Georgian Arcadia Architecture for the Park and Garden
ISBN: HB: 9780300249958, Yale University Press, March 2023
352 pp., 26.6x21.5 cm, 290 colour and black&white illus.
Explores the origins and evolution of Georgian landscape architecture, a period of innovative and diverse garden structures in which some of the era's greatest architects experimented with different forms, styles, and new technology. The invention a...
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Isle of Man Buildings of the Isle of Man
ISBN: HB: 9780300225020, Yale University Press, February 2023
464 pp., 21.6x12.1 cm, 60 colour illus., 40 black&white illus.
The first Pevsner volume to explore the Isle of Man's unique architectural inheritance. The Isle of Man has had many incarnations – a land of Celtic monks, the realm of the Norse sea-kings, the petty kingdom of the Earls of Derby, a nest of Georgian...
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High Life Condo Living in the Suburban Century
ISBN: PB: 9780300269192, Yale University Press, January 2023
336 pp., 25.4x17.7 cm, 125 black&white illus.
The first comprehensive architectural and cultural history of condominium and cooperative housing in twentieth-century America. Today, one in five homeowners in American cities and suburbs lives in a multifamily home rather than a single-family hous...
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Why Architecture Matters Revised Edition
ISBN: PB: 9780300267396, Yale University Press, January 2023
312 pp., 19.6x12.7 cm, 54 black&white illus.
A classic work on the joy of experiencing architecture, with a new afterword reflecting on architecture's place in the contemporary moment. "Architecture begins to matter", writes Paul Goldberger, "when it brings delight and sadness and perplexity a...
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America's Frozen Neighborhoods The Abuse of Zoning
ISBN: HB: 9780300249880, Yale University Press, January 2023
320 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm, 9 black&white illus.
This book examines local zoning policies and suggests reforms that states and the federal government might adopt to counter the negative effects of exclusionary zoning. In this book, Robert Ellickson asserts that local zoning policies are the most c...
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Building Greater Britain Architecture, Imperialism, and the Edwardian Baroque Revival, 1885=1920
ISBN: HB: 9781913107314, Yale University Press, November 2022
368 pp., 28.8x24.7 cm, 292 colour and black&white illus.
This innovative study reappraises the Edwardian Baroque movement in British architecture, placing it in its wider cultural, political, and imperial contexts. The Edwardian Baroque was the closest British architecture ever came to achieving an "imper...
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Story of Architecture
ISBN: HB: 9780300246063, Yale University Press, November 2022
360 pp., 24.1x19.6 cm, 54 colour illus., 115 black&white illus.
An inviting exploration of architecture across cultures and centuries by one of the field's eminent authors. In this sweeping history, from the Stone Age to the present day, Witold Rybczynski shows how architectural ideals have been affected by tech...
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Surrey The Buildings of England
ISBN: HB: 9780300234787, Yale University Press, November 2022
944 pp., 21.6x12.1 cm, 137 colour illus., 92 black&white illus.
A newly expanded volume on England's preeminent "Home County", exploring its mix of rural and urban architecture as well as its many major historic buildings. Surrey is the preeminent "Home County". For centuries it has been the playground for Londo...
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Information Fall-Out Buckminster Fuller's World Game
ISBN: PB: 9783037785539, Lars Muller Publishers, October 2022
240 pp., 24x16.5 cm, 150 illus.
Initially proposed for the US Pavilion at Expo 67 in Montreal, Buckminster Fuller's World Game was played for the first time in 1969 in New York. Over the next decade the World Game evolved and expanded. Across its different manifestations the World...
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Le Corbusier Album Punjab, 1951
ISBN: PB: 9783037787069, Lars Muller Publishers, October 2022
196 pp., 31.5x23.5 cm, 30 illus.
This reprint of the notebook Album Punjab Simla. Chandigarh, Mars 1951 kept by Le Corbusier from his two-week visit in the area that would become Chandigarh, the new capital city of the Indian state of Punjab, presents his written or sketched memos a...
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