, and General. Color charts and illustrations on virtually every page. Some b/w photographs of i.. more

Price: $150.00

Tompkins-Kiel Marble Company - Colored Stone Sample Charts (40+).
[Stone]. Tompkins-Kiel Marble Company.

Tompkins-Kiel Marble Company: New York, 1920 (circa). Oblong small quarto, (7 1/ 2"x 9 1/2" ) Approx. 40 Colored Marble Tile samples on loose sheets in envelop from the Bergen County Tile Co. in Bogota, NJ.. more

Price: $150.00

Home Book of Electricity.
[Electrical]. Hotpoint.

Hotpoint Electric Heating Co.: Ontario, CA, 1915. Small octavo, pp 32. Illustrated booklet depicting irons, vacuums, immersion heaters, waffle grilles, toasters, and other household appliances. With glossaries of terms and care instructions, and othe.. more

Price: $45.00

Architecture (3 volumes) - May 1932, August 1932 & December 1932 - with Portfolios of "Exterior Doors of Wood" - "Wood Ceilings" - "Over-Mantel Treatments"
[Architecture]. Charles Scribner's Sons.

Charles Scribner's Sons: New York, 1932 . Quarto, pp 249-310; pp 63-124; pp 311- 372 + additional pages of trade advertisements. b/w photographs, architectural drawings, and some color images... more

Price: $120.00

WOODCO Windows and Doors ...for the Beautiful point-of-view : A.I.A. File No. 19-E-1
[Windows]. WOODCO Products.

WOODCO Corp.: North Bergen, NJ, 1960. Quarto, pp 31. Sepia toned photographs and detailed drawings on each page.. more

Price: $45.00

Today's Woman Low Cost Homes - Ranch - Split-Level - Expansion Attic : Low Cost Homes, Building Plans Available for 23 Distinctive Homes, Fawcett Book 217
[Pattern Book]. Eisinger, Larry (Editor).

Fawcett Publications, Inc.: Greenwich, CT, 1954. Small quarto, pp 144. Illustrated on each page with perspective renderings, floor plans, exterior and interior photographs in sepia tones... more

Price: $65.00

View Gallery ...

 privacy policy | security | Site Map | Site by Bibliopolis