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1. A Love Letter to the City, by Stephen Powers
ISBN 9781616892081, paperback binding, $24.95

Stretched across city walls and along rooftops, Stephen Powers's colorful large-scale murals sneak up on you. "Open your eyes / I see the sunrise," "If ...
2. After Taste: Expanded Practice in Interior Design, by Kent Kleinman, Joanna Merwood-Salisbury, and Lois Weinthal
ISBN 9781616890261, paperback binding, $35.00

What is taste? This well-curated collection documents new theories and emerging critical practices in the field of interior design. It investigates taste, a concept central ...
3. Architects Draw, by Sue Ferguson Gussow
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568987408, paperback binding, $29.95

Where does architectural design begin? In an age obsessed with all things digital, it's tempting to envision a computer screen in a paperless studio. While ...
4. Architectural Lighting: Designing with Light and Space, by Herve Descottes, Cecilia E. Ramos
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989389, paperback binding, $24.95

Architectural Lighting, the latest addition to the Architecture Briefs series, provides both a critical approach to and a conceptual framework for understanding the application of ...
5. Architectural Photography the Digital Way, by Gerry Kopelow
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568986975, paperback binding, $24.95

More than ever, particularly in this day of online media, architects and designers are increasingly faced with exciting and critical marketing and publishing opportunities. Simply ...
6. Architectural Regionalism: Collected Writings on Place, Identity, Modernity, and Tradition, by Vincent B. Canizaro
ISBN 9781568986166, paperback binding, $39.95

In this rapidly globalizing world, any investigation of architecture inevitably leads to considerations of regionalism. But despite its omnipresence in contemporary practice and theory, architectural ...
7. Architecture and Film, by Mark Lamster
ISBN 9781568982076, paperback binding, $24.95

Architecture and Film looks at the ways architecture and architects are treated on screen and, conversely, how these depictions filter and shape the ways we ...
8. Architecture From the Outside In: Selected Essays by Robert Gutman, by Robert Gutman, Dana Cuff, and John Wriedt
ISBN 9781568988962, paperback binding, $40.00

Architecture and sociology have been fickle friends over the past half century: in the 1960s, architects relied on sociological data for design solutions and sociologists ...
9. Architecture of the Everyday, by Deborah Berke, Steven Harris
ISBN 9781568981147, paperback binding, $24.95

Ordinary. Banal. Quotidian. These words are rarely used to praise architecture, but in fact they represent the interest of a growing number of architects looking ...
10. Architecture Oriented Otherwise, by David Leatherbarrow
Series: Writing Matters
ISBN 9781616893026, paperback binding, $39.95

Now available in paperback, renowned writer and thinker David Leatherbarrow's groundbreaking Architecture Oriented Otherwise argues for a more profound, yet simpler, way of thinking about ...
11. Architecture Oriented Otherwise, by David Leatherbarrow
Series: Writing Matters
ISBN 9781568988115, hardcover binding, $39.95

So much writing about architecture tends to evaluate it on the basis of its intentions: how closely it corresponds to the artistic will of the ...
12. Artists Unframed: Snapshots from the Smithsonian's Archives of American Art, by Foresta, Merry A.
ISBN 9781616892951, binding, $24.95

Tucked away among the letters, diaries, and other ephemera in the Smithsonian's archives lies a trove of rarely seen snapshots of some of the twentieth ...
13. Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers, by Lucy Gray
ISBN 9781616892548, hardcover binding, $24.95

There are few jobs more rarefied or as physically and mentally demanding as prima ballerina. And yet, despite very real professional risks, three dancers'from the ...
14. Brooklyn Makers: Food, Design, Craft, and Other Scenes from the Tactile Life, by Jennifer Causey
ISBN 9781616890742, paperback binding, $24.95

"Jennifer Causey has earned the admiration of just about every community of makers I know. She approaches each artist with a sense of wonder and ...
15. Building (in) the Future: Recasting Labor in Architecture, by Phillip Bernstein, Peggy Deamer
ISBN 9781568988061, paperback binding, $29.95

There is no denying the transformational role of the computer in the evolution of contemporary architectural practice. But does this techno-determinist account tell the whole ...
16. Building Envelopes: An Integrated Approach, by Jenny Lovell
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568988184, paperback binding, $24.95

Few parts of a building work harder than its envelope (also known as its facade). The envelope is the part of the building most visible ...
17. Cartographies of Time, by Daniel Rosenberg, Anthony Grafton
ISBN 9781616890582, paperback binding, $35.00

Our critically acclaimed smash hit Cartographies of Time is now available in paperback. In this first comprehensive history of graphic representations of time, authors Daniel ...
18. Cartographies of Time, by Daniel Rosenberg, Anthony Grafton
ISBN 9781568987637, hardcover binding, $50.00

What does history look like? How do you draw time?

