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| 215898 ALEXANDER, Christopher. THE LINZ CAFE / DAS LINZ CAFE.|
Oxford University / Lockler Verlag, 1981. 92 pages. 1st printing / edition. Small hardcover, gilt-stamped dark red cloth. Illustrated, some in color. Fine- in Good dustjacket. Two minute spots rear cover. Jacket front has a few smudges, rear has short jagged tear top edge and oil stains and soiling. ISBN: 0195202635 $170.
Study of a single building. Fifth in a series of books which describe an entirely new attitude to architecture and planning, called 'a watershed in the history of architecture'. Text in English and German.
| 173076 AVINS, Alfred. OPEN OCCUPANCY VS. FORCED HOUSING UNDER THE FOURTEENTH AMENDMENT: A Symposium on Anti-Discrimination Legislation, Freedom of Choice, and Property Rights in Housing.|
The Bookmailer, 1963. 316 pages. First edition. Hardcover. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Very Good / Good. Small tear in cloth at base of spine. Lower right corner of front endpaper stained. Text-edges slightly yellowed. Jacket has medium edge and corner wear; surfaces with some discoloration; spine panel slightly faded. $9.95.
| 138064 BAKER, Pauline H. URBANIZATION AND POLITICAL CHANGE: The Politics of Lagos 1917-1967.|
Berkeley: University of California, 1974. 384 pages. 1st edition. Hardback. Fold-out map. Tables. Appendices. Notes. Index. Very Good+ in Very Good dustjacket, clean but lightly scuffed. ISBN: 0520020669 $11.95.
| 173854 BESTOR, Theodore C. NEIGHBORHOOD TOKYO.|
Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1989. xiv+347 pages. Hardcover. Tables. Maps. Notes. Appendices. Bibliography. Index. Near Fine cloth in Near Fine dust jacket in protective mylar. ISBN: 0804714398 $25.
| 169043 BLACKHAM, Robert J. THE SOUL OF THE CITY, LONDON'S LIVERY COMPANIES, THEIR STORIED PAST THEIR LIVING PRESENT.|
London: Sampson-Low, no date. 358 pages. Reprint. White, cloth boards with red stamping on cover and spine. Bibliography. Index. Good. No dustjacket. Remainder mark on lower text-edge. Spine slightly darkened. Covers lightly bowed and soiled. Text-edges yellowed. Spine cocked. $14.95.
| 173785 BLAKE, Peter. NO PLACE LIKE UTOPIA: Modern Architecture and the Company We Kept.|
Norton, 1993. 347 pages. 1st printing / edition. Trade paperback. Profusely illustrated. Index. Near Fine. No names, marks or spine creasing. Tight, bright book. ISBN: 0393315037 $6.95.
Blake previously wrote 'God's Own Junkyard: The Planned Deterioration of America's Landscape'.
| 178407 BLANKENSHIP, Edward G. THE AIRPORT: Architecture, Urban Integration, Ecological Problems.|
Praeger, 1974. Unpaginated. 2nd printing. Large Hardcover. Illustrated with black and white drawings, layouts and photographs. Very Good+ in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket has small, half inch chip in the bottom edge of front page. No names or marks. ISBN: 0275496704 $38.
| 173224 BODNAR, John. THE TRANSPLANTED: A History of Immigrants in Urban America.|
Bloomington: Indiana University, 1987. xxi+293 pages. Trade paperback. Photos. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Very Good. Top corner lightly bumped; mild creases to spine. ISBN: 025320416X $9.95.
| 158112 BOND, Frederick William. A LITTLE HISTORY OF A GREAT CITY.|
Chicago: William Bond, 1930. Unpaginated. Number 140 of 250 special edition. Large Hardcover. SIGNED by the Author. Good. Cover is quite dull. $11.95.
| 172103 BOOKCHIN, Murray. THE LIMITS OF THE CITY.|
Harper and Row, 1974. 147 pages. 1st edition of the Mass Market paperback. Index. Good. Solid copy with ink underlining to a half dozen pages, penciling to another two or three (usually a sentence or less). ISBN: 0060910135 $4.95.
