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201 COOK, Christopher A. Along the Streets of Guysborough. First Edition
Casket Printing & Publishing Co. Ltd., Antigonish, N.S., 2000, ISBN:0968737900 
COOK, Christopher A. Along the Streets of Guysborough. (Antigonish, N.S.: Printed by The Casket Printing & Publishing Co. Ltd., 2000). First Edition. Pp (6),[7]-188,(4). With 56 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. Endpaper Maps. 8vo, illustrated white card covers, lettered in black. Contents : Acknoledgements; Introduction; Our Earliest Beginnings; Soundthe Battle Cry; The Loyalist Settlers; A New Home in the Wilderness; Commu nity Metamorphosis; Main Street; Church Street; Broad Street; Prince Street; King Street; Court Lane; Queen Street; Pleasant Street; Russel Lane; Green Street; Lower Water Street (South Street); The Belmont; The Final Thoughts; References. Ownership inscription, else very good. 40.00

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202 COOK, Jeffrey JONES, Peter Blundell, foreword Seeking Structure from Nature : The Organic Architecture of Hungary. First Printing
Birkhauser, Basel / Berlin / Boston, 1996, ISBN:3764351780 
COOK, Jeffrey. Seeking Structure from Nature : The Organic Architecture of Hungary. With a foreword by Peter Blundell Jones. Basel / Berlin / Boston :Birkhauser, (1996). First Printing. Pp (5),6-191,(1). Illustrated. Index. 4to, illustrated white paper covered boards, lettered in black and orange. Contents : Preface by Jeffrey Cook; Preface by Peter Blundell Jones; To be Hungarian: Prelude to the Organic; On from Pure Sources: Gyogy Csete and the Pecs Group; Seeking Structure from Nature: Imre Makovecz and the Next Generation; Community and Village Centers: Makovecz and Makona; Hospitality and Recreation: Beyond the Pecs Group; Roof as Shelter: The House and Hajlek;Urban Housing: Organic Interventions; Shopping and Commerce: Spaces for Bu siness and Leisure; Churches and Chapels: Housing the Spirit; Creative Resistance: Culture and Change. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES MAY BE REQUIRED FORORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good. 70.00

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203 CORBIN, Carol. ROLLS, Judith A. Centre of the World at the Edge of a Continent. Second Printing
University College of Cape Breton Press / UCCB, Sydney, Nova Scotia, 1996, ISBN:0920336825 
CORBIN, Carol and Judith A. ROLLS, (eds.). The Centre of the World at the Edge of a Continent. [cover adds subtitle : Cultural Studies of Cape Breton Island]. (Sydney, Nova Scotia) : University College of Cape Breton Press, (1996). Second Printing. Pp (6),7--247,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated yellow card covers. "While Cape Breton's culture is typically depicted as a scenic snapshot of Scottish fiddlers and tartans, the essays in this book gobeyond this tourism image. Focusing on pastimes, the arts, community, fami ly and identity, the authors have interpreted the ways that cultural practices act to maintain a cohesive and rich social world on this singular island. The themes in this book offer Cape Bretoners a glance at themselves and provide visitors with unsung sketches of Cape Breton life." - rear cover. Contents: Foreword; Corbin's introduction: "Communication, Culture and Cape Breton Island": Part I. Pastimes. Coleen Moore-Hayes' "'See You at the Forum': Pleasure Skating The Cape Breton Way"; Erna MacLeod's "Bungalows and Barbecues"; Michael G. MacDonald's "'Going Out' : A Taxonomy of Cape Breton Drinking Establishments"; Hugh MacDonald's "Talent Shows in Cape Breton"; Jeannine L. McNeil's "'What Comes Around, Goes Around': Bingo as a Cape Breton Subculture"; Joanne Kennedy's "'You Couldn't Do That in a Hall': The Social Institution of Tarabish in Cape Breton"; Joanne Kennedy's "How to Play Tarabish"; Corbin's "An American Takes Tea". Part II. The Arts. Rolls' "Culture for Sale"; Gerald Taylor's "A Peek Behind the Curtain: Cape Breton's Summertime Revue"; Marie Westhaver's "'Mary Morrison' :The Quintessential Cape Breton Character"; Ron Keough's "Real to Reel : Cape Breton on Film"; David Mahalik's "Music as a Living Tradtion"; Kevin O'Shea's "Cape Breton Fiddle Music as Popular Culture"; Sheldon MacInnes' "Stepdancing: Gach taobh dhe'n Uisge ('Both Sides of the Water'); Ellison Robertson's "Reflections of an Artist". Part III. Community and Family Life. Richard MacKinnon's "Cooperativism and Vernacular Architecture in Tompkinsville"; David L. Schmidt's "Kaqietaq 'All Gone': Honouring the Dying and Deceased in Eskasoni"; Moira Ross' "The Irish of Rocky Bay"; Corbin's "Conversation and Cultural Maintenance in Louisbourg"; Barbara Rendall's "A Sense of Family". Part IV. Culture and Identity. William Davey & Richard MacKinnon's "The Use of Nicknames in Cape Breton"; Silver Donald Cameron's "The World Which Is At Us"; Sam Migliore's "Wine, Health, and Sociability: An Italian Family Experience in Cape Breton"; Celeste Sulliman MacPherson & Carol Corbin's "Cape Bretoners as Canadians". Very good. 15.00