From the most ancient images to the contemporary, the line has served as the central figure ...
19. Cold War Hothouses: Inventing Postwar Culture, from Cockpit to Playboy, by Beatriz Colomina, Annemarie Brennan, and Jeannie Kim
Series: Princeton Papers on Architecture
ISBN 9781568983028, paperback binding, $27.50

The technological innovation and unprecedented physical growth of the cold war era permeated American life in every aspect and at every scale. From the creation ...
20. Constructing a New Agenda for Architecture: Architectural Theory 1993-2009, by A. Krista Sykes, K. Michael Hays
ISBN 9781568988597, paperback binding, $45.00

This follow-up to Kate Nesbitt's best-selling anthology Theorizing a New Agenda collects twenty-eight essays that address architecture theory from the mid-1990s, where Nesbitt left off, ...
21. Conversations on the Hudson: An Englishman bicycles five hundred miles through the Hudson Valley meeting artists and craftspeople along the way, by Nick Hand
ISBN 9781616892241, hardcover binding, $24.95

One spring day in 2012, fresh from his circumnavigation of the British Isles, English designer Nick Hand set off on his bicycle from Brooklyn, New ...
22. Conversations with Paolo Soleri, by Lissa McCullough
Series: Conversations with Students
ISBN 9781616890551, paperback binding, $19.95

Conversations with Paolo Soleri, the newest volume in our popular Conversations series, offers timely thinking in response to our global environmental crisis. Drawn from the ...
23. Create Your Own Online Store in a Weekend, by Alannah Moore
ISBN 9781616892364, paperback binding, $24.95

The advantages of selling your products online are many, low overhead, global markets, twenty-four-hour shopping, but perhaps most important is the level playing field offered ...
24. Design Ecologies: Essays on the Nature of Design, by Lisa Tilder, Beth Blostein
ISBN 9781568987835, paperback binding, $35.00

Contemporary architects are under increasing pressure to offer a sustainable future. But with all the focus on green building there has been little investigation into ...
25. Designed for the Future: 80 Practical Ideas for a Sustainable World, by Jared Green
ISBN 9781616893002, paperback binding, $24.95

In Designed for the Future, author Jared Green asks eighty of today's most innovative architects, urban planners, landscape architects, journalists, artists, and environmental leaders the ...
26. Details in Contemporary Architecture, by Christine Killory, Rene Davids
Series: AsBuilt
ISBN 9781568985763, hardcover binding, $65.00

Curious about how Alsop Architects managed to construct that flying, translucent rectangle at the Ontario College of Art and Design? Wonder about the sustainability of ...
27. Digital Fabrications: Architectural and Material Techniques, by Lisa Iwamoto
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568987903, paperback binding, $24.95

Architectural pioneers such as Frank Gehry and Greg Lynn introduced the world to the extreme forms made possible by digital fabrication. It is now possible ...
28. Elements of Design: Rowena Reed Kostellow and the Structure of Visual Relationships, by Gail Greet Hannah, Designed by Tucker Viemeister and Seth Kornfeld
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568983295, paperback binding, $24.95

A hands-on book design students and designers alike will welcome. Elements of Design is a tribute to an exceptional teacher and a study of the ...
29. Ethics for Architects: 50 Dilemmas of Professional Practice, by Thomas Fisher
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989464, paperback binding, $24.95

In this new Architecture Brief, Ethics for Architects, Thomas Fisher presents fifty case studies representing a broad range of ethical dilemmas facing today's architects, from ...
30. Fabricating Architecture: Selected Readings in Digital Design and Manufacturing, by Robert Corser
ISBN 9781568988894, paperback binding, $29.95

In this increasingly digitized world, any investigation of architecture inevitably leads to considerations of fabrication. But despite its omnipresence in contemporary practice and theory, digital ...
31. Farming Cuba: Urban Agriculture from the Ground Up, by Carey Clouse
ISBN 9781616892005, paperback binding, $35.00

Following the collapse of the Soviet Union in the early 1990s, Cuba found itself solely responsible for feeding a nation that had grown dependent on ...
32. Finding Home: Shelter Dogs and Their Stories, by Traer Scott
ISBN 9781616893439, hardcover binding, $19.95

Bold, retiring, serious, sparkling, quirky, or lovable the dogs in Traer Scott's remarkable photographs regard us with humor, dignity, and an abundance of feeling. Scott ...
33. Five Flights Up and Other New York Apartment Stories, by Toni Schlesinger
ISBN 9781568985855, paperback binding, $24.95

A flop house, a pumping station, a maid's room, a homeless center, a former brothel, a Richard Meier building, a circus trailer, a sail boat, ...
34. Five Houses, Ten Details, by Edward R. Ford
Series: Writing Matters
ISBN 9781568988269, hardcover binding, $40.00

Edward Ford's forty years of practicing and teaching architecture have focused on one area: the architectural detail. Yet, despite two hugely influential books (The Details ...
35. From Autos to Architecture: Fordism and Architectural Aesthetics in the Twentieth Century, by David Gartman
ISBN 9781568988139, hardcover binding, $60.00

One of the most interesting questions in architectural history is why modern architecture emerged from the war-ravaged regions of central Europe and not the United ...
36. From Here to There: A Curious Collection from the Hand Drawn Map Association, by Kris Harzinski
ISBN 9781568988825, paperback binding, $17.50

It's a situation we are all acquainted with: planning to visit friends in an unfamiliar part of the city, you draw yourself a rudimentary map ...
37. From Russia With Doubt: The Quest to Authenticate 181 Would-be Masterpieces of the Russian Avant-Garde, by Adam Lerner
ISBN 9781616891626, paperback binding, $30.00

In 2010 the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver director Adam Lerner did something unheard of in the museum world: he mounted a large exhibition of ...
38. Grafica della Strada: The Signs of Italy, by Louise Fili
ISBN 9781616892692, hardcover binding, $40.00

For more than three decades, renowned graphic designer and self described Italophile Louise Fili has traveled the cities and countryside of Italy cataloging the work ...
39. Graphic Design: The New Basics Revised Second Edition, by Ellen Lupton, Jennifer Cole Phillips
ISBN 9781616893255, hardcover binding, $55.00

Our bestselling introduction to graphic design is now available in a revised and updated edition. In Graphic Design: The New Basics, bestselling author Ellen Lupton ...
40. Graphic Design: The New Basics Revised Second Edition, by Ellen Lupton, Jennifer Cole Phillips
ISBN 9781616893323, paperback binding, $35.00

