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Early Mexican Houses: A Book of Photographs and Measured Drawings

Garrison, G. Richard; George W. Rustay;

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ISBN 10: 0942655036 / ISBN 13: 9780942655032
Published by Architectural Book Publishing Co, Stamford, Conn, 1990
Condition: vg Hardcover

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Lg. quarto. xvii,[1],173pp. Half cloth over paper-covered boards with gold lettering on spine in original illustrated dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers. Reprint of the 1930 edition looking at architecture and landscape architecture of early Mexico. From 1925-1929, Garrison and Rustay set out to record a select number of examples of the 'minor domestic architecture' of Mexico. They recorded a limited number of individual buildings through a mixed presentation of photographs, perspective and measured drawings, elevations, floor plans and details to produce a highly useful tool for architects designing Hispanic buildings. Illustrations are b/w reproductions. Preface by David Gebhard. Sunning on tope-edge of binding. Head and tail of spine slightly rubbed. Edges of dj creased. Tight copy with dj in good+, book in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 25034

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Title: Early Mexican Houses: A Book of Photographs ...

Publisher: Architectural Book Publishing Co, Stamford, Conn

Publication Date: 1990

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:vg

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: New Edition

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From days of Mexican viceroys photographs, measured drawings, floor plans inspire designers.

About the Author:

G. Richard Garrison was an architectural photographer active in New York City during the mid-twentieth century.

George W. Rustay was an architect.

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