I have always been a big reader. My tastes are far-ranging—from police procedurals to history to biography and even chick lit.
A catalogue raisonné of an important American architect.
A textbook written by a former professor of mine. It’s a must for any student of architecture.
An essential trio of reference books in one set that includes Early Georgian: 1715–1760, Mid Georgian 1760–1800, and Late Georgian 1800–1840.
One of my favorite design books. I love the images and the structure of the book.
A great book about a fascinating architect and the contents of his house, which is my favorite museum.
Horrible title—but an excellent book filled with tons of amazing floor plans of New York’s great buildings.
I could live in this book. The photography is so delicious.
A truly beautiful book with mouth-watering images of important houses.
A beautiful, seminal design book. Crisp Scandinavian interiors like this inspire me.