Author of 'Post-Scarcity Anarchism' and numerous books of philosophy, ecology and urban studies. More on Bookchin, Google our online Anarchist Encyclopedia.
| 175808 BROOKE, Christopher. LONDON 800-1216: The Shaping of a City, The History of London.|
Berkeley: University of California, 1975. xxi+424 pages. 1st edition. Hardcover. Illustrated. Maps. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket in protective mylar. Book and Dustjacket are clean and tight but have some light wear around edges. ISBN: 0520026861 $25.
| 293137 CABEZAS, Omar and Dora Maria Tellez. LA INSURRECCION DE LAS PAREDES: Pintas y graffiti de Nicaragua.|
Managua: Editorial Nueva Nicaragua, 1984. 1st printing / edition. Trade paperback. Profusely illustrated, some in full color. Introduction by Sergio Ramirez. Very Good+. Faint spine reading crease, single name, small bookstore label front endpaper. Bright, tight and clean; no markings or tears. ISBN: B008979NIG $40.
Text in Spanish only.
| 181056 CARLSSON, Chris (editor). CRITICAL MASS: Bicycling's Defiant Celebration.|
AK Press, 2002. 256 pages. 1st printing / edition. Trade paperback. Illustrated. Notes. Index. Near Fine. Bright, tight and clean; no names, marks or spine creasing. ISBN: 1902593596 $10.95.
| 170241 CHAPMAN, Jeffrey I. (ICMA). LONG - TERM FINANCIAL PLANNING: Creative Strategies for Local Government.|
International City Management Association (ICMA), 1987. 188 pages. Trade paperback. Near Fine. Appears unread. $2.95.
| 172237 CITY OF SEATTLE. PIKE PLACE DESIGN REPORT.|
Seattle: City of Seattle, 1974. 149 pages. Tall trade paperback. Photos. Illustrated. Appendix. Bibliography. Very Good+. Name to back cover. $19.95.
| 131909 CLARK, Dennis. THE GHETTO GAME: Racial Conflicts in the City.|
NY: Sheed & Ward, (1962). 245 pages. Hardback. Near Fine in lightly worn dustjacket. $4.95.
'Our largest cities are not one place, but many. There are a patchwork of ghettos, and the New Yorker who lives in the Puerto Rican ghetto would be at home in San Juan but feels alien in the Jewish ghetto just several blocks from his home'.
| 175810 CLARK, Peter and David Souden [editors]. MIGRATION AND SOCIETY IN EARLY MODERN ENGLAND.|
Totowa: Barnes and Noble, 1987. 355 pages. 1st edition. Hardcover. Bibliography. Index. Fine in Fine dust jacket in protective mylar. ISBN: 0389207780 $23.
| 170242 CLARK, Terry Nichols (ed.). MONITORING LOCAL GOVERNMENTS: How Personal Computers Can Help Systematize Municipal Fiscal Analysis.|
Dubuque: Kendall-Hunt, 1990. 223 pages. Trade paperback. Near Fine. Appears unread. ISBN: 0873260767 $12.95.
| 170565 CODRESCU, Andrei. HAIL BABYLON!: In Search of the American City at the End of the Millennium.|
St. Martin's,1998. 240 pages. 1st printing / edition. Hardback. Photos. Fine- in Near Fine- dustjacket. Jacket has long thin scratch rear panel. ISBN: 0312181078 $3.95.
| 174169 CODRESCU, Andrei. HAIL BABYLON!: In Search of the American City at the End of the Millennium.|
St. Martin's, 1998. 240 pages. 1st printing/edition. Hardback. Photos. Fine- in Very Good+ dustjacket. Light corner bump top corners, jacket has light wear at the corners, light scratching rear panel. Nice solid book, no names, marks or tears. ISBN: 0312181078 $4.95.
| 127006 COLEAN, Miles L. AMERICAN HOUSING: Problems and Prospects.|
NY: The Twentieth Century Fund, 1944. 466 pages. 3rd printing. Hardback. Appendices. Tables. Bibliography. Index. Corners lightly bumped, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket. $9.95.
| 201682 COLLECTIF, CHERIOUX (Jean). LES ESPACES VERTS DE PARIS.|
Paris, 1971. 88 pages. Large trade paperback. Photos. Includes fold-out table. Very Good. Light shelfwear; small stain to cover; chip at foot of spine; blind-stamp of former owner. $11.95.
Text in French.
| 175484 Consultants, Milton Keynes Development Corporation. PLAN FOR MILTON KEYNES: Report of evidence presented by the consultants to the Milton Keynes Development Corporation. Volume Two.|
Buckinghamshire: Milton Keynes Development Corporation, 1973. 356 pages. 2nd printing. Large Trade paperback, green printed covers. Illustrations, diagrams, tables, maps, figures. Glossary and Index for volumes 1 and 2. Fine-. Minuscule wear top front cover corner. Appears unread. $50.
