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A Guide to America's Greatest Historic Places

By: American Heritage Magazine Editors

Price: $2.50

Publisher: NY, American Heritage: 1985

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 005924


94 pp. Binding sturdy. A few small check marks on several pages. A compendium of 150 of America's most notable landmarks. The editors concede their guide is far from comprehensive. Every state is included but many sites in the Northeast are omitted. View more info

January 2009 -- Brad Pitt Cover

By: Architectural Digest

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Conde Nast Publications: 2009

Seller ID: 003743


150 pp. on glossy stock. Many color photos. Over story is about actor Brad Pitt's project to build affordable stilt ousing in hurricane ravaged section of New Orleans. Other articles: NYC townhouse designed by Samuel Botero; Coastal home in Aptos, Northern California, designed by Ehrlich Architects; the Avasi adobe hotel in Chile's Atacama desert; Ed Tuttle's Thai beach house. Size: 4to - -10.75 in Tall View more info

Hollywood at Home; Audrey Hepburn Cover -- March 2006 Issue

By: Architectural Digest

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Conde Nast: 2006

Edition: Vol. 63, No. 3..

Seller ID: 003854


256 pp. right corner of cover and most text pages curled. Else very good. Cover show Audrey Hepburn reclining on a couch, holding a flower and leafing through a picture book. Themed issue has several articles depicting film stars in their mansions. Celebrities included, besides Hepburn, are Bette Davis, Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward, Rock Hudson and Gary Cooper. Plus a feature on mansions used as sets; Art Deco sets used in the 20s and 30s and a piece on set design. Al... View more info

November 2008 Issue -- Hollywood at Home: Diane Keaton Cover

By: Architectural Digest

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Conde Nast: 2008

Edition: Vol 65, No. 11.

Seller ID: 003858


245 pp. on coated stock. Lightly read, a few pages have corner creases. Light edge wear to spine. Cover shows Diane Keaton lying on a porch swing, hugging her dog. Features on mansions used by Keaton, Dennis Quaid, Elvis Presley, Neil Simon, and Marilyn Monroe, plus a remembrance of Akira Kurosawa by Martin Scorsese, and a look at Matthew McConaughey's Airstream trailer. Size: Quarto --11 in Tall View more info

September 2007 Issue -- Designers' Own Homes

By: Architectural Digest

Price: $4.50

Publisher: NY, Conde Nast Publications: 2007

Seller ID: 006080


314 pp. on glossy stock. Many color photos. Theme of the issue is a tour of the homes of several designers. The homes featured and their locations are those of Campion Platt, New York's SoHo; Lee F. Mindel, NY Hamptons; Stephen Knollenberg, Douglas, Mich.; Bernard Wharton, Rhode Island's Narragansett Bay; Jacques Grange, Paris; Sandra Nunnerly, New York's Upper East Side; David Hovey, Winnetka, Ill.; S. Marc Thee, Miami; Juan Pablo Molyneux, Paris; Dean Marchetto, New Yo... View more info

Jennifer Aniston Cover -- March 2010 Issue

By: Architectural Digest

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 2010

Seller ID: 007083


128 pp. close to new. Cover shows actress Jennifer Aniston curled up in a chair, with a Robert Motherwell painting in the background. The 11-page cover feature explores the 1970 Beverly Hills home that was redesigned and updated for Ms. Aniston by Stephen Shadley. The hillside home, named Ohana, now has a Balinese Zen theme, blending serenity with drama. The makeover took 2 1/2 years, with Aniston as an active participant. Other features continue the Hollywood theme, wit... View more info

Special New York Issue, Giorgio Armani Cover, April 2002 Issue

By: Architectural Digest

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Conde Nast: 2002

Seller ID: 009427


282 pp. Nearly new, spine uncreased. A package of articles about homes in New York City, including the digs of fashion designer Giorgio Armani and author John Berendt; modernist furniture in Chelsea; a 3-floor wall-window penthouse in Manhattan; island architecture spotted on Fifth Avenue, a French-inspired apartment on Central Pakr and a books-and-art enclave near the UN. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall View more info

