MUMFORD, EP: Josep Lluis Sert: The Architect of Urban Design, 1953-1969

Mumford, Eric Paul; Sarkis, Hashim (editors). Josep Lluis Sert: The Architect of Urban Design, 1953-1969. Yale University Press, 2008. ISBN: 9780300120653. Factory sealed. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31068) $42.00

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Examines the emergence and evolution of the discipline of urban design as articulated through the work of Josep Lluís Sert (1902–1983), one of its most influential practitioners.

Sert was noted for his city planning and urban development projects in Europe, South America, and the United States, and the master plans of his later career were significant for their integration of natural landscape features into the urban building scheme.

Illustrated in color and black-and-white. Measures 8.25×10 inches. 247p.

HABEL, DM: “When All of Rome Was Under Construction”: The Building Process in Baroque Rome

BOOK COVER. “When All of Rome Was Under Construction”: The Building Process in Baroque RomeHabel, Dorothy Metzger. “When All of Rome Was Under Construction”: The Building Process in Baroque Rome. Pennsylvania State University Press, 2013. ISBN: 9780271055732. Factory sealed. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31059) $80.00

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Traces and vitalizes our understanding of individual and institutional interests in Roman architecture in a way that has been hardly, if ever, equaled. 248p. Measures 9×10 inches. 118 black-and-white illustrations. One map.

HUXTABLE, AL: Architecture, Anyone? Cautionary Tales of the Building Art

Huxtable, Ada Louise. Architecture, Anyone? Cautionary Tales of the Building Art. Random House, 1986. ISBN: 039452909X. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31042) $12.00

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First American edition. Black-and-white illustrations. Index. 347p.

Revised and undated collection of articles originally published in the New York Times. Covers Modernism and Beyond, Cities, Buildings, Places, Design, and more.