Formally designated as a new town on 23 January 1967. Milton Keynes incorporated the existing towns of Bletchley, Wolverton and Stony Stratford along with another fifteen villages and farmland in between.
| 174622 CRAWFORD, Colin. UPROAR AT DANCING RABBIT CREEK: The Battle over Race, Class and the Environment in the New South.|
Addison-Wesley, 1996. 410 pages. 1st printing / edition. Hardback. Photos. Notes. Index. Fine in Near Fine dustjacket. Tight, bright, attractive copy, no names or marks. Appears unread. ISBN: 020162723X $8.5.
Exposes the economic roots of racism through a nuanced account of the fight over the site selection for a toxic waste dump in Mississippi. '[A]n eloquent reminder that rebuilding our environment will require rebuilding our our society-that the lack of justice poisons everything, down to the very soil' - Bill McKibben. Jacket blurbs by Derrick Bell, Jonathan Kozol.
| 162756 CUNNINGHAM, John T. CHATHAM: At The Crossing of the Fishawack.|
Chatham: Chatham Historical Society, 1967. 289 pages. First edition. Hardcover in a dust jacket w/a white spine. Profuse b/w photos & illustrations. Appendices. index. Near Fine / Very Good. Minor edge & corner wear. Slight yellowing of text-edges. Jacket has upper edges medium worn; lower edges & corners lightly worn; front & rear panels lightly yellowed - in protective mylar. $14.95.
| 161714 DAVIS, Mike. ECOLOGY OF FEAR: Los Angeles & the Imagination of Disaster.|
Metropolitan Books, 1998. 484 pages. First edition. Hardcover. Multiple b/w photos & illustrations. Notes. Index. Fine in Fine dustjacket. Dustjacket in protective mylar. ISBN: 0805051066 $15.95.
| 293206 DAVIS, Mike. ECOLOGY OF FEAR: Los Angeles and the Imagination of Disaster.|
Metropolitan Books, 1998. 484 pages. 1st printing / edition. Hardcover. Multiple b/w photos and illustrations. Notes. Index. Fine in Fine- dustjacket. Bright, tight and clean; no names, marks or tears, price intact. ISBN: 0805051066 $8.95.
| 134536 DICKINSON, Robert E. CITY AND REGION: A Geographical Interpretation.|
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1966. 588 pages. 2nd printing. Hardcover. Maps. Index. A volume in 'The International Library of Sociology and Social Reconstruction'. Very Good in Good dustjacket which is clean but edge worn with short tear and heavy chipping head and foot of spine. $5.95.
| 162544 DORE, R. P. CITY LIFE IN JAPAN: A Study of a Tokyo Ward.|
Berkeley: University of California, 1958. 472 pages. First edition. Hardcover in dust jacket with a tan spine. Tables, diagrams, b/w photos. Bibliography. Appendices. Index. Very Good- / Very Good. Edge & corner wear. Former owner's name & stamp on front endpaper. Text with some light undulation. Jacket has edge & corner wear; front & rear panels soiled - in protective mylar. $19.95.
| 162749 EBERLY, Gordon S. ARCADIA: City of Santa Anita.|
Claremont: Saunders Press, 1953. 253 pages. First edition, limited to 2000 copies. Hardcover with blue, cloth boards with gilt stamping on cover & spine. 26 b/w photos. Index. Very Good. No dustjacket. Light edge & corner wear. Bookstore stamp on front & back endpapers. Slight yellowing of text-edges. $19.95.
| 170225 EWALD, William R., Jr. (Commissioned and Edited by). ENVIRONMENT AND POLICY: The Next Fifty Years.|
Indiana University, 1970. 459 pages. Trade paperback. Near Fine-. Clean and bright and free of markings, no spine creasing. ISBN: 025312266X $3.5.
| 175146 FAIRFIELD, Richard (ed.). THE MODERN UTOPIAN: Communes Europe.|
San Francisco: Alternatives Foundation, 1972. 239 pages. 1st edition. Large trade paperback. B&W photos by Consuelo Sanoval. Very Good-. Front cover has short light crease, couple light stains. Rear cover has light staining with minor effect to the fore-edge of the last few pages. Square, solid and bright, internally clean throughout, no spine reading creases. ISBN: 0912976012 $30.
| 293079 FERRELL, Jeff. TEARING DOWN THE STREETS: Adventures in Urban Anarchy.|
Palgrave Macmillan, 2001. 282 pages. 1st printing / edition. Hardcover. Photos. Notes. Index. Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket. Jacket has a very tiny tear top front corner fold. Bright, tight and clean; no names or markings or tears, price intact. ISBN: 0312233353 $15.95.
| 132886 GAVIN, James M. and Arthur T. Hadley. CRISIS NOW: Crisis in the Cities, Crisis in Vietnam; A Commitment to Change.|
NY: Random House, (1968). 1st edition. Hardback. Near Fine in lightly used DJ. $6.95.
