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D IF THESE WALLS COULD SPEAK:
Historic Forts of Texas. Graceful watercolors
and dynamic text explore the military
posts that once guarded the frontiers of Texas
settlement. (730349) $18.95 hardcover
l TEXAS LOG BUILDINGS. ". . . undoubtedly
one of the most important books
in recent years on Old West architecture."
-Frontier Times. 78 b&w illus. (780516)
D] TEXAS HOMES OF THE NINETEENTH
CENTURY. "The book is vivid
testimony to the richness of the architectural
heritage enjoyed by Texas. The stunning
photographs by Todd Webb are as important
as the very readable text."-AIA Journal.
200 b&w illus. (736347) $39.95 hardcover
D] THE ARCHITECTURE OF JOHN F.
STAUB: Houston and the South. This
beautiful, award-winning volume surveys the
work of one of this century's most influential
architects. Lavishly illustrated with more than
300 photographs and nearly 200 line drawings
of floorplans and elevations. (740123)
$35.00 hardcover. A limited number of slipcased,
specially bound, numbered volumes,
signed by Howard Barnstone and John Staub,
are available. (740131) $100.00
D] CITIES ON STONE: Nineteenth Century
Lithograph Images of the Urban
West. Records the growth and development
of present-day Western urban centers, including
Los Angeles, Santa Fe, Oklahoma City,
Dallas, and Houston. 51 color photos.
(600242) $17.95 hardcover (60051X)
D LANDMARKS OF
A selection of 20 of Texas' proudest architectural
achievements in a sampling of the state's
rich, vital, and inventive architectural heritage.
From the stone of the Alamo to the steel
and glass skyscrapers of Dallas and Houston,
this collection, insightfully described by architect
Lawrence W. Speck, adds to our
understanding of Texas yesterday, today, and
tomorrow. The 107 glowing color and 16
b&w photos by AIA photographer Richard
Payne capture the best in Texas architecture.
(780745) $29.95 hardcover
C THE GOVERNOR'S MANSION OF
TEXAS. A written tour of the Governor's
Mansion, with 120 stunning color photographs.
Historical essays introduce the Texas
governors and highlight their lives in the
Mansion. (58940X) $24.95 hardcover
(589418) $14.95 paperback
F TEXAS. A special, two-volume, slipcased
edition of James A. Michener's monumental
work, beautifully illustrated with over
250 pencil drawings by Texas artist Charles
Shaw. (780710) $125.00
D THE PARTHENON AND ITS SCULPTURES.
229 stunning photographs show
the artistry and superb technique of fifthcentury
B.C. Greek sculptors in a look at the
masterworks of the Parthenon. John
Boardman's text is a revelation of Greek civilization.
(764987) $35.00 hardcover
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Texas Historical Foundation. Heritage, Volume 04, Number 03, Winter 1986. Austin, Texas. The Portal to Texas History. http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth45440/. Accessed April 27, 2015.