Inscribed by Author New York, 1966; red cloth boards in illustrated dust jacket; wear to bottom corners and edges of boards; brodart cover over jacket; inscribed by author on front endpaper; text is clean; illustrated; 136 pages; oblong Folio - over 12" to 15" tall; Additional shipping charges may be requested for International and expedited orders. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Edward Durell Stone: Recent & Future ...
Publisher: Horizon Press
Publication Date: 1966
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Horizon Press, E-19, 1968. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good-. Hardcover. 4to. Horizon Press. 1962. 288 pgs. Illustrated with Black and White Plates. First Edition/First Printing. DJ has shelf-wear present to the DJ especially around the extremities (crown of the reverse of the DJ tape reinforced). No ownership marks present. Text is clean and free of marks, binding tight and solid, boards clean with no wear present. Framed between the Great Depression and the oil embargo of the early 1970s, the distinguished career of the native Arkansan is represented on four continents, in thirteen foreign countries, and in thirty-two states? His masterpiece the American Embassy chancery (1953–59) in New Delhi, India. Recognized in his prime as one of the nation’s most sought-after architects, Stone’s vast and prestigious workload brought prosperity on a scale rare in architecture in his time; after the death of Frank Lloyd Wright, some supporters thought Stone seemed destined to take the place of his personal hero and close friend as the great national architect. E-19; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 136 pages. Seller Inventory # 53485
Book Description Horizon Press, New York, 1968. Hardcover. Crimson stamped cloth, gilt letters on spine, color illus. dust jacket, 136 pp., 109 BW illus., 8 color illus. Begins with a four-page introduction to his work by architect Edward Durell Stone (1902-1978), then proceeds with illustrations, renderings, floorplans, and elevations of some of Stone's modern creations. SIGNED. VG-/G+ (Clean, tight interior, but binding shows a bit of age on surface and edges; dj has a few slight tears at edges and top, and front flap has been bent often; WARMLY INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR/ARCHITECT on first flyleaf.). Seller Inventory # 143112