Capricorn Books

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Browse By Category
American History & Travel
Animation, Cartoons & Comics
Antiques & Collectibles
Architecture/Interior Design
Art - Book Illustration/Illustrators
Art - Canadian
Art - First Nations/Indigenous Art
Art - General
Art Instruction (Incl. Woodworking)
Books About Books
British History
Business, Finance
Canada - Architecture
Canada - Biography
Canada - British Columbia
Canada - Folklore/Mythology
Canada - General
Canada - Maritime Provinces
Canada - Native Peoples
Canada - Natural History

View all Categories
 
Gift Card
Checkout a Gift Card


 
Go To:

Global Book Town
The independent online bookstores on Global Book Town have nearly a million used, rare and out of print books.

 

 
 
 

Author Name    Javellana, Rene; Zialcita, Fernando Nakpil; Reyes, Elizabeth V.

Title   FILIPINO STYLE.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Publisher   Hong Kong Periplus 1997

ISBN Number    962593233X / 9789625932330

Illustrator   Photogaphs by Luca Invernizzi Tettoni, Tara Sosrowardoyo and Emil Davocol.

Seller ID   29254

232 pp, 11 1/4" H. "(E)xtols the Philippines' design heritage and demonstrates how the traditions of yesteryear - through both native and colonial history - have evolved into the main strands of modern-day Filipino style. The text, written by authoritative anthropologists and art historians, traces Filipino style from its pre-Hispanic origins among the tribal and the natural; through the cosmopolitan influences of Spain, China and the Americas; and explores the most modern and varied examples of Filipino architecture today. The final chapter brings readers into the traditional 'ilustrado' homes of the past by illustrating the refinements of Filipino furniture. The (colour) photographs take the reader on a visual journey through the archipelago's diverse styles. Photographs of interiors and exteriors with details of selected heirlooms and furniture provide a broad view of Filipino style that is sure to inspire any reader to discover more about this fascinating country." Book is very slightly cocked, tiny bump on bottom edge of front board, bump at bottom of front hinge. Dust jacket has very light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds.

Agoncillo,  Architecture,  General  Emilio  Aguinaldo,  American  Influence,  Chinese  Influence,  Earthquakes,  Art  Deco,  Art  Nouveau,  Bahay  Kubo,  Farmer's  Hut,  Bahay  Na  Bato  At  Kahoy,  Wood-and-stone  House,  Balay  Negrense,  Bamboo,  Baroque  Style,  Building  Materials,  Capiz  Shell,  Calma  Lor,  Caryatid  House,  Casa  Gorordo,  Casa  Manila,  Casa  Malave,  Casa  San  Miguel,  Colonialism,  Diaz-roa  House,  Handloomed  Fabrics,  Textile  Art,  Foreign  Influences,  Furniture,  Frames,  Galleon  Trade,  Garcia  House,  Garden  Art,  Intramuros,  Isla  Naburot,  Kusina,  Traditional  Kitchens,  Lamesa,  Landscaping,  Laya  House,  Budji  Layug,  Lizares  Mansion,  Leandro  Locsin,  Manila  Hotel,  Francisco  Manosa,  Tomas  Mapua,  Marina  Del  Nido,  Mesa  Altar,  Metropolitan  Theater,  Mira-nial  Mansion,  Modernism,  Montilla-Tomkins  Hacienda,  Moonwalk  Chapel,  William  E.  Parsons,  Philippines,  Filipino,  Ongsiako  House,  Quisumbing  House,  Salakot  House,  Alice  Saldana,  Sanson-Montinola  Mansion,  Ernest  Santiago,  Santos,  Silverware,  Silya,  Spaniards,  Spanish,  Tableware,  Tiongson  House,  Tayag  House,  Vigan,  Weaving,  Windows,  Wood  Utensils,  Zobel  Houses,  Barragan,  Jaime  Augusto  Zobel,  Don  Jaime  Zobel,  Inigo  Zobel,  Beachouse,  Zulueta  House,  Interior  Design,  Decoration. 

Price = 40.00 USD


Also available.
A HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE IN AND AROUND LONDON.  ARRANGED TO ILLUSTRATE THE COURSE OF ARCHITECTURE IN ENGLAND UNTIL THE END OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY WITH A LIST OF PRINCIPAL TWENTIETH-CENTURY BUILDINGS., Godfrey, Walter H.
A HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE IN AND AROUND LONDON. ARRANGED TO ILLUSTRATE THE COURSE OF ARCHITECTURE IN ENGLAND UNTIL THE END OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY WITH A LIST OF PRINCIPAL TWENTIETH-CENTURY BUILDINGS.
Godfrey, Walter H.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

HANNS PUCHSPAUM, DOMBAUMEISTER VON ST. STEPHAN., Grimschitz, Bruno.
HANNS PUCHSPAUM, DOMBAUMEISTER VON ST. STEPHAN.
Grimschitz, Bruno.
12.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

ROBERT AM STERN: SELECTED WORKS. ARCHITECTURAL MONOGRAPHS NO 17.
Jencks, Charles, essays by. (Robert Stern.)
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

PHILIP JOHNSON RECENT WORK. ARCHITECTURAL MONOGRAPHS NO 44. (PHILIP JOHNSON, RITCHIE & FIORE ARCHITECTS.)
Kipnis, Jeffrey. (Philip Johnson.)
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

MONTREAL MOVIE PALACES:  GREAT THEATRES OF THE GOLDEN ERA, 1884-1938., Lanken, Dane.
MONTREAL MOVIE PALACES: GREAT THEATRES OF THE GOLDEN ERA, 1884-1938.
Lanken, Dane.
45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

EDWARD JAMES LENNOX:  "BUILDER OF TORONTO"., Litvak, Marilyn M.
EDWARD JAMES LENNOX: "BUILDER OF TORONTO".
Litvak, Marilyn M.
25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

A HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH HOUSE:  FROM PRIMITIVE TIMES TO THE VICTORIAN PERIOD., Lloyd, Nathaniel.
A HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH HOUSE: FROM PRIMITIVE TIMES TO THE VICTORIAN PERIOD.
Lloyd, Nathaniel.
60.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE ARCHITECTURE OF HISTORIC LEXINGTON., Lyle, Royster, Jr. and Simpson, Pamela Hemenway.  Photographs by Sally Munger Mann.
THE ARCHITECTURE OF HISTORIC LEXINGTON.
Lyle, Royster, Jr. and Simpson, Pamela Hemenway. Photographs by Sally Munger Mann.
65.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE ANCESTRAL ROOF:  DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE OF UPPER CANADA., MacRae, Marion and Adamson, Anthony.
THE ANCESTRAL ROOF: DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE OF UPPER CANADA.
MacRae, Marion and Adamson, Anthony.
30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

VICTORIAN ARCHITECTURE IN HAMILTON.
McKay, Alexander G.
10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE SCOTTISH THIRTIES: AN ARCHITECTURAL INTRODUCTION., McKean, Charles.
THE SCOTTISH THIRTIES: AN ARCHITECTURAL INTRODUCTION.
McKean, Charles.
35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

CZECH ARCHITECTURE OF THE LUXEMBURG PERIOD.
Mencl, Vaclav.
35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@CapricornBooks.ca
Copyright©2018. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie