When this happened again last week looking up the size of a standard foosball table , I put an ad in our local architectural journal and on my LinkedIn page offering to trade it straight up for a 9th or 10th edition. I didn't even know Bruce Mau was at the helm of the design until I got it - and once I opened it, it shows! This book has many years of enjoyment left in the pages. Access codes may or may not work. There is much new information, and I am pleased to see inclusion of green issues in a rigorous way. It provides comprehensive guidance on the visual representation of materials, products, systems, and assemblies. In response to architects' feedback and overwhelming demand for a more graphics-heavy format, this edition employs shorter, more accessible texts and more images of the standards and evolution of design and construction.
This and additional context should be included in the title or, if space does not permit, in the comments section. The book may be personalized and could contain page markers or stickers. Look into paid reddit ads if you wish to advertise your services or website. Sticker on spine, stamps and cardholder inside covers, stamps on outer page edges. Graphic standards are essential to building design. About this Item: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1986. Pages and cover are clean and intact.
The 10th version was always useful in my old office, but this new version just doesn't seem to have any of the information I need or if it does have it somewhere, it is terribly organized and the index is incomplete. Just useless, don't waste your money and if the authors of this book read this, shame on you! Cover corners and edges are lightly rubbed. After a year of sitting on my shelf, the cloth cover appears to be coming unglued, not to mention that I doubt the spine will hold up it's a heavy book, and it's already caving in. It provides comprehensive guidance on the visual representation of materials, products, systems, and assemblies. Browse sample content from Architectural Graphic Standards.
By changing the format of the book so radically from the previous organization without any kind of cross referencing of the construction divisions that guided the profession for decades, looking for information is like looking for a needle in a haystack. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Please provide complete recipient name, as it's mandatory for Canada Customs. I bought the book as a reference for my Architecture school and so far it hasnt help me at all. In the product description, they describe the cover as being a beveled metal plate. It is still disappointing that it is such a chore to navigate. If, as a practicing architect with 30 years experience, I find the book problematic then I would not even want to fathom how a young practitioner could wade through this disorganized, inadequate mess.
All matching new books shown Used books: 1 - 50 of 82 Bookseller Notes Price 1. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! It is not at all familiar to me as I've used the older editions for a couple of decades now. May include supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Connecting readers with great books since 1972. No other source offers so much useful data in such a convenient, accessible format.
This book gives students their own new edition of this classic resource, s Prepared by the American Institute of Architects Bruce Bassler, Student Edition Editor, and John Ray Hoke, Jr. Integrates material offered b The classic reference used by architects and builders since 1932. Instead, I'd Google the thing I was after and found it that way. This is mainly due to really wanting to purchase a Graphic Standards book before completing my degree. Used - Acceptable, Generalmente spedito in 1-2 giorni lavorativi, Prodotti inviati del Giappone e spedizione tra 2 e 4 settimane ¤ Articoli imballati con cura e ben protteti ¤ Risposta in meno di 24h. .
Architects and their colleagues now have access to a combination of information, resources and tools which will enable them to work more easily and efficiently to achieve their desired goals. To date, I've had to resort to previous editions of the Graphic Standards for most of my information. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. It leads to an avalanche. These guidelines are monitored by an involved community, so please help us maintain quality content by upvoting, downvoting, and reporting accordingly! Description The 'Architect's Bible' since 1932, updated with the latest codes and standards Architectural Graphic Standards is the written authority for architects, designers, and building contractors.
Professionals buy it only because it's actually useful. It has over 83,000 members. We ship Monday-Saturday and respond to inquries. It was the essential single-source place to look up basic information from ergonomics to typical equipment dimensions to graphic symbol conventions to detailing ideas. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. Just today I searched for a typical chicago bar dropped ceiling, but nothing, I tried to find a lead pan shower detail, nothing, I tried to find terracotta masonry wall details, nothing!!! Virtually every time that I've needed to look something up, I haven't found it. Used - Good, Usually ships within 1 - 2 business days, Direct from the United States! The size is basically double the size of the 8th edition with all kinds of updated information.
Customer service is our top priority. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. When i do need the reference I have to go to my teacher 8th edition because they cut out so many sections out of the new editions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Any help would be fantastic and thanks in advance! The metal plate on the front cover is truly pretentious while the pages inside have been physically downgraded to an almost tissue-like quality. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.