Our bestselling introduction to graphic design is now available in a revised and updated edition. In Graphic Design: The New Basics, bestselling author Ellen Lupton ...
41. Graphic Design Theory: Readings from the Field, by Helen Armstrong
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568987729, paperback binding, $24.95

The titles in our best-selling Design Brief series are highly praised by graphic design students, educators, and professionals worldwide as invaluable resources. Each beautifully designed, ...
42. Grid Systems: Principles of Organizing Type, by Kimberly Elam
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568984650, paperback binding, $24.95

Although grid systems are the foundation for almost all typographic design, they are often associated with rigid, formulaic solutions. However, the belief that all great ...
43. How to Be a Graphic Designer without Losing Your Soul, new edition, by Adrian Shaughnessy
ISBN 9781568989839, paperback binding, $24.95

Published to instant acclaim in 2005, our best selling How to Be a Graphic Designer without Losing Your Soul has become a trusted resource for ...
44. Inside the Artist's Studio, by Joe Fig
ISBN 9781616893040, paperback binding, $35.00

What was your earliest childhood artwork that received recognition? When did you first consider yourself a professional artist? How has your studio's location influenced your ...
45. Inside the Painter's Studio, by Joe Fig
ISBN 9781568988528, paperback binding, $35.00

Inside an art gallery, it is easy to forget that the paintings there are the end products of a process involving not only creative inspiration, ...
46. Instant: The Story of Polaroid, by Christopher Bonanos
ISBN 9781616890858, hardcover binding, $24.95

"Pictures in a minute!" In the 1950s, '60s, and '70s, Polaroid was the hottest technology company on Earth. They were an innovation machine that cranked ...
47. Keep the Change: A Collector's Tales of Lucky Pennies, Counterfeit C-Notes, and other Curious Currency, by Harley J. Spiller
ISBN 9781616892562, paperback binding, $19.95

Harley J. Spiller began collecting money at the age of five when, home sick from school, his father tossed him a sack of pennies and ...
48. Local Color: Seeing Place through Watercolor, by Mimi Robinson
ISBN 9781616892975, paperback binding, $19.95

Whenever we first encounter a new place, whether landscape or cityscape, one of the most immediate and powerful sensations comes from its colors, or the ...
49. Manhattan Classic: New York's Finest Prewar Apartments, by Geoffrey Lynch
ISBN 9781616891671, hardcover binding, $50.00

The Dakota. The Apthorp. The San Remo. The names of these legendary New York apartment buildings evoke images of marble-lined lobbies, uniformed doormen, and sunlit ...
50. Mark Mothersbaugh: Myopia, by Adam Lerner
ISBN 9781616892623, hardcover binding, $40.00

Mr. Mothersbaugh works in virtually every form and medium, and his work has always been unified and singular (perhaps a result of the simple ...
51. Material Strategies: Innovative Applications in Architecture, by Blaine Brownell
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989860, paperback binding, $24.95

Blaine Brownell's best-selling Transmaterial series has introduced designers to hundreds of emergent materials that have the potential to transform our built environment. In our new ...
52. Minka: My Farmhouse in Japan, by John Roderick
ISBN 9781616894511, hardcover binding, $29.95

In 1959 journalist John Roderick joined the Tokyo bureau of the Associated Press. There, he befriended a Japanese family, the Takishitas. After musing offhandedly that ...
53. More Scenes from the Rural Life, by Verlyn Klinkenborg
ISBN 9781616891565, hardcover binding, $24.95

Verlyn Klinkenborg's regular column, The Rural Life, is one of the most read and beloved in the New York Times. Since 1997, he has written ...
54. Network Practices: New Strategies in Architecture and Design, by Anthony Burke, Therese Tierney
ISBN 9781568987019, paperback binding, $29.95

The twin revolutions of the global economy and omnipresent Internet connectivity have had a profound impact on architectural design. Geographical gaps and, in many cases, ...
55. No Nails, No Lumber: The Bubble Houses of Wallace Neff, by Jeffrey Head
ISBN 9781616890247, hardcover binding, $24.95

Imagine a house constructed in less than forty-eight hours, without using lumber or nails, that is more resistant to fire, earthquakes, and hurricanes than any ...
56. Nocturne: Creatures of the Night, by Traer Scott
ISBN 9781616892883, flexibind binding, $19.95

Whether cuddly, fierce, mysterious, or some ineffable combination of all three, nocturnal animals never fail to fascinate. In Nocturne, celebrated animal photographer Traer Scott brings ...
57. Old Buildings, New Designs: Architectural Transformations, by Charles Bloszies
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781616890353, paperback binding, $24.95

Increasingly, architects are hired to design new work for existing structures. Whether for reasons of preservation, sustainability, or cost-effectiveness, the movement to reuse buildings presents ...
58. On Vision and Colors by Arthur Schopenhauer and Color Sphere by Philipp Otto Runge, by Georg Stahl
ISBN 9781568987910, paperback binding, $24.95

During the first two decades of the nineteenth century, two of the most significant theoretical works on color since Leonardo da Vinci's Trattato della Pittura ...
59. Outside the Box: Hand-Drawn Packaging from Around the World, by Gail Anderson
ISBN 9781616893361, paperback binding, $40.00

In an age of slick, computer-generated type and Photoshopped perfection, hand-drawn packing is enjoying a global resurgence. As shorthand for something more authentic, homegrown, handmade, ...
60. Pamphlet Architecture 26: Thirteen Projects for the Sheridan Expressway, by Jonathan D. Solomon
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568984544, paperback binding, $14.95

