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Residential buildings, domestic buildings books

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Recently Published

Wooden Architecture of Kerala by Miki Desai Wooden Architecture of Kerala

It was in the late 1960s and '70s that the author, then a student of architecture, rst encountered built environments belonging to the genres of folk or vernacular traditions.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/11/2017

Homes in Japan by Francesca Chiorino Homes in Japan

The first comprehensive study on contemporary Japanese houses designed by established and emerging architects alike.
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/11/2017

The Log Cabin An Illustrated History by Andrew Belonsky The Log Cabin An Illustrated History

Bursting with quirk, charm and trivia, The Log Cabin is the perfect companion for cabin dwellers, holidaymakers and daydreamers.
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/10/2017

Greenway, Devon National Trust Guidebook by Jo Moore, Simon Akeroyd Greenway, Devon National Trust Guidebook
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Nestled in a sub-tropical garden overlooking the River Dart, Greenway has an exceptional and enviable location.
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

The Family Cabin Inspiration for Camps, Cottages and Cabins by Dale Mulfinger The Family Cabin Inspiration for Camps, Cottages and Cabins

Dale Mulfinger is widely acknowledged as the foremost expert on cabins in North America. His first book, The Cabin: Inspiration for the Classic American Getaway, has sold almost 200,000 copies and has consistently been the leading book in the category...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

The American House: 100 Contemporary Homes by Hannah Jenkins The American House: 100 Contemporary Homes

Showcases contemporary residential architecture and design across the United States by renowned international architects and designers, illustrated with colour photography, informative descriptions and detailed floor plans.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/09/2017

Complex Housing Designing for Density by Julia (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA) Williams Robinson Complex Housing Designing for Density
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Complex Housing introduces an architectural type called complex housing, common to the Netherlands and found in other Northern European countries. Eight fully illustrated case studies show successful approaches to designing for density, which reflect values such as long-term planning, a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/09/2017

Complex Housing Designing for Density by Julia (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA) Williams Robinson Complex Housing Designing for Density
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Complex Housing introduces an architectural type called complex housing, common to the Netherlands and found in other Northern European countries. Eight fully illustrated case studies show successful approaches to designing for density, which reflect values such as long-term planning, a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/09/2017

Coming Soon

Prefab Housing and the Future of Building Product to Process by Mathew Aitchison Prefab Housing and the Future of Building Product to Process

This book takes the reader through the history, theory and design of prefabricated and modular housing, leading up to a discussion of contemporary problems and opportunities. It includes a broad international focus with case studies of leading designers and companies,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

Mountain View Nature Retreats Vol. 1 by Sebastiaan Bedaux Mountain View Nature Retreats Vol. 1

The first title in the new series, Nature Retreats, showcases holiday homes with a mountain view.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/01/2018

Baumberger & Stegmeier by Heinz Wirz Baumberger & Stegmeier

An introduction to two young architects and their work in the Zurich area.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/01/2018

The Houses of Hereford 1200-1700 by Nigel Baker, Pat Hughes, Richard K. Morriss The Houses of Hereford 1200-1700
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This first volume of its kind on the city of Hereford describes and illustrates the most important historic buildings in the city and traces their individual histories through a combination of archaeological and historical evidence.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/01/2018

Dwelling in the Future Land Use, Housing, and the Conditions for Contemporary Architectural Production by Pierre D'Avoine, Clare Melhuish Dwelling in the Future Land Use, Housing, and the Conditions for Contemporary Architectural Production
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Drawing together writings, drawings, and photographs produced over the past decade, this volume focuses specifically on the issue of contemporary land value, availability and use as the fundamental condition determining architectural production and, in particular, housing. It presents design research...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2018

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New York Places to Write Home About by Polly Devlin, Annie Schlechter New York Places to Write Home About
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Exclusive behind-the-scenes access to some of New York's most extraordinary interiors
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

100 Houses 100 Years by Twentieth Century Society 100 Houses 100 Years

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 throughout the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

Cottages ornes The Charms of the Simple Life by Roger White Cottages ornes The Charms of the Simple Life

Tracing the history of cottages ornes (ornamental cottages), this copiously illustrated volume offers an engaging survey of an often-overlooked architectural genre. An invention of mid-18th-century England, these cottages were designed to facilitate a more informal way of living and were...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Tehran Life Within Walls by Salomon Frausto, Amir Djalali Tehran Life Within Walls
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Format: Paperback - Released: 22/08/2017

Storybook Style Americas Whimsical Homes of the 1920s by Arrol Gellner, Douglas Keister Storybook Style Americas Whimsical Homes of the 1920s
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Storybook style, fairy tale, Disneyesque, Hansel and Gretelthese are all synonyms for what is surely the most delightful residential style of the twentieth century. With their romantic evocation of faraway lands and eras, storybook homes were created by architects and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

The House of Fiction From Pemberley to Brideshead, Great British Houses in Literature and Life by Phyllis Richardson The House of Fiction From Pemberley to Brideshead, Great British Houses in Literature and Life

Houses in literature have captured readers' imaginations for centuries, from Gothic castles to Georgian stately homes, Bloomsbury townhouses and high-rise penthouses.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/07/2017

Collection Privee Hidden Gems by Gilles Pellerin and Nicolette Schouten by Gilles Pellerin, Nicolette Schouten Collection Privee Hidden Gems by Gilles Pellerin and Nicolette Schouten
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New Mediterranean holiday homes and mountain retreats in the Alps by Collection Privee.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/07/2017

House Inspector by Duncan (formerly of the University of the West of England, UK) Marshall, Nigel (University of the West of England, UK) Dann House Inspector
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This book is a concise and comprehensive guide to building defects and building inspection. Whether, as a practitioner you are employed in buying, selling, managing or maintaining houses or whether, or as a layperson, you are buying a property to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

Together! The New Architecture of the Collective by Mateo Kries Together! The New Architecture of the Collective


Format: Paperback - Released: 29/06/2017

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