Quarto. 35pp. 20 plates. Original beige wraps with red lettering on cover. Publisher's logo on title page. Study of the construction of high rise reinforced concrete buildings at the time of the emergence of the so-called New Objectivity. Shown in detail are the construction of the frames as well as the walls and facades. Next to numerous buildings in Germany and one in Zurich, special attention is paid to the design of American examples in this field. Inludes a design for an office building by Mies van der Rohe. Illustrated with 20 plates of b/w photographs of buildings completed or under construction with technical and architectural measured drawings and diagrams. Text in German. Wrappers with light wear along edges, light bump a lower right corner and lightly rubbed. Stamp of architectural library of Josef Fischer on title page. Light foxing on title page and light age-toning along edges of block not affecting images. Some blue and red pencil markings and underlining. Wrappers and interior in overall good+ condition. Bookseller Inventory # 37218
Title: Konstruktion und Gestaltung Grosser ...
Publisher: Konrad Wittwer
Publication Date: 1930
Book Condition: g+
Edition: First edition.
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