Focus Number 2 : L. Moholy-Nagy, Gropius & Breuer, Cotterell Butler, Wells Coates. Winter 1938


Published by Percy Lund Humphries Co. Ltd., London, 1938
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Title: Focus Number 2 : L. Moholy-Nagy, Gropius & ...

Publisher: Percy Lund Humphries Co. Ltd., London

Publication Date: 1938

Binding: Plastic Comb Binding

Book Condition: Good

Edition: Periodical.


94 pp. 21 b/w illustrations. 5 floor plans and additional architects' drawings and elevations. Periodical of contemporary modernist architecture. Contents include uncredited editorials, House at Lincoln, Massachusetts by Walter Gropius & Marcel Breuer. "Education and the Bauhaus" by Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, Timber House at Sutton - architects Connell, Ward & Lucas. "A Way Forward" - A.W. Carr. Timber House at Stanmore - architect Max Lock. "Plastics" - Cotterell Butler. Richmond High School for Girls - architect Denis Clarke Hall."The Time Fuse" - John Madge. Flats at Palace Gate, London - architect Wells Coates. Highpoint II, North Hill, Highgate - architects Tecton. Also includes reviews of recent books on architects and architecture. Internally clean with some faint foxing at the extremities. Grey plastic comb binding is sound but cracked and split at the foot of the spine edge with final tooth missing. Front panel of the wraps are lightly age toned and dust soiled with foxing at the extremities. Head edge and back panel show faint foxing and light shelf wear. (.250 g.) Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 010261

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