The Monacelli Press, 2010-11-16. First edition. Hardback. Quarto, pp 576, indexed, illustrated with color photographs and drawings. New in very good dustjacket. Item #14521
As an architect, educator, and architectural historian, Robert A. M. Stern brings special knowledge and expertise to issues of campus master planning and the design of academic buildings. This unique volume collects more than 50 projects by the firm for the most prestigious institutions in America - Harvard, Yale, Dartmouth, Georgetown, Stanford, University of Virginia - and focuses on the importance of the historic character of the place in charting the future. Each campus is described in detail, with historic photographs and campus plans illustrating its development.