New York: Abbeville Press Publishers, 1988. First edition, as stated. Original Blue Cloth. Quarto, pp. 270, indexed, illustrated in b/w & color photos, bibliography. Near Fine in Near Fine DJ. Item #20425
A beautiful, comprehensive catalog of work by one of the first women to graduate in civil engineering from the University of California-Berkeley. Julia Morgan (1872-1957) designed and built more than 700 structures. She is most noted as the architect who built William Randolph Hearst's dazzling castle at Sam Simeon, California.