Periodicals

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  • [ZODIAC] ALFIERI Bruno [ editor ]
    Zodiac 4. International Magazine of Contemporary Architecture/ Revista internazionale d'architettura contemporanea. Sarrinen Brutalism BBPR Rainer Scarpa Focus

    Milano Edizioni di Comunità c1957 n.d.

    208pp, Illustrated occasional journal. The fourth one. Soft cover; Illustrated. Blue wrappers with wrap around bund with title. A little chipped. Text in English, Italian, French & German; Striking advertisements for contemporary design firms, magazines and products. Very good protected by rather worn and torn cardboard slipcase. Main theme is Men and the ideas of Modern Ornament and Brutalism with contributions on the latter from Maxwell Fry, Alison and Peter Smithson amongst others.

    Stock ID: 22136
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  • ZODIAC 18
    Great Britain: A Review of Contemporary Architecture

    Milan Edizioni di Comunità 1968

    295pp, numerous b/w illustrations. Wrappers decorated with Union Jack Flag. Minor wear at head and base of spine. Very good copy. Cardboard slip case present but frayed at edges. A series of articles both in Italian (with English translation) and English on British architecture and architects. With contributions by Henry-Russell Hitchcock, Michael Gold, Franceso Tentori, James Stirling, Joseph Rykwert, Lina Marsoni, Maria Biasia, John Taylor, Bianca Raboni, Giorgio Gaetani and Alberto Ferrari. Very useful period assessment of the 1960s.

    Stock ID: 22130
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  • Zodiac 1. International Magazine of Contemporary Architecture/ Revista internazionale d'architettura contemporanea. by [ZODIAC] ALFIERI Bruno [ editor ]
    [ZODIAC] ALFIERI Bruno [ editor ]
    Zodiac 1. International Magazine of Contemporary Architecture/ Revista internazionale d'architettura contemporanea.

    Milano Edizioni di Comunità c1957 n.d.

    276pp, Illustrated occasional journal. The first one. Soft cover; Illustrated. Cover portrait of Walter Groipus. ; contributions by Walter Gropius, Peter Blake, W. Sandberg & Lucien Hervé; dedicated to i.a. The vanishing American house, Les grands magasins de Rotterdam & Centre commercial pour piétons à Rotterdam; text in English, Italian, French & German; advertisements. Cover a trifle worn, plasticised portions of back cover lost else good. Contains Walter Gropius's (1883-1969) article, "Apollo in the Democracy" (pp. 9-14) which was his address when given the Hanseatic Goether Prize at Hamburg June 5, 1957.

    Stock ID: 22049
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  • The Architectural Review: Vol. xviii September 1905, No. 106 and Vol. xviii October 1905, No. 107 by CHEAP COTTAGE AND SMALL HOUSE EXHIBITION REVIEW GOODYER, H and KEMPTON DYSON, H. et al [Comprehensive articles on Letchworth Exhibition]
    CHEAP COTTAGE AND SMALL HOUSE EXHIBITION REVIEW GOODYER, H and KEMPTON DYSON, H. et al [Comprehensive articles on Letchworth Exhibition]
    The Architectural Review: Vol. xviii September 1905, No. 106 and Vol. xviii October 1905, No. 107 2 issues

    London The Architectural Press September and October 1905

    Issue 106:xliv +101-144pp illustrated Issue 107 xxx +vxv period ads and some texts, [2] 147-192 xxvii-xliv. Both include detailed articles and photos on: Cheap Cottages Exhibition. Other articles in no 106 inlcude pieces on on leadwork, Irish ecclesiastical architecture and the Hague Peace Palace. Issue 107 includes articles on architectural education [pp154-169]; the London traffic commission report; Iona Cathedral; church of St Mary-the-Virgin, Summerstown; St John's Institute; Irish ecclesiastical architecture; book reviews: Stiff printed paper covers, paginated with monochrome illustration, black and red text and titles. 360x285mm. Spines worn head and tail, small loss to the tail of the 1907 binding and the cover has some light marks and is slightly…

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    London The Architectural Press September and October 1905

    Issue 106:xliv +101-144pp illustrated Issue 107 xxx +vxv period ads and some texts, [2] 147-192 xxvii-xliv. Both include detailed articles and photos on: Cheap Cottages Exhibition. Other articles in no 106 inlcude pieces on on leadwork, Irish ecclesiastical architecture and the Hague Peace Palace. Issue 107 includes articles on architectural education [pp154-169]; the London traffic commission report; Iona Cathedral; church of St Mary-the-Virgin, Summerstown; St John's Institute; Irish ecclesiastical architecture; book reviews: Stiff printed paper covers, paginated with monochrome illustration, black and red text and titles. 360x285mm. Spines worn head and tail, small loss to the tail of the 1907 binding and the cover has some light marks and is slightly foxed. Useful review of the exhibition at Letchworth which is the lead article in the magazine. Both issues have substantial sections on section on the Cheap Cottages Exhibition. Within the preliminary pages of issue 107 includes pp x-xvi amongst the advertisements, the Report of the Judges. These issues of the journal were made contemporaneously with the exhibition so are period reviews of the buildings.

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    Stock ID: 21247
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