Concord, MA: The Riverside Press, 1942. First edition. Original Wraps. 12 mo (4 1/2 X 6 3/4), pp. 102, illustrated w/drawings. As New. Item #5423
Extremely scarce post-war architectural document by one of the major spokesmen for modern architecture. Ex-library Franziska Porges Hosken (1919 - 2006), with her ownership stamp (Viennese born, Smith College and Harvard School of Design educated - one of the first women to do an advanced degree with Gropius at GSD - she wrote a number of important works on architecture and urban history. See her 1968 published book "The Language of Cities," listed on our site.