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204 CRACRAFT, James, (ed.) Soviet Union Today : An Interpretive Guide
Educational Foundation for Nuclear Science, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, Chicago, Illinois, 1983, ISBN:0941682064 
CRACRAFT, James, (ed.). The Soviet Union Today : An Interpretive Guide. (Chicago, Illinois : Educational Foundation for Nuclear Science, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, 1983). Pp (2),iii-ix,(2),2-348,(2). Index. 8vo, illustrated pale blue card covers, lettered in dark blue. Contents : [1.] History: 1. From the Russian past to the Soviet present (by James Cracraft). 2. Lenin and his cult (by Nina Tumarkin). 3. The Stalin question (by Stephen F.Cohen). [2.] Politics: 4. The political elite (by/ Mark R. Beissinger). 5. Policymaking and foreign affairs (by Alexander Dallin). 6. Dissent (by Jos hua Rubenstein); 7. The KGB (by John E. Carlson). [3.] The armed forces: 8.Military organization and deployment (by David R. Jones). 9. The conscript s (by Mikhail Tsypkin). 10. Military strategy in the nuclear age (by Eugenia V. Osgood). [4.] The physical context: 11. Basic geography (by Chauncy D.Harris). 12. Environmental problems (by John M. Kramer). 13. Architecture and urban planning (by William C. Brumfield). [5.] The economy: 14. An economic overview (by James R. Millar). 15. The economy and the consumer (by Marshall I. Goldman). 16. Agriculture (by D. Gale Johnson). [6.] Science & technology: 17. Science policy and organization (by Loren R. Graham). 18. Soviet science in practice: an insider's view (by Vladimir Z. Kresin). 19. Education, science and technology (by Harley D. Balzer). [7.] Culture: 20. A survey of the cultural scene (by Irwin Weil). 21. New trends in literature (by Katerina Clark). 22. The politics of literature (by Geoffrey Hosking). [8.] Society: 23. Ethnicity (by Ralph S. Clem). 24. Religion (by Paul A. Lucey). 25. Women (by Mary Ellen Fischer). 26. A troubled society (by David E.Powell). David R. Jones was with the Rusian Research Center of Nova Scotia , Cambridge Sation, King's County, Nova Scotia. Foxing to covers, penned gift inscription, else very good. 12.00

