Washington DC: Preservation Press, 1985. First edition. Original Wraps. Small quarto, pp. 203, indexed, illustrated with b/w photographs. Part of the Building Watchers series. Signed by a previous owner in ink inside the front cover. Very Good. Item #20330
This unique guide puts faces with America's most well-known and loved buildings, from the U.S. Capitol and Washington Monument through the first skyscrapers and landmarks of the Post-Modern movement. With essays by noted architectural authorities and 350 photographs and drawings, this fascinating introduction makes sure that America's master builders will no longer be anonymous.