1989. Reprint. A near fine copy only marked by light chipping to the board edges and a gift inscription to the front pastedown. The d/w is very good with light edge rubbing and repaired tears. Scans available if required.
1992. Reprint. A very good copy only marked by creasing to the spine.
"The Great Builders" surveys the careers of forty great architects whose engineering skills were crucial to their success. Sixteen nationalities and seven centuries of architectural innovation make for a survey of spectacular scope and depth. From churches and fortresses to... read more
2011. First edition. A fine, unmarked copy in a fine d/w.
|Author:||David Easton; Cynthia Wright (Photographer)|
RARE AND COLLECTIBLE
|Series:||Real Goods Independent Living Bks.|
The Rammed Earth House is a beautifully illustrated example of how the most dramatic innovations in home design and construction frequently have their origins in the distant past. By rediscovering the most ancient of all building materials#65533;earth#65533;forward-... read more
1996. First edition, first printing. A near fine copy with only superficial corner wear. Scans available if required.
|Series:||Real Goods independent living books|
|Reading Level:||very good|
An guide to building living structures with straw bales. Covers benefits of building with straw bales, safety concerns, building codes, and insurance, and offers techniques for building walls, windows, doors, foundations, roofs, floors, and plastering the straw walls.
1994. A near fine copy only marked by a small crease to the bottom front corner.