American Building Vol. I - The Historical Forces That Shaped It.

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1947/1966. Second revised and enlarged edition. Original Cloth. Octavo, pp. xii, 350, indexed, profusely illustrated in b/w. We also have Vol II - "American Building - The Environmental Forces That Shaped It" Very Good in Good DJ (DJ wavy). Item #5628

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.

Price: $15.00