Perspecta 1: The Yale Architectural Journal

Carver, Norman et al - Editors

Published by Schools of Architecture & Design, Yale University, New Haven, 1952
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Title: Perspecta 1: The Yale Architectural Journal

Publisher: Schools of Architecture & Design, Yale University, New Haven

Publication Date: 1952

Binding: Illustrated Wraps

Book Condition: Very Good

Edition: Architecture Journal


56 pp. 48 b/w illustrations. The premiere issue of the oldest student edited architectural journal in the United States, founded by the then Chairman of the Department of Architecture, George Howe. Contributions include : "Preface" - George Howe. "Training for the Practice of Architecture" - Speech by George Howe. "The Evolution of Wright, Mies & Le Corbusier" - Henry-Russell Hitchcock. "Church for the First Unitarian Church of Madison, Wisconsin" - Frank Lloyd Wright. " New Directions of Paul Rudolph, Philip Johnson & Buckminster Fuller". "Michelangelo's Fortification Drawings : A Study in the Reflex Diagonal" - Vincent J. Scully Jr. " The Architecture of American Commerce" - Fello Atkinson. "Monumental Architecture : On the Pleasing in Civic Design" - Henry H. Reed, Jr. Advertisements. Internally clean without marks or additions. Sound stapled binding. Illustrated wraps are slightly shelf and edge worn with pressure marks from the binding staples on both panels, otherwise in very good condition. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 008254

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