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Featured Item
Distinctive Homes of Moderate Cost - Being A Collection of Country and Suburban Homes In Good Taste, With Some Value in Suggestion for the Home-Builder.
[Architecture]. Saylor Henry H. (Editor).

McBride, Winston & Co.: New York, 1910. Folio, pp 173. b/w photographs on every page... more

Price: $130.00

Architectural Terra Cotta, Standard Construction.
[Terra Cotta]. National Terra Cotta Society.

National Terra Cotta Society: New York, 1914. Folio (11X14), 70 numbered plates of detailed construction drawings. .. more

Price: $200.00

Modern American Design by the American Union of Decorative Artists and Craftsmen.
[Modernism]. R.L. Leonard, C.A. Glassgold (Editors).

Ives Washburn, Inc.: New York, 1930. Quarto, pp 176. b/w photographs on each page. Stamped w/ Thos. W. Lamb, Inc. on FEP's... more

Price: $250.00

Insulux Glass Block - Offers Light, Insulation and Low Maintenance for Industrial Buildings.
[Glass]. Owens-Illinois Insulux Glass Company.

Owens-Illinois Glass Co.: Toledo, OH, 1938. Quarto, pp 31. b/w photographs, and drawings on each page... more

Price: $75.00

Small Homes of Today (Key Homes through Curtis Dealers).
[Pattern Book]. Curtis Companies.

Curtis Co., Inc. : Clinton, IO, 1933. Quarto (9" x 12"), Introduction pp 4 + Plates - numbered 1 - 46. b/w architectural illustrations, floor plans, site plans, and trade advertisements on each page. Full page trade advertisements for ma.. more

Price: $160.00

Architectural Terra Cotta Brochure Series Volume One The School.
[Terra Cotta]. National Terra Cotta Society.

National Terra Cotta Society: New York, 1915. Folio, pp 35. b/w photographs and architectural drawings on each page... more

Price: $110.00

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