Theory and Design in the First Machine Age. Reyner Banham.

Theory and Design in the First Machine Age

New York: Praeger Publishers, 1970.

Second Edition. Paperback. 8 1/2" X 5 1/2". 338pp. Mild shelf wear to covers, corners, and edges. Light creasing to spine. Top right corner of half title page has been cut out. Pages clean and unmarked. Binding is sound. Glossy photographs and diagrams throughout.

First published in 1960, Theory and Design in the First Machine Age has become required reading in numerous courses on the history of modern architecture and is widely regarded as one of the definitive books on the modern movement. It has influenced a generation of students and critics interested in the formation of attitudes, themes, and forms which were characteristic of artists and architects working primarily in Europe between 1900 and 1930 under the compulsion of new technological developments in the first machine age.(Publisher). Good *. Item #6330

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