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205 CRANE, Walter Line & Form
G. Bell & Sons, Ltd., London, 1912, 
CRANE, Walter. Line & Form London : G. Bell & Sons, Ltd., 1912. Fifth Printing. Pp (6),vii-xv,(1),1-[288]. Illustrated. Index. Crown 8vo, illustrated blue cloth, lettered in white, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Contents : Chapter I. Origin and Function of Outline—Silhouette—Definition of Boundaries by—Power of Characterization by—Formation of Letters—Methods of Drawing in Line—The Progressive Method—The Calligraphic Method—The Tentative Method—The Japanese Direct Brush Method—The Oval Method—The Rectangular Method—Quality of Line—Linear Expression of Movement—Textures—Emotion—Scale of Linear Expression. Ch. II. The Language of Line—Dialects—Comparison of the Styleof Various Artists in Line—Scale of Degrees in Line—Picture Writing—Relati on of Line to Form—Two Paths—The Graphic Purpose—Aspect—The Ornamental Purpose—Typical Treatment or Convention—Rhythm—Linear Plans in Pattern Designing—Wall-paper Design—Controlling Forms—Memory—Evolution in Design—Variety inUnity—Counterbalance—Linear Logic—Recurring Line and Form—Principle of Rad iation—Range and Use of Line. Ch. III. Of the Choice and Use of Line—Degreeand Emphasis—Influence of the Photograph—The Value of Emphasis—The Technic al Influence—The Artistic Purpose—Influence of Material and Tools—Brushwork—Charcoal— Pencil—Pen. Ch. IV. Of the Choice of Form—Elementary Forms—Space-filling—Grouping— Analogies of Form—Typical Forms of Ornament—Ornamental Units— Equivalents in Form—Quantities in Design—Contrast—Value of Variationsof Similar or Allied Forms—Use of the Human Figure and Animal Forms in Orn amental Design. Ch. V. Of the Influence of Controlling Lines, Boundaries Spaces, and Plans in Designing—Origin of Geometric Decorative Spaces and Panels in Architecture—Value of Recurring Line—Tradition—Extension— Adaptability—Geometric Structural Plans—Frieze and Field—Ceiling Decoration—Co-operative Relation. Ch. VI. Of the Fundamental Essentials of Design: Line, Form, Space—Principles of Structural and Ornamental Line in Organic Forms—Form andMass in Foliage—Roofs—The Mediæval City—Organic and Accidental Beauty— Com position: Formal and Informal—Power of Linear Expression—Relation of Massesand Lines—Principles of Harmonious Composition. Ch. VII. Of the Relief of Form—Three Methods—Contrast—Light and Shade, and Modelling—The Use of Contrast and Planes in Pattern Designing— Decorative Relief—Simple Linear Contrast—Relief by Linear Shading— Different Emphasis in relieving Form by Shading Lines—Relief by means of Light and Shade alone without Outline—Photographic Projection—Relief by different Planes and Contrasts of Concave and Convex Surfaces in Architectural Mouldings—Modelled Relief— Decorative Use of Light and Shade, and different Planes in Modelling and Carving—Egyptian System of Relief Sculpture—Greek and Gothic Architectural Sculpture, influenced by Structural and Ornamental Feeling—Sculptural Tombs, Medals, Coins, Gems—Florentine Fifteenth-century Reliefs—Desiderio di Settignano. Ch. VIII. Of the Expression of Relief in Line-drawing—Graphic Aim and Ornamental Aim—Superficial Appearance and Constructive Reality— Accidents and Essentials—Representation and Suggestion of Natural Form in Design—The Outward Vision and the Inner Vision. Ch. IX. Of the Adaptation of Line and Form in Design, in various materials and methods—Mural Decoration—Fresco-work of the Italian Painters—Modern Mural Work—Mural Spacing and Pattern Plans— Scale—The Skirting—The Dado—Field of the Wall—The Frieze— Panelling—Tapestry—Textile Design—Persian Carpets—Effect of Texture on Colour—Prints—Wall-paper—Stained Glass. Ch. X. Of the Expression and Relief of Line and Form by Colour—Effect ofsame Colour upon different Grounds—Radiation of Colour—White Outline to cl ear Colours—Quality of Tints relieved upon other Tints—Complementaries—Harmony—The Colour Sense—Colour Proportions—Importance of Pure Tints—Tones and Planes—The Tone of Time—Pattern and Picture—A Pattern not necessarily a Picture, but a Picture in principle a Pattern —Chiaroscuro —Examples of Pattern-work and Picture-work—Picture-patterns and Pattern-pictures. Wear to spine ends and edges, spine lettering mostly rubbed off, corners bumped, ex-library (inkstamp, rear pouch), one page nearly detached, else good. 25.00

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206 CREESE, Walter L. Search for Environment : The Garden City: Before and After. First Edition in dustjacket
Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 1966, 
CREESE, Walter L. The Search for Environment : The Garden City: Before and After. New Haven and London : Yale University Press, 1966. First Editon. Pp(8),[vii]-xx,[1]-360,(2). Illustrated. Index. Large 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Where Does the City Stand? 2. The Bradford-Halifax School of Model Village Builders. 3. The Bad Example of Leeds. 4.The Oasis at Bedford Park. 5. Neat and Clean at Port Sunlight and Bournvil le. 6. Morris and Howard—Boston and Chicago. 7. Parker and Unwin. 8. New Earswick. 9. The First Garden City of Letchworth. 10. Hampstead Garden Suburb. 11. Wythenshawe. 12. The Architecture of Parker and Unwin. 13. The Image Overseas. 14. The New Towns. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES MAY BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good in slightly chipped, spine-sunned and waterstained, but unclipped, dustjacket. 40.00