A former Army general, who resigned in protest of inflexible US policies in 1958, argues the money being spent on the war in Vietnam would be better spent on social needs in America.
| 125670 GERARD, Karen. AMERICAN SURVIVORS: Cities and Other Scenes.|
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1984. 339 pages. 1st edition. Hardback. Erasure scar title page, otherwise Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket. ISBN: 0151063044 $2.95.
| 166185 GIROUARD, Mark. THE ENGLISH TOWN: A History of Urban Life.|
New Haven: Yale University, 1990. 330 pages. First edition. Oversize hardcover, 8.5 x 11 inches. Profuse color and b/w photos and illustrations. Notes. Index. Very Good+ / Near Fine. Half-dozen or so pages with highlighting. Dustjacket with light edge and corner wear. ISBN: 0300046359 $14.95.
| 135824 GOLDMAN, Eric F., (ed). HISTORIOGRAPHY AND URBANIZATION, Essays in American History in Honor of W. Stull Holt.|
Johns Hopkins Press, 1941. 220 pages. First edition Hardcover. Very Good. No dustjacket. Spine & back cover slight sun damage. Light foxing on endpapers. $21.
Essays by Bernard Mayo, Ollinger Crenshaw, Alfred Goldberg, and 6 others.
| 178581 GOODENOUGH, Ward Hunt. COOPERATION IN CHANGE.|
Russell Sage Foundation, 1969. 543 pages. Hardcover. Bibliography. Index. Very Good, light rubbing to top and bottom of spine. Stamp of former owner. $11.95.
An anthropological approach to community development.
| 179978 GOODMAN, Emily Jane. THE TENANT SURVIVAL BOOK.|
Bobbs-Merrill, 1972. 215 pages. 1st printing / edition. Trade paperback. Glossary. Very Good. Light cover soil, spine lightly sunned. Solid copy, no names, marks or spine creasing. $7.95.
| 170237 GRATZ, Roberta Brandes. THE LIVING CITY.|
NY: Simon and Schuster, 1990. Trade paperback. Index. Very Good+. Clean and bright throughout. Name inside cover, a few light spine creases. ISBN: 0671695975 $1.95.
| 176417 GUILLEMIN, Jeanne. URBAN RENEGADES: The Cultural Strategy of American Indians.|
Columbia University, 1975. viii+336 pages. 1st printing / edition. Hardcover. Index. Fine- in Very Good dustjacket. Jacket has minuscule tears at the corners, small closed tear top front edge. Bright, solid and clean; no names or markings. ISBN: 0231038844 $8.95.
| 135311 HENTOFF, Nat (intro), et al. BLACK ANTI-SEMITISM AND JEWISH RACISM.|
Schocken, 1970. 237 pages. 1st trade paperback. Very Good+. Spine is sun-faded. $2.95.
Contributors include James Baldwin, Earl Raab, Julius Lester, 8 others.
| 132322 HOGER, Hans (editor). TWICE AS MUCH AND MORE / LE DOUBLE ET PLUS / DAS DOPPELTE UND MEHR / IL DOPPIO E DI PIU.|
Baden: Lars Muller, 1996. 325+ pages. Small trade paperback original. Profusely illustrated in color. Very Good, but for short tear to one of the interior covers. $7.95.
