FRIEDMAN, HA: Successful Architecture: Selected Works and Thought of Howard A. Friedman

Successful Architecture: Selected Works and Thought of Howard A. Friedman. Friedman House, 1990. Unmarked. Soft corner bend on back cover. Very Good. Paperback. (#21403) $30.00

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Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 88p. Measures 9×11 inches.

During 35 years of practice, Howard Friedman’s (1919-1988) firm compiled a distinguished record of nationally recognized designs. These include a group-living complex at the Jewish Home for the Aged, Mt. Zion Hospital’s outpatient clinic, the modernization of Levi Strauss’ Valencia Street factory in San Francisco, and the construction of the firm’s award-winning corporate headquarters complex on Battery Street, also in San Francisco.

SPROUL, R: University of California: Endowed Chairs of Learning

Sproul, Robert. University of California: Endowed Chairs of Learning. University of California, 1947. Unmarked. Some sunning on back cover. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#30198)

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Foreword by Robert G. Sproul, President of the University of California.

Introduces the university’s 14 endowed chairs as of 1947: Agassiz Professorship of Oriental Languages and Literature, Mills Professorship of Intellectual and Moral Philosophy and Civil Polity, Charles M. and Martha Hitchcock Foundation Professorships, Morris Herzstein Professorhip of Biology, etc.

STADTMAN, VA: The Centennial Record of the University of California 1868-1968

The Centennial Record of the University of California 1868-1968, coverStadtman, Verne A. The Centennial Record of the University of California 1868-1968. University of California Printing Department, 1967. Unmarked. Some rubbing on boards. Good. Hardcover. (#30187)

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Illustrated in black and white.

Produced for the University of California’s Centennial in 1968. Extensive detail, including lists of University traditions to maps and building-by-building summaries of each campus. Includes a brief history and chronology as well as sections on Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles, Riverside, San Diego, San Francisco, Santa Barbara, and Santa Cruz. Index. 586p.