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207 CROSLAND, T.W.H. Suburbans. First Edition.
John Long, London, 1905, 
CROSLAND, T.W.H. The Suburbans. London: John Long, 13 & 14 Norris Street, Haymarket, (1905). First Printing. Pp. (4),v,(1),7-[208],(8) of ads. 8vo, red cloth with bevelled edges, gilt lettering to front board and spine. A survey of English suburban social manners, by the friend of Lord Alfred Douglas. Contents: Their Origin; Their Country; How to Get There; The Male Suburban; The Female Suburban; Their Young; Their Loves and Marriages; The Great Heart of Clapham; Tooting the Blest; Kilburn the Golden; 'appy 'ampstead; Naughty St. John's Wood; Nonconformity; Shops; Architecture; Horticulture; The Great Servant Question; The Theatre; Chamber-music; Paint and Pictures; Cheap Classics; The Future. With a note responding to H.G. Wells's "pretentious sociological essay" 'A Modern Utopia' at rear. A couple faint spots toboards, slightly cocked, light discolouration to edges, sparse foxing, els e a very good copy. 50.00

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208 CROSS, Rosemary James Life and Times of Victoria Architect P. Leonard James. With researched lists of his commissions and those of his partners Hubert Saage, ARIBA, MAIBC and Douglas James, MAIBC. Signed copy
Dear Brutus Publishing, Victoria, BC, 2005, ISBN:0973725907 
CROSS, Rosemary James. The Life and Times of Victoria Architect P. Leonard James, FRAIC, MAIBC. With researched lists of his commissions and those of his partners Hubert Saage, ARIBA, MAIBC and Douglas James, MAIBC. Victoria,BC : Dear Brutus Publishing, (2005). First Printing. Pp. i-x,1-220,(2). Do uble column. Illustrated throughout. Oblong 8vo, art-illustrated cardcovers. P. Leonard James (b. December 7, 1878, London, England - d. January 3, 1970, Victoria) noted architect of many buildings and residences in Victoria and environs. Forewords by Pamela Charlesworth and Geoffrey Castle. Very good. Signed with inscription by Cross. 30.00

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209 CROWELL, Frances (ed.). RUFF, Eric RADDALL, Thomas H. CREIGHTON, Norman Bluenose Magazine of Downeast Canada. Volume I, Number I, Summer, 1976
Bluenose Magazine, Port Maitland, N.S., 1976, 1976 
CROWELL, Frances, (ed.). Bluenose Magazine of Downeast Canada. Volume I, Number I, Summer, 1976. Port Maitland, N.S.: Bluenose Magazine, 1976. Pp [1]-39,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated blue stapled card covers.

Contents :
The Tall Schooners (pp 4-5);
Threat to a People's Memory (by Rosemary Chiasson, pp 6-7);
Hex Signs in Nova Scotia (by Christine Miles, pp 8-9);
Yarmouth's Square-Rigger (by Eric Ruff, pp 10-11);
Cunard's Woods [Nostalgia – Dartmouth] (by Ian Forsyth, pp 12-15);
Painter of the Sea [Jack Gray] (by Jane Cameron, pp 16-18);
Our Historic Trees (by Norman Creighton, pp 19-21);
Isaac Hildreth: Loyalist Architect (by Marion Robertson, pp 26-28);
Blind MacNair (by Thomas H. Raddall, pp 29-35);
The Marco Polo (by W.A. Claymore, pp 37-38).