Conceived as a set of "Flexible Standards," this new addition to the Pamphlet Architecture series (p.52) proposes a new way of thinking about roadways in ...
61. Pamphlet Architecture 28: Augmented Landscapes, by Smout Allen
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568986258, paperback binding, $19.95

In 1977 Steven Holl and William Stout created a grittier alternative to mainstream architectural publishing called Pamphlet Architecture. With Holl's Bridges, the landmark series was ...
62. Pamphlet Architecture 29: Ambiguous Spaces, by Nannette Jackowski, Ricardo de Ostos
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568987958, paperback binding, $16.95

Ambiguous Spaces, the newest installment in the Pamphlet Architecture series and a return to Pamphlet's own progressive roots, features the architectural fictions "The Pregnant Island" ...
63. Pamphlet Architecture 30: Coupling: Strategies for Infrastructural Opportunism, by InfraNet Lab / Lateral Office
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568989853, paperback binding, $17.95

Participants in the Pamphlet Architecture 30 competition were asked to respond to the theme "Investigations in Infrastructure," and propose new directions for architecture, transportation, energy, ...
64. Pamphlet Architecture 31: New Haiti Villages, by Steven Holl
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568989815, paperback binding, $19.95

After the devastating earthquake in Haiti, on January 12, 2010, Steven Holl had the idea of devoting the next Pamphlet Architecture book to solutions for ...
65. Pamphlet Architecture 32: Resilience, by James A. Craig, Matt Ozga-Lawn
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781616890315, paperback binding, $17.95

The competition for Pamphlet Architecture 32 centered on the theme of resilience. By addressing the capacity to cope, the ability to bounce back, and the ...
66. Paul Rand: Conversations with Students, by Michael Kroeger
Series: Conversations with Students
ISBN 9781568987255, paperback binding, $19.95

As one of the most influential and inspirational graphic designers of the twentieth century, Paul Rand defined modern American graphic design. His iconic logo designs ...
67. Petcam: The World Through the Lens of our Four-Legged Friends, by Keeney, Chris
ISBN 9781616892586, paperback binding, $14.95

Over the years, countless photography books have been published featuring shots of impossibly cute puppies, precocious kittens, and just about every other pet variety. And ...
68. Philosophy for Architects, by Branko Mitrovic
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989945, paperback binding, $24.95

Philosophy for Architects is an engaging and easy-to-grasp introduction to philosophical questions of interest to students of architectural theory. Topics include Aristotle's theories of "visual ...
69. San Francisco, Portrait of a City 1940--1960, by Fred Lyon
ISBN 9781616892661, hardcover binding, $40.00

With a landmark around every corner and a picture perfect view atop every hill, San Francisco might be the world s most picturesque city. And ...
70. Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design, by Michael Bierut
ISBN 9781616890612, paperback binding, $27.50

Now available in paperback, designer Michael Bierut's acclaimed Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design brings together his best critical writing. Whether serious or humorous, flattering or ...
71. Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design, by Michael Bierut
ISBN 9781568986999, hardcover binding, $35.00

"It's not hard to see why innovation is becoming the design world's favorite euphemism. Design sounds cosmetic and ephemeral; innovation sounds energetic and essential. Design ...
72. Sign Painters, by Faythe Levine, Sam Macon
ISBN 9781616890834, paperback binding, $24.95

There was a time, as recently as the 1980s, when storefronts, murals, banners, barn signs, billboards, and even street signs were all hand-lettered with brush ...
73. Southern Makers: Food, Design, Craft, and Other Scenes from the Tactile Life, by Jennifer Causey
ISBN 9781616891640, paperback binding, $24.95

In this follow-up to our bestselling Brooklyn Makers, photographer Jennifer Causey returns to her Southern roots to introduce us to a group of ...
74. Souvenir Nation: Relics, Keepsakes, and Curios from the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History, by William L. Bird, Jr.
ISBN 9781616891350, hardcover binding, $24.95

Buried within the collection of the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History exists an astonishing group of historical relics from the pre-Revolutionary War era ...
75. Sprawltown: Looking for the City on Its Edges, by Richard Ingersoll
ISBN 9781568985664, paperback binding, $19.95

Sprawl. The word calls to mind a host of troublesome issues such as city flight, runaway suburban development, and the conversion of farmland to soulless ...
76. Stickwork, by Patrick Dougherty
ISBN 9781568988627, hardcover binding, $50.00

Using minimal tools and a simple technique of bending, interweaving, and fastening together sticks, artist Patrick Dougherty creates works of art inseparable with nature and ...
77. Stickwork, by Patrick Dougherty
ISBN 9781568989761, paperback binding, $34.95

Using minimal tools and a simple technique of bending, interweaving, and fastening together sticks, artist Patrick Dougherty creates works of art inseparable with nature and ...
78. Subnature: Architecture's Other Environments, by David Gissen
ISBN 9781568987774, paperback binding, $35.00

We are conditioned over time to regard environmental forces such as dust, mud, gas, smoke, debris, weeds, and insects as inimical to architecture. Much of ...
79. Sustainable Design: A Critical Guide, by David Bergman
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989419, paperback binding, $24.95

Written for students and practitioners in the fields of architecture and interior design, our new Architecture Brief Sustainable Design provides a concise overview of all ...
80. Terminal Bar: A Photographic Record of New York's Most Notorious Watering Hole, by Sheldon Nadelman, Stefan Nadelman
ISBN 9781616892135, binding, $35.00

