Title: Zodiac 18 : A Review of Contemporary ...
Publisher: Edizioni Di Comunita, Milano
Publication Date: 1968
Binding: Illustrated Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: Architecture Journal.
(xviii). 295 pp. Profusely illustrated in b&w with photo-reproductions, architects plans, site maps, elevations, floor plans and drawings. Issue 18 of this influential architectural magazine is a special issue on architecture and urban planning in Great Britain during the 1960s.Texts are in Italian and English with translations. Preface by Maria Bottero. H. R. Hitchcock : English Architecture in the Early 20th Century 1900-1939. Michael Gold : Sir Owen Williams KBE. Francesco Tentori : Phoenix Brutalism. English Brutalism : A Selection of Writings. James Stirling : Antistructure. Joseph Rykwert : Universities as Institutional Archetypes of our Times. Lina Marsoni : 20 Anni Di New Towns. Maria Biasia : Metropoli E Regione Urbana . John Taylor :Design and Building by English Local Authorities. Bianca Raboni : La Universita in Inghilterra. Giorgio Gaetani : Traffico e Spazio Urbano. Also included are reports on 23 buildings by contemporary British architects including works by Ahrends, Burton & Koralek, Denys Lasdun, Moira & Moira, Richard Rogers, Norman Foster and James Stirling. Internally clean and unmarked with sound binding. Faint liquid spot on the foredge. Some minor rubbing and edge wear to the head and foot of the spine. Card slipcase is lightly soiled, smudged and age spotted with two 5 mm creased tears to the mouth edges. Handprinted issue number in red marker on the tail edge. Due to weight (1.2 kg + packaging) extra shipping charges will apply for this item. Please contact us for details. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 006307
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