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210 CRUTCHLEY, W. Caius, Commander BRASSEY, Earl, preface My Life at Sea : Being a Yarn Loosely Spun for the Purpose of Holding Together Certain Reminiscences of the Transition Period from Sail to Steam in the British Mercantile Marine (1863-1894)
Chapman and Hall, Ltd., London, 1912, 
CRUTCHLEY, W. Caius, Commander. My Life at Sea : Being a "Yarn" Loosely Spun for the Purpose of Holding Together Certain Reminiscences of the Transition Period from Sail to Steam in the British Mercantile Marine (1863-1894). With a preface by Earl Brassey. London: Chapman and Hall, Ltd., 1912. FirstPrinting. Pp. (6),vii-xi,(3),3-328, frontispiece, + 9 leaves of black and white plates. Illustrated. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt decoration to front board, gilt lettering to front board and spine. "The author began his life at sea in sailing-shiops in the age of the Black Ball liners, the Baltimore clipper-ships, and those perfect specimens of naval architecture built in Aberdeen for the China tea trade. Captain Crutchley tells of the hardships of the sea. He gives stirring descriptions of the performances of the ships he sailed. [...] In Captain Crutchley's time ships coming direct from the homeland were the bonds of empire. The received a warm welcome on their arrival in the distant ports of New Zealand and Australia. Captain Crutchley earned a deserved popularity as a representative seaman. He began his work as an empire builder while serving at sea. It was continued ashore for a period of many years in the capacity of Secretary of the Navy League." -from the preface. With illustrations of the following vessels: Clipper Ship Essex, U.S.S. Roman, U.S.S. Nyanza, U.S.S. African, U.S.S. Syria, N.Z.S. Co.'s Ruapehu, and three images of N.Z.S.S. Kaikoura. A few small damp spots toboards, nicking to spine ends and head and tail of outer hinges, dampstain to bottom right corner, rear inner hinge starting, name and namestamp to f lyleaf, occasional foxing throughout, else good. 35.00

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211 CUTHBERTSON, Brian Lunenburg : An Illustrated History
Formac Publishing Company Limited, 1996, 
CUTHBERTSON, Brian. Lunenburg : An Illustrated History. Halifax: Formac Publishing Company Limited, (1996). Pp. 66. Illustrated. Double column. Square8vo, brown ill. card covers. Brian Craig Uniacke Cuthbertson (b. 1936, Sac kville, New Brunswick). "The town of Lunenburg, on Nova Scotia's South Shore, is a World Heritage Site. Its unique architecture and the beautiful setting of this 250-year-old fishing community attract visitors from far and wide. As home of the world famous banks schooner, the graceful Bluenose, and one of Canada's finest fishing fleets, Lunenburg has pride in its achievements. The story of the town's past, so eloquently suggested by its many finebuildings and streetscapes, is told in this book. Author Brian Cuthbertson , a historian and heritage expert, combines a lively text with a wide rangeof visuals drawn from public and private collections, He also offers a gui ded walking tour of the old town -- with an easy to use map -- and photos and text on 40 of Lunenburg's most significant buildings." - from the rear cover Vg. 10.00

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Lunenburg Then and Now.  First Edition, New, CUTHBERTSON, Brian
212 CUTHBERTSON, Brian Lunenburg Then and Now. First Edition, New
Formac Publishing Company Limited, Halifax, 2002, ISBN:0887805663 2002 0887805663 / 9780887805660 
CUTHBERTSON, Brian. Lunenburg Then and Now. Halifax : Formac Publishing Company Limited, 2002. First Printing. Pp. (4).[5]-96. Well illustrated throughout in colour and b&w. Double column. Square 8vo, photo-illustrated cardcovers, white lettering to front and spine.

Brian Craig Uniacke Cuthbertson (b. 1936, Sackville, New Brunswick).

"The town of Lunenburg on Nova Scotia's South Shore is so rich in heritage it has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Its unique architecture and beautiful harbour attracts visitors from far and wide. As home of the world famous banks schooner, the graceful Bluenose, and one of Canada's finest fishing fleets, Lunenburg has pride in its achievements.

In this book, Brian Cuthbertson explores the charms of Lunenburg. He reveals the history of the town that is eloquently suggested in the buildings and streetscapes and recounts its rapid growth froma small eighteenth-century settlement to a fisheries and shipbuilding centre." - from the rear cover.

Chapters :
1. Lunenburg Today;
2. New Settlement;
3. Prosperity on the Waterfront;
4. Bluenose Era;
5. Fishing Capital of Canada.
With index.