In 1972 Shelly Nadelman began a ten-year run bartending at one of New York City s most notorious dives: the Terminal Bar, located across the ...
81. The Architectural Detail, by Edward R. Ford
ISBN 9781568989785, paperback binding, $40.00

The Architectural Detail is author Edward R. Ford's life's work, and this may be his most important book to date. Ford walks the reader through ...
82. The Baltimore Rowhouse , by Mary Ellen Hayward, Charles Belfoure
ISBN 9781568982830, paperback binding, $24.95

Perhaps no other American city is so defined by an indigenous architectural style as Baltimore is by the rowhouse, whose brick facades march up and ...
83. The Business of Design: Balancing Creativity and Profitability, by Keith Granet
ISBN 9781616890186, hardcover binding, $40.00

The Business of Design debunks the myth that business sense and creative talent are mutually exclusive and, unlike other lackluster business books, is written and ...
84. The Chef Says: Quotes, Quips, and Words of Wisdom, by Nach Waxman, Matt Sartwell
Series: Quotes, Quips, and Words of Wisdom
ISBN 9781616892494, hardcover binding, $14.95

Clean plates don t lie.---Dan Barber

Great chefs are neither self-effacing nor meek. There's no room for manners in the professional kitchen, where the slightest stumble ...
85. The Cognoscenti's Guide to Florence: Shop and Eat Like a Florentine, by Louise Fili, Lise Apatoff
ISBN 9781616893217, paperback binding, $15.95

Shop and eat like a Florentine with this pocket-sized guide to the best of the magnificent Tuscan city known for its art, culture, and cuisine. ...
86. The Concrete Dragon: China's Urban Revolution and What it Means for the World, by Thomas J. Campanella
ISBN 9781568986272, hardcover binding, $35.00

China is the most rapidly urbanizing nation in the world, with an urban population that may well reach one billion within a generation. Over the ...
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87. The Concrete Dragon: China's Urban Revolution and What it Means for the World, by Thomas J. Campanella
ISBN 9781568989686, paperback binding, $24.95

China is the most rapidly urbanizing nation in the world, with an urban population that may well reach one billion within a generation. Over the ...
88. The Designer Says: Quotes, Quips, and Words of Wisdom, by Sara Bader
ISBN 9781616891343, hardcover binding, $14.95

Whether musing about the creative process, the merits of failure and criticism, or the challenges of keeping the studio lights on, designers make good, and ...
89. The Ethical Architect: The Dilemma of Contemporary Practice , by Tom Spector
ISBN 9781568982847, hardcover binding, $55.00

Many believe that the moral mission of architecture has been in serious decline for the last 25 years. In this important new book, Tom Spector ...
90. The Ethical Architect: The Dilemma of Contemporary Practice , by Tom Spector
ISBN 9781568982854, paperback binding, $29.95

Many believe that the moral mission of architecture has been in serious decline for the last 25 years. In this important new book, Tom Spector ...
91. The Filmmaker Says: Quotes, Quips, and Words of Wisdom, by Jamie Thompson Stern
ISBN 9781616892203, hardcover binding, $14.95

"No saint, no pope, no general, no sultan, has ever had the power that a filmmaker has; the power to talk to hundreds of millions ...
92. The Ghost Army of World War II: How One Top-Secret Unit Deceived the Enemy with Inflatable Tanks, Sound Effects, and Other Audacious Fakery
, by Rick Beyer, Elizabeth Sayles
ISBN 9781616893187, hardcover binding, $40.00

In the summer of 1944, a handpicked group of young GIs that included such future luminaries as Bill Blass, Ellsworth Kelly, Arthur Singer, Victor Dowd, ...
93. The Kaufmann Mercantile Guide: How to Split Wood, Shuck an Oyster, and Master Other Simple Pleasures, by Alexandra Redgrave, Jessica Hundley
ISBN 9781616893996, hardcover binding, $24.95

Modern living isn t easy. It often seems to require'some know-how our parents didn t pass on, or a special tool. Happily, Kaufmann Mercantile has ...
94. The Landscape Urbanism Reader, by Charles Waldheim
ISBN 9781568984391, paperback binding, $34.95

With populations decentralizing and cities sprawling ever outward, twenty-first-century urban planners are challenged by the need to organize not just people but space itself. Hence ...
95. The Lost Christmas Gift, by Andrew Beckham
ISBN 9781616891022, hardcover binding, $29.95

Published in Fall 2012 to glowing reviews, The Lost Christmas Gift quickly sold through its first printing to become a holiday hit and instant Christmas ...
96. The Musician Says, by Benedetta LoBalbo
ISBN 9781616893897, binding, $14.95

The Musician Says is an all-access backstage pass'to the world of singers, songwriters, composers, and instrumentalists---all those who have a relationship with the Muse and ...
97. The Pancake King, by Phyllis La Farge, Seymour Chwast
Series: Childrens
ISBN 9781616894320, hardcover binding, $18.95

Henry Edgewood loves making pancakes. He makes them every day for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and everyone in town knows his are the best. But ...
98. The Public Library: A Photographic Essay, by Dawson, Robert
ISBN 9781616892173, hardcover binding, $35.00

Many of us have vivid recollections of childhood visits to a public library: the unmistakable musty scent, the excitement of checking out a stack of ...
99. The Sketchbook Project World Tour, by Steven Peterman, Sara Elands Peterman
ISBN 9781616891688, paperback binding, $30.00

Destined to go down as one of the era's most astonishing global art projects, the Brooklyn Art Library's Sketchbook Project has, in less than a ...
100. The Smith Tapes, by Ezra Bookstein
ISBN 9781616893835, paperback binding, $24.95

