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Great Lakes Lighthouses Encylopedia

By: Wright, Larry & Patricia

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Boston Mills Press: 2006

Seller ID: 2264666

ISBN: 1550463993

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 2006 Large Hardcover. 448 pp. The lighthouses of the five Great Lakes -- a comprehensive collection with full-color photographs. This comprehensive, full-color encyclopedia features more than 650 lighthouses located on all five of the Great Lakes. These lakes may appear easy to navigate, but swift currents, hidden reefs and shoals, shifting sandbars, uncharted passages and fierce, fast-moving storms made early navigation a mariner's nightmare. Thousands of sailors' lives were lost before the network of lighthouses was established, and tales of tragedy and triumph abound. All ... View more info

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Wyoming County, New York: An Architectural Tour

By: Yarrington, James R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Arts Council for Wyoming County / The Humphrey Press: 1984

Seller ID: 2276262

ISBN: 0961347805

Condition: Good


Wrappers, first couple pages, and page ridges lightly foxed. 1984 Large Softcover. 208 pp. A guide to significant structures in Wyoming County, Western New York, published in conjunction with an architectural survey of buildings by the New York State Council on the Arts and the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Includes black-and-white photographs of numerous buildings and some significant architectural elements, as well as architectural drawings. View more info

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Frank Lloyd Wright (Les Maitres De L'Architecture Contemporaine)

By: Zervos, Christian

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Cahiers d'Art: 1928

Seller ID: 2274426

Condition: Good


Binding repaired, rubbed. 1928 Soft Cover. A french-language work on architect Frank Lloyd Wright, filled with biographical information and art criticism. View more info

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Giotto: The Arena Chapel Frescoes (Norton Critical Studies in Art History)

By: [Giotto]; Stubblebine, James

Price: $5.00

Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company: 1969

Seller ID: 2200098

Condition: Good


Wrappers and pages toned and foxed, spine edge bumped, ink stamp to front endpaper. 1969 Trade Paperback. xiii, 218 pp. An introduction to Giotto's frescoes in Padua with an analytical essay, documents and source materials, critical essays and 129 illustrations. View more info

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Sir Christopher Wren, A.D. 1632-1723: Bicentenary Memorial Volume Published Under the Auspices of the Royal Institute of British Architects

By: [Wren, Sir Christopher]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1923

Seller ID: 2292257

Condition: Good


No jacket. Spine lightly toned, smudges on boards, hinges broken. 1923 Large Hardcover. xvi, 279, [1] pp. Sir Christopher Wren was responsible for rebuilding 52 churches in the City of London after the Great Fire in 1666. Of particular note was St Paul's Cathedral, on Ludgate Hill, completed in 1710. CONTENTS: Sertorum Depositio, by Paul Waterhouse; Editor's Note; Introduction, by Sir Aston Webb; Sir Christopher Wren from the Personal Side, by J. Alfred Gotch; Sir Christopher Wren's Parish Churches, by Arthur Keen; The Design of St. Paul's Cathedral, by A. Beresford Pite; Some Recent Investiga... View more info