October 2006 Issue -- 20 Houses from the World's Top Architects

By: Architectural Digest

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Conde Nast: 2006

Seller ID: 010182


326 pp. Some page corners curled, otherwise very good. Pictorial survey of 20 homes by leading architects. Cover shows stargazing tower at Casa Triton, designed by Marco Aldaco in Costa Careyes, Mexico. Other architects and venues include: PeterBohlin, Park City; Diego Villasenor, Puerto Vallarta;Stephen Bucchieri, Santa Fe; William T. Georgis, NY's Park Avenue; Jim McLaughlin, Ketchum; Hugh Newell Jacobsen, Bethesda; Beth Klomparens, Manhattan. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall View more info

November 2006 Issue -- Giorgio Armani Cover

By: Architectural Digest

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Advance Publishers: 2006

Edition: Vol. 63, No. 11.

Seller ID: 010258


264 pp. on glossy stock. Nearly new, very clean. Cover story profiles Armani's beach house in Antigua. Other features: Hawaii's Nanea Golf Club; Hendrix Allardyce; Mark Di Cecco's makeover of a Carmel, Calif., house; James Polshek's pool house designed for Edgar Bronfman Sr. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall View more info

August 2006 -- Exotic Special Issue

By: Architectural Digest

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Conde Nast: 2006

Seller ID: 010279


177 pp. plus advertising matter. Moderate wear, thumbed, light rippling of pages. Features show homes in a Moscow duplex, Athens apartment, plantation house in Mustique, a Lithuanian home pluse 3 hotels (Hacienda Puerta in Campeche, Mexico; Hotel de la Paix in Cambodia; Benguerra Lodge in Mozambique). Plus a review of the Aquarius Alfa yacht. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall View more info

Special New York Issue, Giorgio Armani Cover, April 2002 Issue

By: Architectural Digest

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Conde Nast: 2002

Seller ID: 010370


282 pp. Nearly new, spine uncreased. A linear iink smudge near spine on front cover, likely a printing error. A package of articles about several luxury homes in New York City, including the minimalist Central Park West penthouse of fashion designer Giorgio Armani, actor Leonard Nimoy's Central Park home; and author John Berendt's light-infused home on the Upper West Side; modernist furniture in Chelsea; a 3-floor wall-window penthouse with a bathroom as its focal point ... View more info

March 2002 -- Georgia O'Keefe's Ghost Ranch Issue

By: Architectural Digest

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Conde Nast: 2002

Seller ID: 010371


196 pp. Crease on upper corner of front cover. Otherwise close to new. Cover story is a 9-age spread on Ghost Ranch, longtime retreat of the late Georia O'Keeffe in northern New Mexico, now preserved as a museum and conference center. Other features show the NY Asian-themed home of Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell; an ultra-geometric home in Southampton, NY, and a bush camp in Botswana. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall View more info

January 2009 -- Brad Pitt Cover

By: Architectural Digest

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Conde Nast Publications: 2009

Seller ID: 0503003743


150 pp. on glossy stock. Many color photos. Over story is about actor Brad Pitt's project to build affordable stilt ousing in hurricane ravaged section of New Orleans. Other articles: NYC townhouse designed by Samuel Botero; Coastal home in Aptos, Northern California, designed by Ehrlich Architects; the Avasi adobe hotel in Chile's Atacama desert; Ed Tuttle's Thai beach house. View more info

Hollywood at Home; Audrey Hepburn Cover -- March 2006 Issue

By: Architectural Digest

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Conde Nast: 2006

Edition: Vol. 63, No. 3.