Federal Republic of Germany: Contribution to XIX Milan Triennale 1996; From Spoon to city, Tandem, Mind Images. Cleverly constructed, three literally separate books bound back to back. Essays in four languages. Collects a variety of articles and art works, presented in a multifaceted and multicolored layout.
| 166474 HUDNUT III, William H. CITIES ON THE REBOUND: A Vision for Urban America.|
Washington: ULI, 1998. First Edition. 174 pages. Hardcover. Notes. Index. Fine in Fine dustjacket. ISBN: 0874208637 $9.95.
| 175056 IVANOV, Vassily, et al. (Maxim Gorky, foreword). THOSE WHO BUILT STALINGRAD As Told by Themselves.|
International Publishers, 1934. 268 pages. Hardcover. Drawings by Fred Ellis. Foreword by Maxim Gorky. Poor. Last four pages (pp265-268) of the postscript are missing half the pages. Front endpaper excised, stamp of the Chicago Spartacus branch inside front cover. Spine faded, discoloring of the cover edges. $11.95.
| 170236 JOHNSON, William C. THE POLITICS OF URBAN PLANNING.|
NY: Paragon House, 1989. 273 pages. Trade paperback. Index. Very Good+. Appears unread despite a thin spine reading crease. ISBN: 1557781907 $4.95.
| 206318 JONES, Emrys. THE CITY IN GEOGRAPHY: An Inaugural Lecture.|
The London School of Economics and Political Science / G. Bell and Sons, 1962. 32 pp. Paperback pamphlet. Sewn binding. Near Fine. Light wear at edges. Else bright, tight and clean; no names, marks or spine creasing. ISBN: B007QBN9YU $7.95.
| 171773 KISSMAN, Ellen (Editor). A CITY AMONG THE TREES: An Urban Forestry Recourse Guide.|
Seattle: City of Seattle, n. d. 204 pages. No edition stated. Oversize trade paperback, 8.5 x 11 inches. Profuse b/w photos and illustrations. Very Good+. Lower right corner w/a slight bend. $14.95.
| 156608 KOZOL, Jonathan. AMAZING GRACE: The Lives of Children and the Conscience of a Nation.|
NY: Crown, 1995. 286 pages. 1st edition. Hardback. Fine in Fine- dustjacket but for 2-inch razor cut bottom rear jacket fold. ISBN: 0517799995 $4.95.
| 292947 KWONG, Peter. CHINATOWN, N.Y.: Labor and Politics, 1930-1950.|
Monthly Review, 1981. 178 pages. 1st Trade Paperback printing / edition. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Very Good+. Thin spine crease, name inside front cover, else bright, tight and clean; no markings or tears. ISBN: 0853455260 $9.95.
| 168747 LINGEMAN, Richard. SMALL TOWN AMERICA: A Narrative History, 1620-The Present.|
NY: Putnam, 1980. 547 pages. 1st printing / edition. Small Hardback. Notes. Index. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket. Felt-tip mark bottom. Price clipped. ISBN: 0399119884 $2.95.
| 201688 MCKEEVER, J. Ross and Nathaniel M. Griffin. SHOPPING CENTER DEVELOPMENT HANDBOOK.|
Urban Land Institute, 1977. 290 pages. Large Hardcover. Photos. Illustrated. Appendices. Index. Very Good publisher's cloth. Light shelfwear, small bumps to two corners; stamps of former owner. Interiors clean and unmarked. $14.95.
| 168781 McLEAN, Mary (editor). LOCAL PLANNING ADMINISTRATION: Third Edition, 1959.|
Chicago: Institute for Training in Municipal Administration by the International City Managers' Association, 1959. 467 pages. Large green hardcover. Appendices. Bibliography. Index. Good. Red ink marks to first 50 pages. ISBN: B0007DWATE $19.95.
| 143403 MORRIS, David. SELF-RELIANT CITIES: Energy and the Transformation of Urban America.|
SF: Sierra Club Books, 1982. 250 pages. Trade paperback. Bibliography. Index. Very Good+. Owners odd mark inside front cover. ISBN: 0871563096 $1.95.
| 181380 MUMFORD, Lewis. ARCHITECTURE AS A HOME FOR MAN: Essays for Architectural Record.|
Architectural Record, 1975 x, 214 pages. 1st printing / edition. Large Hardcover. Illustrated with photos and drawings. Index. Edited by Jeanne Davern, Foreword by Mumford. Fine in Very Good price-clipped dustjacket. Jacket has 3 short ugly snags front panel, 4 small edge tears. Bright, tight and clean; no names or markings. ISBN: 0070154260 $13.95.
