COMPLEXITY AND CONTRADICTION IN ARCHITECTURE

VENTURI, Robert

Published by Museum of Modern Art (1966), 1966
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8vo. Original gray cloth in DJ. Near fine in very good jacket. Rubbing to jacket, as common. Minor edgewear, soil. One inch tear at spine fold. Unclipped. Book near fine or better with just trace shelfwear at extremities and previous owner's name to front endpaper. Second printing (1968) of the original edition of this classic and the first installment of The Museum of Modern Art Papers on Architecture. With an introduction by Vincent Scully, who calls this "the most important writing on the making of architecture since Le Corbusier's Vers une Architecture, of 1923." He later revised this assessment, placing Complex and Contradiction as on of the three most influential architectural texts of the 20th century. Avery said simply "[T]his volume can be considered as the opening text of postmodernism." Winner of the Classic Book Award at the AIA's Seventh Annual International Architecture Book Awards. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: COMPLEXITY AND CONTRADICTION IN ARCHITECTURE
Publisher: Museum of Modern Art (1966)
Publication Date: 1966
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: Second printing.

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