Venturi Scott Brown & Associates: On Houses and Housing.
Venturi, Robert; Brown, Denise Scott; James Steele.$150.00
Item Number: 2243
London: Academy Editions, 1992.
First edition. Quarto, original black cloth. Near fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by both Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown. Illustrated throughout.
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New York: Monacelli Press, 1994.
First edition of the re-issue of the architect’s magnum opus. Octavo, original wrappers as issued. Signed by Rem Koolhaas on the title page. In very good condition.
Original print of the cover art of the Gunter Grass’ most famous work Die Blechtrommel. Signed by Gunter Grass on the bottom right hand side. Framed and matted. Measures 24″ x 30″. In fine condition.
Philippines: Studio Designs, 1995.
First edition. Quarto, original boards. Inscribed by Philippines President Fidel V. Ramos (while in office) to the great American elder statesman of world affairs Henry Kissinger, “To Dr. Henry Kissinger with best wishes. Mabuhay! Fidel Ramos 8 Jan 96.” Ramos was the 12th President of the Philippines, serving 1992-1998 after succeeding Corazon Aquino (who endorsed Ramos.) Includes a short introductory essay by Ramos. A nice association.
Australia: Horwitz Book Group, 1979.
First edition. Quarto, original wrappers as issued. Inscribed by Harry Seidler to Cold War to Henry Kissinger The inscription is on the half-title page and reads “To Dr. and Mrs. Henry Kissinger with Best Wishes, Harry Seidler, Sydney 29 Oct. ’81.” This volume is an illustrated study of one of Seidler’s most prominent building’s outside of Australia, the Australian Embassy located near the Eiffel Tower in Paris. In near fine condition.