Pioneering British 'High-Tech' Architecture 3 S

By: Stirling, James; Gowan James; McKean, John; Intro By James Russell

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1st edition with negligible color loss to still sharp tips. Glossy boards w/color illust have few indentations from storage. Sage green cloth-like paper covering spine. Profusely illust w/drawings, blueprints, photographs in b/w & color. More than collectible. 180 pp. Part of a series that places buildings within their historical context, this text considers the Engineering Department Building at Leicester University, the Willis Faber Dumas Building and the Lloyd's Building. It includes specially produced technical drawings that explain how the buildings were detailed and put together. By looking at the buildings together, the reader can analyze and chart the development of modern British architecture and examine the distinctive approaches taken by three different partnerships.

Title: Pioneering British 'High-Tech' Architecture 3 S

Author Name: Stirling, James; Gowan James; McKean, John; Intro By James Russell

Illustrator: Photographs

Categories: ARCHITECTURE,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press Ltd: 1999

ISBN Number: 0714838802

ISBN Number 13: 9780714838809

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Size: 4to - over 9

Seller Id: 39532

Keywords: ENGINEERING BUILDINGS, CITY SKYLINE, STRUCTURE, RETAIL BUSINESS OFFICE, DESIGN, PLANNING, ,