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213 CUTLAR, Roger Edinburgh Dissected : Including Strictures on its Institutions, Legal, Clerical, Medical, Educational, &c. To which are added Confessions and Opinionsof a Tory Country Gentleman with a Variety of Anecdotal and other Matter in a Series of Letters.
Edinburgh / R.Groombridge & Sons, Edinburgh / London, 1857, 
Edinburgh Dissected : Including Strictures on its Institutions, Legal, Clerical, Medical, Educational, &c. To which are added Confessions and Opinionsof a Tory Country Gentleman : with a Variety of Anecdotal and other Matter in a Series of Letters addressed to Roger Cutlar, Esquire by his Nephew. E dinburgh : James Hogg / London : R.Groombridge & Sons, 1857. First Edition.Pp (2),[iii]-xvi,[1]-414,(2). 8vo, in original brown pressed cloth, gilt t o spine. Arranged in thirty one letters. A sampling : Letter 1. Arrival in Edinburgh - Purpose of the Letters - First Impressions - Scott Monument - Princes Street - Aspect of the Old Town - Waverley and Princes Street Gardens. Castle. Mound, &c. &c. - I take Lodgings — description of; Letter 2. Prominent Objects which serve to prevent Strangers losing themselves - Brief Notice of my First Walks - South Bridge - North Bridge - Register House - Wellington Statue - Theatre Royal - Princes Street - Royal Institution - National Gallery - Advertising; Letter 3. Banks - Bank of Scotland - Royal Bank- British Linen Company Bank - Commercial Bank - Money - Reflections there on; Letter 4. 4. Monuments - Calton Hill - National Monument -David Hume's Monument - Martyrs' Cenotaph -Observatory - Burns's Monument - - Dundas Monuments - Remarks on Public Monuments - George IV. Statue - Pitt Statue - Sir Robert Peel - George Street - Additional Reflections on Monuments - Statues suggestive of Dramatic Incongruities; Letter 10. Free Church - Glance atthe Disruption and its results; Letter 12. Courts of Law - &c. Letter 14. Edinburgh Publishers - W. & R. Chambers - Adam Black - Blackwoods—their Magazine - Bank Restriction Acts - Cobden's Inconsistency animadverted upon - Professor Wilson "Blackwood's" spirited Defence of Burns and Swift - "Hogg's Instructor" - "North Britsh Advertiser" — thoughts suggested by its perusal; Letter 19. Leith Walk - Leith - Harbour, Docks, and Piers - Footpath from Leith to Newhaven - The Man-Trap - Village of Newhaven - Praise of its Inhabitants - Trinity - Granton - Plateau above Granton - View from it of the City, &c. -Reflections suggested thereby - Regent Terrace - Carlton Terrace - Royal Terrace - Grange Cemetery - Dr Chalmers's Grave - Grange House -Elizabethan style of Architecture. &c. condemned. Letter 30. Description o f a Night which I passed in Warriston Cemetery. This copy has had its spinerepaired, has been rebacked and given new end-papers. Now a very good, sol id copy. 200.00

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214 D'EYNCOURT, Eustace H.W. Tennyson, Sir Shipbuilder's Yarn: The Record of a Naval Constructor
Hutchinson, London, 1940, 
D'EYNCOURT, Eustace H.W. Tennyson, Sir. A Shipbuilder's Yarn: The Record ofa Naval Constructor. London : Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers), Ltd, n.d. [ca 1940]. Pp (8),9-207,(1), portrait frontispiece + 16 pages of photos. 8vo, blue cloth. Catalogue of the Library of the National Maritime Museum, Vol 2. Biography 1360. Chapters : 1. At Hadley House; 2. Family Portraits; 3. The Thorny Path; 4. ; 5. 'Prentice Days; 6. Settling Down; 7. ; 8. Appointment at the Admiralty; 9. ; 10. Naval Constructors at Work; 11. Ships and Airships; 12. Big Ships in Battle; 13. Little Ships at War; 14. Mr Churchill Wants a Landship [on tanks]; 15. The King has a Ride [more on tanks]; 16. Post-War Troubles; 17. Cutting Down the Navy; 18. A Change of Work; 19. AbroadAgain; 20. Keeping the Peace; 21. Conclusion. With Appendix (D'Eyncourt's 1924 lecture "Recent Developments in Naval Architecture", pp.189-202) and index. A very nice bright, tight copy. 95.00

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Laboratories.  1st US in dj. , DAHAN, Fernand W.
215 DAHAN, Fernand W. Laboratories. 1st US in dj.
W. W. Norton & Co., New York, 2000, ISBN:0393730581 
DAHAN, Fernand W. Laboratories : A Guide to Master Planning, Programming, Procurement, and Design. NY: W. W. Norton & Co., (2000). First US Edition. Pp. 298. Large 8vo, grey cloth. "An essential reference for architects, engineers, and project managers, as well as industrial hygienists and those who ommission, operate, and manage chemical, biochemical, and other laboratories at every level." - from the dj. Vg in dj. 55.00