Anthology of essays from 1928 to 1968 by this urban theorist and technology critic. Architect and culture critic, Universal humanist, a philosophical fountainhead for the organicist and environmentalist movements of today.
| 213943 MUMFORD, Lewis. IN THE NAME OF SANITY.|
Harcourt Brace and Co., 1954. 244 pages. 1st printing/edition. Hardcover. Illustrated. Very Good+ in Very Good dustjacket. DJ has edge wear and small tears at the corners. $4.95.
| 139003 NATIONAL ADVISORY COMMISSION ON CIVIL DISORDERS. REPORT OF THE NATIONAL ADVISORY COMMISSION ON CIVIL DISORDERS: March 1st 1968.|
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1968. 425 pages. Oversized Trade Paperback. Illustrated with tons of black and white photos. Very Good+. Clean and tight copy. $18.95.
| 163192 NATIONAL TRUST FOR HISTORIC PRESERVATION. OLD & NEW ARCHITECTURE: Design Relationship.|
Preservation, 1981. 280 pages. 1st paper bound edition. Large trade paperback. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Index. Very Good. Light shelfwear; back cover mildly scuffed; name to front endpaper. ISBN: 0891330976 $11.95.
| 180198 NICHOLSON, Geoff. THE LOST ART OF WALKING: The History, Science, and Literature of Pedestrianism.|
Riverhead, 2009. 1st printing / edition. Trade paperback. Bibliography. SIGNED by the Author. Small felt-tip mark bottom, else Near Fine. ISBN: 1594484031 $4.95.
| 173703 NORMAN, Frank. STAND ON ME; A True Story of Soho with a Glossary of Slang, for Those Who Need It.|
Simon and Schuster, 1961. 205 pages. 1st US printing / edition. Hardback. Near Fine- but for the browning of the outside edge (cheap paper) in a Good dustjacket. Jacket is clean but has the usual wear at the corners and a few tiny edge tears, with chipping at the head of the spine and small hole front panel. $6.95.
A look at the underworld of London's Soho, a butcher's take on the brasses, ponces, layabouts and geezers complete with a glossary of slang as she is spoke - worth a butcher's!.
| 172365 Northwest Assembly, University of Washington. GROWTH MANAGEMENT TOMORROW: Towards a Prosperous Future.|
Seattle: Northwest Assembly, Department of Urban Design + Planning, University of Washington, 2005. 23 pages. Stapled paperback, stiff dark blue covers, gilt-stamped lettering. Fine. $6.95.
Final Report of the Northwest Assembly, held at Sleeping Lady Mountain Resort, Leavenworth, Washington, May 18-20, 2005.
| 172247 NYLANDER, Jane C. FABRICS FOR HISTORIC BUILDINGS.|
Washington: The Preservation Press, 1977. 64 pages. Large stapled softcover. Photos. Glossary. Bibliography. Very Good-. Slight musty odor; foxing to title page; shelfwear to back cover. ISBN: 0891330569 $7.95.
| 158379 OSBORN, Frederic J. and Arnold Whittick. THE NEW TOWNS: The Answer to Megalopolis.|
Cambridge: MIT, 1969. 456 pages. Revised edition. Hardcover. Many black and white photographs and illustrations. Index. Very Good+ in Very Good dustjacket. Jacket has edgewear and a 1-inch closed tear along top. ISBN: 0262150107 $9.95.
| 137185 PATTERSON, James T. AMERICA'S STRUGGLE AGAINST POVERTY 1900-1980.|
Harvard, 1981. 284 pages. Trade paperback. Notes. Index. Very Good+ but for thin vertical spine reading crease. Clean and tight. ISBN: 0674031229 $1.95.
| 140896 PERIODICAL. RADICAL AMERICA, Vol. 13, No. 1. January-February 1979.|
Somerville: Alternative Education Project, 1979. 64 pages. Stapled paperback. Illustrated. Good. 3 pages ink underlined. $6.
Includes articles 'Looking at Pornography,' 'Auto in the Eighties,' 'Richard Wright and the Communist Party'. Kathy McAffee's article on 'City Life' has the underlining.
| 126000 PERIODICAL. SOCIALIST REVIEW. SOCIALIST REVIEW #52. Vol 10, #4. July - August 1980.|
July - August 1980. 144 pages. Softcover. Very Good. $3.95.
Microprocessors: The Politics of Technology; The US, the Soviet Union and China; America's Housing Disaster; Energy Organizing in the 80s.
| 172381 PERIODICAL. Zhang Lon (editor). [Lin Zhiqun]. BUILDING IN CHINA. Vol. 4 No. 2. June 1991.|
Beijing: China Building Technology Development Center, 1991. 52 page magazine, stapled. Illustrated with photos. ISSN: 1000-9507. Fine. $15.
