Offers a guide to the Lego Architecture series and to the iconic buildings that inspired it. From the Empire State Building and the Guggenheim, to Farnsworth House, this book reveals...
Guides us through the complex history, culture and identity of this most mercurial of countries by telling the stories behind 30 objects.
To home, business or free to our stores. Click for more info.
Pre-order. Despatched on publication 06/11/2014
|Add to Basket|
|Click & Collect:|
Order now to collect from 11am today. In stock items only. Click for more info.
Not yet available.
Not yet available
|New & Used:|
Our marketplace sellers will deliver to your chosen address. Click for more info.
| || || |
Despite an uneven history in terms of its popularity, the cinema continues to play an important role in British culture and cinema buildings are a vital part of communities across...
A striking photographic record of how the Beeching cuts and modernisation saw our grand terminal stations, soaring viaducts and cavernous locomotive works wiped from the landscape.
The most versatile British designer of the eighteenth century, William Kent (1685-1748) created a style for a new nation and monarchy. The scope of his achievements encompasses architecture, palatial interiors...
Buildings are driven by human emotions and desires: hope, power, money, sex, and the idea of home.
Preposterous Erections brings together sixty uniquely fascinating towers from all corners of England with original photographs and witty, irreverent commentary.
From treehouses to pre-fabs, this book presents sustainable, micro-green living at its best. Micro Green delves into the concept of compact living and demonstrates the possibilities of living with less...
Guillaume Picon; Francis Hammond;...
From dusk on a summer's evening to the veil of mist on a winter's morning, these photographs reveal the many facets of Versailles and offer readers unprecedented access to...
Ann Marie VanDerZanden; Thomas W. Cook
The landscape industry is in the midst of major changes as the demand for environmentally responsible landscapes increases. This book offers a practical framework for the development of sustainable management...
Open House London has become a landmark event in the capital's calendar, with a quarter of a million people attending the event and queues to enter buildings snaking down streets...
David Long; Jane Magarigal
The seminal and pioneering London Underground is more than a mass transportation network - it is a style icon, its history involving some of the most important architects and artists...
The definitive biography, based on exclusive access to diaries and personal papers, as well as the archive of Pevsner's landmark series, The Buildings of England.
Presents 43 examples of designs for small-scale (less than 75m2) houses set in a variety of contexts. Using digital tools, sustainable materials and prefabrication technologies, these projects offer realistic solutions...
A provocative and brilliant examination of what inspires great architecture and how buildings can change your life.
Spanning the architectural history of the country house from the disarming Elizabethan charm of South Wraxall, the classical rigour of Kinross in Scotland, the majesty and ingenuity of Hawksmoor's Easton...