New York: Horizon Press, 1957. First edition. Hard Cover. quarto. pp 221.illustrated with 126 photographs. bibliography. Moholy-Nagy takes a look at the anonymous architecture of indigenous peoples and how they adapted their architecture to the world around them. Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket. Item #112
A wonderfully intuitive study of the many vernacular architectures of America, dedicated to Frank Lloyd Wright. Important book which proclaims the value of indigenous architecture as a source for modern design. Written by noted historian, wife and colleague of Laszlo Moholy-Nagy. The rare first edition in a very good dustjacket.