Seller ID: 0503003854


256 pp. right corner of cover and most text pages curled. Else very good. Cover show Audrey Hepburn reclining on a couch, holding a flower and leafing through a picture book. Themed issue has several articles depicting film stars in their mansions. Celebrities included, besides Hepburn, are Bette Davis, Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward, Rock Hudson and Gary Cooper. Plus a feature on mansions used as sets; Art Deco sets used in the 20s and 30s and a piece on set design. Al... View more info

November 2008 Issue -- Hollywood at Home: Diane Keaton Cover

By: Architectural Digest

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Conde Nast: 2008

Edition: Vol 65, No. 11

Seller ID: 0503003858


245 pp. on coated stock. Lightly read, a few pages have corner creases. Light edge wear to spine. Cover shows Diane Keaton lying on a porch swing, hugging her dog. Features on mansions used by Keaton, Dennis Quaid, Elvis Presley, Neil Simon, and Marilyn Monroe, plus a remembrance of Akira Kurosawa by Martin Scorsese, and a look at Matthew McConaughey's Airstream trailer. View more info

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Art Deco Interiors: Decoration and Design Classics of the 1920s and 1930s

By: Bayer, Patricia

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1998

Seller ID: 010174


224 pp on coated stock. 151 color plates, many more b&w photos. Many full-page photos. A survey of Art Deco design as it reshapeed interior design, both residential and commercial, in the 1930 and 1930s. Frontispiece shows Chrysler Building lobby. Detailed text and captions. Size: 4to -- 11.5 In Tall View more info

Orlando's Leu House

By: Cole, Julie; Allaback, and Stewart, Laura

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Orlando, Harry P. Leu Gardens: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition Stated.

Seller ID: 009383


113 pp. on glossy paper. Nearly new, small stray reddish mark on rear cover, and lightly thumbed, else perfect. Numerous historical b&w photos on nearly every page. Although the title suggests this is a guide to a mansion, this scarce work actually is much more -- an overview of the earliest decades of Orlando history, its pioneer families, early industries, landmark buildings, social patterns, etc. About a quarter of the book centers on the Leu House and its gardens, an... View more info

Arts & Crafts Houses II: Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Hill House ; C.F.A. Voysey, the Homestead ; Greene and Greene, Gamble House

By: Dunlop, Beth, Ed

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Phaidon Inc Ltd: 1999

Edition: Ist Edition

Seller ID: 007071


Approx 200 pp. unpaginated on glossy stock. Very close to new, no markings. One small rubbed spot on top edge of front cover. With numerous color and b&w full-page photos, the book details three mansions built in the early 1900s in the Arts & Crafts style: Hill House designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh in Helensburgh, Scotland; Homestead, designed by C.K.A. Voyse in Frinton-on-sea in Essex, England; and Gamble House designed by Greene and Greene in Pasadena, Calif. Inc... View more info

Recapturing Wisdom's Valley: The Watervliet Shaker Heritage, 1775-1975

By: Filley, Dorothy M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Colonie, N.Y., Town of Colonie, N.Y.: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005832


127 pp. Slight soil along edges of front cover and minor roughness along top edge. Moderate darkening of covers, half-inch rip on fore edge of rear cover. Spine uncreased, text clean and bright. Numerous b&w historical photos. A detailed but lively account of the first Shaker settlement in America, which survives as a few preserved buildings near the Albany, N.Y. airport. Jointly published by the Town of Colonie and the Albany Institute of History and Art as a Bicentenni... View more info

Gramercy Park: An Illustrated History of a New York Neighborhood

By: Garmey, Stephen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Balsam Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 010225


192 pp. B&w photos, charts, maps throughout. Close to new, no markings. Jacket has taped tear at foot of spine, small tear near top of spine. Detailed history of a Manhattan enclave with a private park, and the many VIPs who have resided there over the centuries (Peter Stuyvesant, Peter Cooper,Edith Wharton, Samuel J. Tilden, et a.) Plus a chapter on its modern history. Size: 4to -- 11.25 in High View more info