Between 1969 and 1972, Village Voice "Scenes" columnist, WPLJ FM radio host, and cult figure Howard Smith got to the heart of the counterculture through ...
101. The Suburbanization of New York: Is the World's Greatest City Becoming Just Another Town?, by Jerilou Hammett, Kingsley Hammett
ISBN 9781568986784, paperback binding, $24.95

What's next for New York? Is it cooking or cooling? Brimming with vitality or sinking into somnolence? Will it retain its edgy preeminence as global ...
102. The Toaster Project: Or A Heroic Attempt to Build a Simple Electric Appliance from Scratch, by Thomas Thwaites
ISBN 9781568989976, paperback binding, $19.95

"Hello, my name is Thomas Thwaites, and I have made a toaster." So begins The Toaster Project, the author's nine-month-long journey from his local appliance ...
103. Thinking with Type, Second, Revised, Expanded Edition: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students, by Ellen Lupton
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568989693, paperback binding, $24.95

Our all-time best selling book is now available in a revised and expanded second edition. Thinking with Type is the definitive guide to using typography ...
104. Toyo Ito: Forces of Nature, by Jessie Turnbull
Series: Kassler Lecture Series
ISBN 9781616891015, paperback binding, $21.95

The work of Japanese architect Toyo Ito explores the dynamic relationship between buildings and their environments. His principal focus is on developing an architecture free ...
105. Type on Screen: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Developers, and Students, by Ellen Lupton
ISBN 9781616891701, paperback binding, $24.95

The long awaited follow-up to our all-time bestseller Thinking with Type is here. Type on Screen is the definitive guide to using classic ...
106. Urban Composition: Designing Community through Urban Design, by Mark Childs
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781616890520, paperback binding, $24.95

Cities and towns are among humanity's greatest achievements, yet no single individual or organization creates them. The buildings, streets, and gardens of even a small ...
107. Volume: Writings on Graphic Design, Music, Art, and Culture, by Kenneth FitzGerald, Rudy VanderLans
ISBN 9781568989648, paperback binding, $24.95

Volume--a word that refers to sound, collections, and the measurement of space--is a crucial characteristic of both graphic design and popular music. While expressing different ...
108. War Plan Red: The United States' Secret Plan to Invade Canada, and Canada's to Invade the U.S., by Kevin Lippert
ISBN 9781616893521, paperback binding, $14.95

It's known as the world's friendliest border. Five thousand miles of unfenced, unwalled international coexistence and a symbol of neighborly goodwill between two great nations: ...
109. Welcome to Marwencol, by Mark Hogancamp, Chris Shellen
ISBN 9781616894153, hardcover binding, $29.95

In April 2000, Mark Hogancamp was beaten and left for dead outside a bar in his hometown of Kingston, NY. Waking from a nine-day coma, ...
110. William Addison Dwiggins: Stencilled Ornament and Illustration: Expanded Edition, by Dorothy Abbe, Bruce Kennett
ISBN 9781616893750, paperback binding, $29.95

There has never been anyone in the design world like William Addison Dwiggins (1880-1956). The first American to call himself a graphic designer, he applied ...
111. Worn Stories, by Emily Spivack
ISBN 9781616892760, paperback binding, $24.95

Everyone has a memoir in miniature in at least one piece of clothing. In Worn Stories, Emily Spivack has collected over sixty of these clothing-inspired ...
112. Writing about Architecture: Mastering the Language of Buildings and Cities, by Alexandra Lange
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781616890537, paperback binding, $24.95

Extraordinary architecture addresses so much more than mere practical considerations. It inspires and provokes while creating a seamless experience of the physical world for its ...
113. Year of Mornings, A : 3191 Miles Apart, by Maria Alexandra Vettese, Stephanie Congdon Barnes
ISBN 9781568987842, paperback binding, $24.95

The morning hours before the hustle and bustle of the day commences is the perfect time to pause and enjoy a sense of renewal and ...




Apple iBooks:

1. Architecture From the Outside In: Selected Essays by Robert Gutman, by Robert Gutman, Dana Cuff, and John Wriedt
ISBN 9781568988962, paperback binding, $40.00

Architecture and sociology have been fickle friends over the past half century: in the 1960s, architects relied on sociological data for design solutions and sociologists ...
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ISBN 9781568981147, paperback binding, $24.95

Ordinary. Banal. Quotidian. These words are rarely used to praise architecture, but in fact they represent the interest of a growing number of architects looking ...
3. Architecture Oriented Otherwise, by David Leatherbarrow
Series: Writing Matters
ISBN 9781568988115, hardcover binding, $39.95

So much writing about architecture tends to evaluate it on the basis of its intentions: how closely it corresponds to the artistic will of the ...
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There is no denying the transformational role of the computer in the evolution of contemporary architectural practice. But does this techno-determinist account tell the whole ...
6. Cold War Hothouses: Inventing Postwar Culture, from Cockpit to Playboy, by Beatriz Colomina, Annemarie Brennan, and Jeannie Kim
Series: Princeton Papers on Architecture
ISBN 9781568983028, paperback binding, $27.50

The technological innovation and unprecedented physical growth of the cold war era permeated American life in every aspect and at every scale. From the creation ...
7. Constructing a New Agenda for Architecture: Architectural Theory 1993-2009, by A. Krista Sykes, K. Michael Hays
ISBN 9781568988597, paperback binding, $45.00

This follow-up to Kate Nesbitt's best-selling anthology Theorizing a New Agenda collects twenty-eight essays that address architecture theory from the mid-1990s, where Nesbitt left off, ...
8. Design Ecologies: Essays on the Nature of Design, by Lisa Tilder, Beth Blostein
ISBN 9781568987835, paperback binding, $35.00