Entire issue given over to a complete translation of Lin Zhiqun's thesis 'The Urban Infrastructure of China (1949-1989)'.
| 175539 Puget Sound Regional Council. DEVELOPING YOUR CENTER: A Step-by-Step Approach. Urban Center Incremental Development Study May 1996.|
Seattle: Puget Sound Regional Council, 1996. 240 pages. Large wire bound paperback, short and oblong. Tabbed. Photos, illustrations. Very Good. $55.
| 214343 PYLE, Robert Michael. THE THUNDER TREE: Lessons From an Urban Wildland.|
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1993. 220 pages. 1st printing / edition. Hardcover. Sources. SIGNED by the Author on the title page. Fine in Fine- dustjacket. Tiny felt-tip mark bottom, jacket lightly shelf-rubbed. Bright, tight and clean; no owner names, or tears. gift quality. ISBN: 0395466318 $11.95.
| 174155 ROHE, William M. and Lauren B. Gates. PLANNING WITH NEIGHBORHOODS.|
Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina, 1985. xii+238 pages. Hardcover. Appendixes. Bibliography. Index. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket in protective mylar. ISBN: 0807816388 $16.95.
| 161673 ROSSKAM, Edwin. SAN FRANCISCO: West Coast Metropolis.|
Alliance Book, 1939. 136 pages. First edition. Oversize hardcover, 8.5 x 11 inches. Profuse b/w photos. Introduction by William Saroyan. Very Good- / Good+. Covers with a thin line of fading along upper & lower edges. Gift inscription on front endpaper. Endpapers slightly yellowed. Page 37/38 with a 2-inch closed tear on lower edge. Jacket has a blacked-out price on front liner; edge & corner wear all around; discoloration of rear panel; & foxing on lower margin of rear panel - in protective mylar. $19.95.
| 172455 SAGALYN, Lynne B. TIMES SQUARE ROULETTE: Remaking the City Icon.|
Cambridge: The MIT Press, 2001. xviii+620 pages. Large Hardcover. Photos with 16 pages of color plates. Notes. Bibliography. Appendices. Index. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket in protective mylar. A couple of nicks to Dustjacket edges and one small scrape along flap fold. ISBN: 0262194627 $19.95.
Chronicles the recent remake of Manhattan's most famous district, revealing the complex series of political and economic relationships that made the dramatically successful overhaul possible.
| 181556 SANTE, Luc. LOW LIFE: Lures and Snares of Old New York.|
Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1991. xix, 412 pages. 1st printing / edition. Hardcover. Photos. Notes. Index. Fine- in price-clipped Near Fine dustjacket. Tiny red title on the spine is lightly sunned. Bright, tight and clean; no names, marks or tears. ISBN: 0374194149 $30.
Portrait with text and illustrations on America's greatest city, New York, the riotous and anarchic breeding ground of modernity.
| 173847 SCHECTER, Stephen. THE POLITICS OF URBAN LIBERATION.|
Montreal: Black Rose Books, 1996. 203 pages. 1st printing / edition. Trade paperback. Notes. Bibliography. Near Fine. Cover has tiny crease bottom front corner. No names, marks or spine creasing. Appears unread. ISBN: 0919618782 $16.5.
Broad-ranging study, published by this Canadian anarchist publisher, of the importance of the city in the history of social revolution and the movements 'from below' affecting urban daily life. The city is also considered as a focal point of social control for contemporary authoritarian societies.
| 176411 SCHUCTER, Arnold. WHITE POWER, BLACK FREEDOM: Planning The Future Of Urban America.|
Beacon Press, 1968. xvii+650 pages. 1st printing / edition. Hardcover. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Near Fine in Near Fine- dustjacket. Bookplate on front endpaper. Jacket has a tiny closed tear top rear edge, faint spine fading and light scuffing front along the spine edge. Bright, tight and clean. $10.95.
| 225863 SENNETT, Richard. THE CONSCIENCE OF THE EYE: The Design and Social Life of Cities.|
Knopf, 1991. 266 pages. 1st printing / edition. Hardcover. Index. Fine in Fine- dustjacket. Minuscule tear bottom spine of the jacket, else bright, tight and clean; no names, marks or tears, price intact. Unread. $7.95.
| 166151 SHUTKIN, William A. THE LAND THAT COULD BE: Environmentalism and Democracy in the Twenty-First Century.|
MIT Press, 2000. 273 pages. First edition. Hardcover. Notes. Index. SIGNED by the author. Fine in Fine dustjacket. ISBN: 026219435X $21.
| 179945 SOLNIT, Rebecca (text) and Susan Schwartzenberg (photos). HOLLOW CITY: The Siege of San Francisco and the Crisis of Contemporary American Urbanism.|
London and Verso, 2000. 182 pages. Hardcover. Photos. Notes. Boards in dust jacket. Light wear to Dustjacket. Very Good. ISBN: 1859847943 $12.
