Berlin: W. & S. Loewenthal, ca. 1931. First edition. Softcover. Large Quarto (11 3/4 x 9"). 132pp. Original photo-illustrated wrappers by Hermann Seewald, with red and black lettering to front cover; deckled edges.
Lavishly illustrated with numerous b/w photographic reproductions, architectural plans and floor plans, this scarce work documents the 'latest' architectural housing constructions erected in Berlin between 1925 and 1931. Includes buildings by Walter Gropius, Otto Bartning, Erwin Gutkind, Bruno Taut, Max Taut and Franz Hoffmann, Erich Glas, Martin Wagner, Kurt Heinrich Tischer, and others.
Text in German. Wraps some wear along edges, small chips, creasing and closed tears. Some light foxing to inside and back cover. Very light foxing to title page. Block lightly age-toned. Wraps in overall good-, interior in very good condition. g- to vg. Item #48220