(l). 214 pp. Profusely illustrated with b&w and colour photo-reproductions, architectural drawings, plans and elevations. Issue 6 of this influential architectural journal with editorials, letters, texts by architects, reports on contemporary architecture and book and exhibition reviews. French and English translations of most texts. Obituary for president of the editorial board, Adriano Olivetti by Carlo L. Ragghianti. Essay by Riccardo Musatti. "Notes of a Traveller .Wright and Kahn" by Henry-Russell Hitchcock. "A house in the Isle De France . Alvar Aalto" by Giulia Veronesi. "Perspective in Greek and Roman Art" by Carlo L. Ragghianti. "Report on Brasil" by Bruno Alfieri, Flavio Motta, Giulia Veronesi, Pietro Porcinai, Bruno Zevi, Oscar Niermeyer and Mario Barata. "Architecture of Carlo Scarpa" by Sergio Bettini. "Meaning and Building", Joseph Rykwert. Internally clean and unmarked with sound binding. B&W illustrated wraps with paper title banner pasted in. Slight wear to head and tail of spine otherwise fine condition. Illustrated card slipcase in good condition only with soiling, shelf and surface wear and sunned sections. Tears at the head and tail of mouth and creasing on edges. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Zodiac 6 : International Magazine of ...
Publisher: Edizioni Di Comunita
Publication Date: 1960
Binding: Illustrated Wraps
Book Condition: Fine
Book Description Milan: Editzione Di Comunita, (1960), 1960. First edition. 4to; 214pp.; illustrated from photographs, plans, and drawings. Ex-corporate library; wear to spine and covers; some writing throughout; else a good copy in original pictorial wrappers. Issue No.6 of this legendary European review of contemporary architecture. Featuring articles about or by Wright, kahn, Scarpa, Le Corbusier, Rykwert, Niemeier, etc. Text in Italian, French, and English. Bookseller Inventory # 008897