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216 DAKERS, Caroline. Clouds : The Biography of a Country House. First Edition in dustjacket.
Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 1993, ISBN:0300057768 
DAKERS, Caroline. Clouds : The Biography of a Country House. New Haven and London : Yale University Press, (1993). First Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-xviii,1-278, + 16 p. of colour plates, and including dozens of black and white photos to text. Decorated endpapers. Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "Almost before it was completed in 1886, Clouds was being described as 'the house of the age'. Designed by Philip Webb, one of Britain's greatest architects, this country house in Wiltshire was commissioned by Percy and Madeline Wyndham, an aristocratic couple with a sophisticated tastein design. In this handsomely illustrated book Caroline Dakers tells the s tory of Clouds: its planning and creation; the art commissioned to adorn its walls; the activities and interests of the three generations of Wyndhams who lived in it; the famous people who visited it; the sale of the house inthe 1930s; and its eventual transformation into a charitable institution. Dakers vividly recreates the lives and personalities of Clouds' colourful owners. Percy and Madeline Wyndham were at the heart of late Victorian cultural life, and their guests were talented writers and artists such as Henry James, Rudyard Kipling, William Morris, Edward Burne-Jones, John Singer Sargent, Leighton, Whistler, and Watts. The Wyndhams' eldest son George, Secretary of State for Ireland and tipped as a future prime minister, died tragically early at the age of 49." - from the dustjacket. Contents: 1. Percy Wyndham and Madeline Campbell; 2. Early Married Life and Patronage, 1860-76; 3. Philip Webb: The Design and Building of Clouds, 1876-85; 4. At Home; 5. The Clouds Estate and the Agricultural Community; 6. Clouds Rises; 7. The Wyndham Circle: Country House Patronage at Clouds, Stanway and Wilsford; 8. Death Comes to Clouds, 1910-14; 9. The Impact of the First World War on Clouds: Dick Wyndham Inherits, 1914-20; 10. Clouds Abandoned; 11. From Home toInstitution. Very good in dustjacket. 45.00

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When a Man Commutes , DALE, Alan MARTIN, H.B.
217 DALE, Alan MARTIN, H.B. When a Man Commutes
Dodd, Mead, New York, 1918, 
DALE, Alan. When a Man Commutes . Illustrated by H.B. Martin. NY: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1918. First US Printing. Pp. (6),1-201,(1), frontis. Illustrated. 8vo, orange cloth with black lettering to front and spine. Slightly cocked, some edgewear with faint edge-spotting, else vg. 60.00

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218 Dalhousie University - Architecture) 2001 Studio East : selected student projects Faculty of Architecture , Dalhousie University
SE2 Publishers, 2001, ISBN:0770307086 
(Dalhousie University - Architecture). 2001 Studio East : selected student projects Faculty of Architecture , Dalhousie University. (Halifax): SE2 Publishers, (2001). Pp. 107. Illustrated. Square 8vo, white ill. card covers, white titles to spine. Vg. 20.00

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219 Dalhousie University - Architecture) 2003 Studio East : selected student projects Faculty of Architecture , Dalhousie University
SE2 Publishers, 2003, ISBN:0770307205 
(Dalhousie University - Architecture). 2003 Studio East : selected student projects Faculty of Architecture , Dalhousie University. (Halifax): SE2 Publishers, (2003). Pp. 63. Illustrated. Square 8vo, black ill. card covers, white titles to spine. Vg. 20.00

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220 Darbourne and Darke) Architecture of Darbourne & Darke : An interim report on the work of Darbourne & Darke; A handbook to an exhibition at the Royal Institute of British Architects Heinz Gallery, 27 Portman Square, London W1, 17 May - 29 July 1977
Royal Institute of British Architects, London, 1977, ISBN:0900630493 
(Royal Institute of British Architects). The Architecture of Darbourne & Darke : An interim report on the work of Darbourne & Darke; A handbook to an exhibition at the Royal Institute of British Architects Heinz Gallery, 27 Portman Square, London W1, 17 May - 29 July 1977. (London : Royal Institute of British Architects, 1977). Pp (4),5-72. Illustrated. Square 8vo, illustrated white card covers, lettered in white and black. Contents : Foreword: Lifting the witch's curse; Introduction; Analysis of the site; Landscape; Density; Flexibility and choice; Materials; Infil and replacement; Case studies; Chronology of schemes and projects; Biographical notes; Bibliography. Penned name, else very good. 40.00

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