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1.) Work in Japan: 104 pp.; oblong 4to in limp, coarse cloth binding with metal spiral spine; halftone photographs throughout, with plans. Text in English, French, Japanese, with captions in English & Japanese. 2.) Architectural Details is a 2nd Printing: first three leaves including title & forward printed on Japanese paper, front endpaper with ownership signature of architect Daniel B. Warner - 1939; 116 pp.; 4to; bound in brown burlap with metal spiral spine; halftone photographs, plans, elevations. Some tanning and light soil to front & rear blanks and pastedowns, otherwise both volumes and plates clean.
Antonin Raymond was a Czech-born architect who lived and worked in America and Japan. He worked with both Cass Gilbert on his Woolworth building and Frank Lloyd Wright at Taliesin, and is regarded as the father of modern Japanese architecture.
Title: (2 Titles) 1. Antonin Raymond, His Work in Japan 1920-1935, Preface by Elie Faure, and an article by Antonin and Noemi P. Raymond, edited by Katsuya Nakamura; (together with) 2. Antonin Raymond Architectural Details, 1938..
Edition: 1st Edition
Publisher: Tokyo, Johnan Shoin; Antonin Raymond: 1935,1939
Binding: Spiral Bound Card Covers
Book Condition: Near Fine condition
lbs: 3.00 lbs
Seller ID: 8090