A fascinating look at gentrification in San Francisco and the ways that wealth is clear-cutting the cultural richness of American urban life.
| 141750 STOIKOV, Georgi. BOYANA CHURCH. Studies in Bulgaria's Architectural Heritage, Volume IV.|
Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Science / Town Planning & Architecture Institute, 1954. 90 pages. Oversize Hardback, folio. Printed paper boards, cloth spine. Front board photo illustrated. Illustrated with photo plates, some full color, and diagrams. Index of photos. Good+. 'Library of the Russian American Society Library' stamped bottom of title page; no discard stamp, but the library appears to no longer exist. Four numbers inked front pastedown, otherwise no other markings. $22.
Text and titles are all in English.
| 181240 STRASSER, Susan. WASTE AND WANT: A Social History of Trash.|
Metropolitan Books, 1999. 355 pages. 1st printing / edition. Hardcover. Photos. Notes. Index. Near Fine in lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket. Name emboss on the title page, moderately bumped 2 top front corners. Bright, tight and clean; no names, marks or tears, price intact. ISBN: 0805048308 $10.95.
| 177344 SUAREZ, Ray. THE OLD NEIGHBORHOOD: What We Lost in the Great Suburban Migration, 1966-1999.|
Free Press, 1999. 264 pages. 1st printing, 1st edition. Hardcover. SIGNED by the Author and dated year of publication. Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket. Two minute bumps top of text block. Tiny faint damp spot top edge of first two blank pages. ISBN: 0684834022 $9.95.
| 174777 SUTTLES, Gerald D. THE SOCIAL ORDER OF THE SLUM: Ethnicity and Territory in the Inner City.|
University Of Chicago, 1968. xxii+243 pages. 1st printing / edition. Hardback. Maps. Tables. Bibliography. Index. Fine- but for long inadvertent fore-edge crease on one page. Jacket is Very Good+ but for some fading of the spine background color. ISBN: 0226781917 $6.5.
'Suttles lived for almost three years in the high-delinquency area around Hull House on Chicago's New West Side. He came to know it intimately and was welcomed by its residents, who are Italian, Mexican, Puerto Rican, and Negro'.
| 175268 THRALL, Grant Ian. LAND USE AND URBAN FORM: The Consumption Theory of Land Rent.|
Methuen, 1987. 239 pages. 1st edition. Hardcover. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. Fine. ISBN: 0416355404 $19.95.
| 220258 WAKEFIELD, Stacy and Grrrt. NOT FOR RENT: Conversations with Creative Activists in the U.K.|
Evil Twin Publications, 2003. Later edition with new introductory material. Large Trade paperback, 11.5 x 8.25 inches, printed cardstock covers. Photos, collages and art throughout. Near Fine. Bright, tight and clean; no names, marks or spine creasing. ISBN: 0971297290 $14.95.
| 164892 WATSON, Wreford, & Timothy O'Riordan. THE AMERICAN ENVIRONMENT: Perceptions & Policies.|
London: Wiley, 1976. 340 pages. First edition. Hardcover. Tables, maps, b/w illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. F / Very Good+. Jacket has light edge & corner wear; & some wear to surface of dust cover. ISBN: 0471922218 $31.
| 162648 WILSON, Elizabeth. THE SPHINX IN THE CITY: Urban Life, the Control of Disorder, & Women.|
Berkeley: University of California, 1991. First Edition. 191 pages. Black trade paperback. Photos. Bibliography. Index. Near Fine. ISBN: 0520078640 $9.95.
| 172402 WOOLF, Virginia. THE LONDON SCENE: Five Essays.|
NY: Random House, 1982. 44 pages. 1st US printing / edition. Hardback, maroon cloth. Fine in Fine dustjacket. In protective mylar, appears unread. ISBN: 0394528662 $8.95.
Woolf on sights and lives in London during the 1930s, combining a keen psychology and observation with poetic flights of fancy, from 'The Docks of London' and 'Great Men's Houses' to 'Abbeys and Cathedrals'.