STOLLER, E: The Salk Institute (Building Block Series)

Stoller, Ezra. The Salk Institute (Building Block Series). Princeton Architectural Press, 1999. ISBN: 1568982003. Unmarked. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26020) $12.00

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Filled with illustrations Introduction by D.S Friedman. Photographs by Ezra Stoller. Includes drawings and plans of the building. 83p. Unclipped dust jacket. Ezra Stoller is one of the preeminent architectural photographers of our time.

BREUER, M: Marcel Breuer (Exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art)

von Eckardt, Wolf; Green, Richard G. Marcel Breuer (Exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art). Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1972. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#25980) $28.00

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Large French flaps. Illustrated. Includes “The Architect” by Wolf von Eckardt and “A View of Marcel Breuer” by Richard G. Stein. Measures 8.75 inches square. 32p.

Marcel Breuer (1902-1981) was a Hungarian-born modernist, architect and furniture designer. Known to his friends and associates as Lajko, he was one of the first students to study at the Bauhaus.

A well known project was the UNESCO headquarters in Paris, finished in 1955.

POMARANC, JC: 860-880 Lake Shore Drive

860-880 Lake Shore Drive, coverPomaranc, Joan C. 860-880 Lake Shore Drive. Commission On Chicago Historical and Architectural Landmarks, 1978. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25978) $12.00

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Pamphlet on the 860-880 Lake Shore Drive, architecture designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. The building was complete in 1951.12p. 7 photographs. 860–880 Lake Shore Drive is a twin pair of glass-and-steel apartment towers on N. Lake Shore Drive along Lake Michigan in the Streeterville neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois.

Often called the Glass House Apartments, construction began in 1949 and the project was completed in 1951.

860-880 Lake Shore Drive, inside pages

DREXLER, A: Modern Architecture U.S.A. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)

Modern Architecture U.S.A. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA), booklet coverDrexler, Arthur. Modern Architecture U.S.A. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA), 1965. Unmarked. Some smudging on cover. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25971) $20.00

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Booklet for MOMA exhibition covering 65 years of modern architecture in the United States. 70p. Measures 8×4.5 inches.

Presented by the Museum of Modern Art and the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts. Begins with Frank Lloyd Wright.

Other architects include Wallace K. Harrison, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Louis I. Kahn, Paul Rudolph, Philip Johnson, etc. Small thumbnails of buildings and plans.

Modern Architecture U.S.A. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA), internal pages

SCULLY, V: Architecture: The Natural and the Manmade

Scully, Vincent. Architecture: The Natural and the Manmade. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1991. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#25195) $12.00

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This volume explores the unique dialogue between human beings and their buildings and the natural world. Illustrated. Topics include the Mesopotamia, Egypt and the Aegean; the Greek Temple; Athens; the Gothic cathedral; English gardens and more.

ARCHETYPE: Vol III, No. II, Winter 1983

ARCHETYPE: Vol III, No. II, Winter 1983 book coverBatey, Andrew; Bowles, Demetra; Bowles, Henry; Ghirardo, Diane; Mack, Mark (editors). Archetype: The Magazine of Architecture and other Arts (Vol III, No. II, Winter 1983). Archetype, 1983. Unmarked. Sun fading around the edges and edge wear. Illustrated throughout. Measures 10.75×16.5 inches. Acceptable. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#24946) $25.00

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Includes an interview with Philip Johnson, the first International Outhouse Competition results, Colin Rowe’s studio: Urban design at Cornell, Travelog, Reviews, and more. 46p.

HAWLEY, H: New York on the Rise: Architectural Renderings by Hughson Hawley

Parks, Janet; Del Bagno, Rob Del; Sharf, Frederic A. New York on the Rise: Architectural Renderings by Hughson Hawley. Lund Humphries Publishers, 1998. ISBN: 0853317631. Unmarked. Nicks and Bumps on cover. 26 color plates and B/W images. Good. Paperback. (#24923) $12.00

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Active from 1880 until 1931, Hughson Hawley was a bright star in an age of talented illustrators and renderers. Published to accompany a major exhibition at the Museum of the City of New York. 63p.