Buildings of the Bay Area; A Guide to the Architeture of the San Francisco Bay Region

New York: Grove Press, Inc., 1960. First edition. Original Wraps w/DJ. 12 mo (5 1/4 X 8), pp. nn ca 100, illustrated with maps & b/w photos, period postcards laid in, DJ from Annual Convention of The American Institute of Architects, San Francisco, California, April 18 through April 22, 1960. As New in Fine DJ. Item #5624

Scarce. Ex-library Franziska Porges Hosken (1919 - 2006) (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.

Price: $25.00