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George Howe: Toward a Modern American Architecture

STERN, Robert A.M.

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ISBN 10: 0300016425 / ISBN 13: 9780300016420
Published by Yale University Press, New Haven, 1975
Condition: very good(+) Hardcover
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Illustrated with many b/w photographs and plans. 273 pages. Short 4to, pale blue cloth, chipped d.w. New Haven: Yale University Press, (1975). First edition. Cloth is a bit faded at bottom edge, still a very good(+) copy in a very good dust wrapper. Warmly inscribed and dated on the front endpaper by the author to fellow architect Dolf Placzek. Bookseller Inventory # 260090

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Title: George Howe: Toward a Modern American ...

Publisher: Yale University Press, New Haven

Publication Date: 1975

Binding: hardcover

Illustrator: George Howe

Book Condition:very good(+)

Dust Jacket Condition: very good

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First.

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George Howe was an important American architect, working from before 1920 through the post WWII years. Howe had a high level of influence on the American incarnation of the International style, as well as a significant impact on Pennsylvania regional residential architecture. This is the definitive publication on Howe.

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