Contemporary architects are under increasing pressure to offer a sustainable future. But with all the focus on green building there has been little investigation into ...
9. Ethics for Architects: 50 Dilemmas of Professional Practice, by Thomas Fisher
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989464, paperback binding, $24.95

In this new Architecture Brief, Ethics for Architects, Thomas Fisher presents fifty case studies representing a broad range of ethical dilemmas facing today's architects, from ...
10. Fabricating Architecture: Selected Readings in Digital Design and Manufacturing, by Robert Corser
ISBN 9781568988894, paperback binding, $29.95

In this increasingly digitized world, any investigation of architecture inevitably leads to considerations of fabrication. But despite its omnipresence in contemporary practice and theory, digital ...
11. Five Flights Up and Other New York Apartment Stories, by Toni Schlesinger
ISBN 9781568985855, paperback binding, $24.95

A flop house, a pumping station, a maid's room, a homeless center, a former brothel, a Richard Meier building, a circus trailer, a sail boat, ...
12. Five Houses, Ten Details, by Edward R. Ford
Series: Writing Matters
ISBN 9781568988269, hardcover binding, $40.00

Edward Ford's forty years of practicing and teaching architecture have focused on one area: the architectural detail. Yet, despite two hugely influential books (The Details ...
13. From Autos to Architecture: Fordism and Architectural Aesthetics in the Twentieth Century, by David Gartman
ISBN 9781568988139, hardcover binding, $60.00

One of the most interesting questions in architectural history is why modern architecture emerged from the war-ravaged regions of central Europe and not the United ...
14. How to Be a Graphic Designer without Losing Your Soul, new edition, by Adrian Shaughnessy
ISBN 9781568989839, paperback binding, $24.95

Published to instant acclaim in 2005, our best selling How to Be a Graphic Designer without Losing Your Soul has become a trusted resource for ...
15. Minka: My Farmhouse in Japan, by John Roderick
ISBN 9781616894511, hardcover binding, $29.95

In 1959 journalist John Roderick joined the Tokyo bureau of the Associated Press. There, he befriended a Japanese family, the Takishitas. After musing offhandedly that ...
16. Network Practices: New Strategies in Architecture and Design, by Anthony Burke, Therese Tierney
ISBN 9781568987019, paperback binding, $29.95

The twin revolutions of the global economy and omnipresent Internet connectivity have had a profound impact on architectural design. Geographical gaps and, in many cases, ...
17. On Vision and Colors by Arthur Schopenhauer and Color Sphere by Philipp Otto Runge, by Georg Stahl
ISBN 9781568987910, paperback binding, $24.95

During the first two decades of the nineteenth century, two of the most significant theoretical works on color since Leonardo da Vinci's Trattato della Pittura ...
18. Philosophy for Architects, by Branko Mitrovic
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989945, paperback binding, $24.95

Philosophy for Architects is an engaging and easy-to-grasp introduction to philosophical questions of interest to students of architectural theory. Topics include Aristotle's theories of "visual ...
19. Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design, by Michael Bierut
ISBN 9781568986999, hardcover binding, $35.00

"It's not hard to see why innovation is becoming the design world's favorite euphemism. Design sounds cosmetic and ephemeral; innovation sounds energetic and essential. Design ...
20. Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design, by Michael Bierut
ISBN 9781616890612, paperback binding, $27.50

Now available in paperback, designer Michael Bierut's acclaimed Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design brings together his best critical writing. Whether serious or humorous, flattering or ...
21. Sprawltown: Looking for the City on Its Edges, by Richard Ingersoll
ISBN 9781568985664, paperback binding, $19.95

Sprawl. The word calls to mind a host of troublesome issues such as city flight, runaway suburban development, and the conversion of farmland to soulless ...
22. Subnature: Architecture's Other Environments, by David Gissen
ISBN 9781568987774, paperback binding, $35.00

We are conditioned over time to regard environmental forces such as dust, mud, gas, smoke, debris, weeds, and insects as inimical to architecture. Much of ...
23. The Baltimore Rowhouse , by Mary Ellen Hayward, Charles Belfoure
ISBN 9781568982830, paperback binding, $24.95

Perhaps no other American city is so defined by an indigenous architectural style as Baltimore is by the rowhouse, whose brick facades march up and ...
24. The Concrete Dragon: China's Urban Revolution and What it Means for the World, by Thomas J. Campanella
ISBN 9781568986272, hardcover binding, $35.00

China is the most rapidly urbanizing nation in the world, with an urban population that may well reach one billion within a generation. Over the ...
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25. The Concrete Dragon: China's Urban Revolution and What it Means for the World, by Thomas J. Campanella
ISBN 9781568989686, paperback binding, $24.95

China is the most rapidly urbanizing nation in the world, with an urban population that may well reach one billion within a generation. Over the ...
26. The Ethical Architect: The Dilemma of Contemporary Practice , by Tom Spector
ISBN 9781568982854, paperback binding, $29.95

Many believe that the moral mission of architecture has been in serious decline for the last 25 years. In this important new book, Tom Spector ...
27. The Ethical Architect: The Dilemma of Contemporary Practice , by Tom Spector
ISBN 9781568982847, hardcover binding, $55.00

Many believe that the moral mission of architecture has been in serious decline for the last 25 years. In this important new book, Tom Spector ...
28. The Landscape Urbanism Reader, by Charles Waldheim
ISBN 9781568984391, paperback binding, $34.95

