Very Good in Very Good jacket. Collectible. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. Cloth, gilt, 152 pp., illus. (some col. ), biblio.; 30 cm. Near fine. Firm binding, clean inside copy. Age toning. First U.S. Edition. Dust jacket, with light shelfwear, protected in a mylar book cover. OVERSIZE! No priority/international, except by special arrangement. CONTENTS: Twentieth-century architecture; history, theory and criticism; History and psychiatry; Sant'Elia; The glass paradise; Mendelsohn; The last formgiver; The machine aesthetic; Stocktaking; A home is not a house; Towards a Pop architecture; Zoom wave hits architecture; Pub-shape and landlubber fashion; Encounter with Sunset Boulevard; Coventry Cathedral; The style for the job; National monument; Grass above, glass around; Pop culture; theory and design; The atavism of the short-distance mini-cyclist; A throw-away aesthetic; Who is this 'Pop'? ; Design by choice; The great Gizmo; (Thinks): think! ; Radio machismo; A grid on two farthings; The end of insolence; Night, Mrs. Jagbag; Horse of a different colour; I'd crawl a mile for. Playboy; Coffin-nails in handy packs; Triumph of software; Summa Galactica.
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