New York: New York Public Library, 1965. First edition. Cloth over Boards. Folio, unpag., 50 theatres each with a photo or two plus plans, bibliography with 1700+ entries covering 1946-1964. Very Good; some sun fading to cover. Item #20146
This book contains a comprehensive bibliography of theatre architecture, 1946-1964, with over 1700 entries, compiled by Ned Bowman of the theatre faculty at the University of Pittsburgh. The addition of a representative selection of photographs and plans of 50 contemporary theatres, grouped and analyzed by Maxwell Silverman, has made this a book of record and an illustrated report on trends in theatre architecture.