With populations decentralizing and cities sprawling ever outward, twenty-first-century urban planners are challenged by the need to organize not just people but space itself. Hence ...
29. The Suburbanization of New York: Is the World's Greatest City Becoming Just Another Town?, by Jerilou Hammett, Kingsley Hammett
ISBN 9781568986784, paperback binding, $24.95

What's next for New York? Is it cooking or cooling? Brimming with vitality or sinking into somnolence? Will it retain its edgy preeminence as global ...
30. The Toaster Project: Or A Heroic Attempt to Build a Simple Electric Appliance from Scratch, by Thomas Thwaites
ISBN 9781568989976, paperback binding, $19.95

"Hello, my name is Thomas Thwaites, and I have made a toaster." So begins The Toaster Project, the author's nine-month-long journey from his local appliance ...
31. Volume: Writings on Graphic Design, Music, Art, and Culture, by Kenneth FitzGerald, Rudy VanderLans
ISBN 9781568989648, paperback binding, $24.95

Volume--a word that refers to sound, collections, and the measurement of space--is a crucial characteristic of both graphic design and popular music. While expressing different ...




Lulu (print-on-demand & PDFs):

1. The Baltimore Rowhouse , by Mary Ellen Hayward, Charles Belfoure
ISBN 9781568982830, paperback binding, $24.95

Perhaps no other American city is so defined by an indigenous architectural style as Baltimore is by the rowhouse, whose brick facades march up and ...
2. The Concrete Dragon: China's Urban Revolution and What it Means for the World, by Thomas J. Campanella
ISBN 9781568989686, paperback binding, $24.95

China is the most rapidly urbanizing nation in the world, with an urban population that may well reach one billion within a generation. Over the ...




eBrary (subscription required):

1. Edifices de Rome Moderne, by Paul Letarouilly
Series: Student Classics
ISBN 9781616894832, paperback binding, $45.00

Paul Letarouilly's masterpiece, Edifices de Rome Moderne, has been hailed as
the most beautiful book on Renaissance architecture ever published. Letarouilly (1795--1855) devoted thirty-five years to ...
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Series: Classic Reprints
ISBN 9780910413008, hardcover binding, $85.00

Paul Letarouilly's masterpiece, Edifices de Rome Moderne, has been hailed as the most beautiful book on Renaissance architecture ever published. Letarouilly devoted 35 years to ...
3. Form Follows Finance: Skyscrapers and Skylines in New York and Chicago, by Carol Willis
ISBN 9781568980447, paperback binding, $29.95

Although fundamental factors of program, technology, and economics make tall buildings everywhere take similar forms, skyscrapers in New York and Chicago developed very differently in ...
4. Geometry of Design, Revised and Updated Second Edition: Studies in Proportion and Composition, by Kimberly Elam
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781616890360, paperback binding, $24.95

The very first volume in our acclaimed Design Briefs series is now available in a revised and updated second edition. Geometry of Design is a ...
5. Graphic Design: The New Basics Revised Second Edition, by Ellen Lupton, Jennifer Cole Phillips
ISBN 9781616893323, paperback binding, $35.00

Our bestselling introduction to graphic design is now available in a revised and updated edition. In Graphic Design: The New Basics, bestselling author Ellen Lupton ...
6. Graphic Design: The New Basics Revised Second Edition, by Ellen Lupton, Jennifer Cole Phillips
ISBN 9781616893255, hardcover binding, $55.00

Our bestselling introduction to graphic design is now available in a revised and updated edition. In Graphic Design: The New Basics, bestselling author Ellen Lupton ...
7. Local Code: 3659 Proposals about Data, Design, and the Nature of Cities, by Nicholas de Monchaux
ISBN 9781616893804, paperback binding, $40.00

With three billion more humans projected to be living in cities by 2050, all design is increasingly urban design. And with as much data now ...
8. Manual of Section, by Paul Lewis, Marc Tsurumaki, and David J. Lewis
ISBN 9781616892555, binding, $29.95

Along with plan and elevation, section is one of the essential representational techniques of architectural design; among architects and educators, debates about a project's section ...
9. Palazzos of Power: Central Stations of the Philadelphia Electric Company, 1900-1930, by Joseph E. Elliott, Aaron V. Wunsch
ISBN 9781616895006, hardcover binding, $29.95

"If it isn't Electric, it isn't Modern." Such was the slogan of the Philadelphia Electric Company, developer of an unprecedented network of massive metropolitan power ...
10. The Ghost Army of World War II: How One Top-Secret Unit Deceived the Enemy with Inflatable Tanks, Sound Effects, and Other Audacious Fakery
, by Rick Beyer, Elizabeth Sayles
ISBN 9781616893187, hardcover binding, $40.00

In the summer of 1944, a handpicked group of young GIs that included such future luminaries as Bill Blass, Ellsworth Kelly, Arthur Singer, Victor Dowd, ...
11. Thinking the Contemporary Landscape, by Christophe Girot, Dora Imhof
ISBN 9781616895204, paperback binding, $45.00

On the heels of our groundbreaking books in landscape architecture,
James Corner's Recovering Landscape and Charles Waldheim's Landscape
Urbanism Reader,
comes another essential reader, Thinking the Contemporary
Landscape.
...
12. Thinking with Type: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students, by Ellen Lupton
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568984483, paperback binding, $21.95

The organization of letters on a blank sheet--or screen--is the most basic challenge facing anyone who practices design. What type of font to use? How ...
This book has been replaced by a new edition
13. Thinking with Type, Second, Revised, Expanded Edition: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students, by Ellen Lupton
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568989693, paperback binding, $24.95

Our all-time best selling book is now available in a revised and expanded second edition. Thinking with Type is the definitive guide to using typography ...
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