A Decade of New Architecture. Dix Ans d'Architecture Contemporaine.
Giedion, S. (ed);.
Sm. 4to. Tan linen, title within red border on spine. Printed sticker of Los Angeles architect Edward H. Fickett with address on free front endpaper. Fascinating record of contemporary architecture produced during the Second World War (1939-1945). The work presents a general panorama of architecture throughout the world. Profusely illustrated with b/w reproductions of photographs, drawings and architectural plans of works by architects such as Le Corbusier, A. Aalto, Gropius & Breuer, Mies van der Rohe, R. J. Neutra, Moholy-Nagy, and many others. Text in English and French. Small closed tears and slight fraying on head and tail of spine. Black stains near top edge of back board, some staining on fore-page edge. Slight age yellowing on outer edges of interior pages. Binding in good-, interior in very good condition.
Book ID: 25028