The Language of Post-Modern Architecture.
Item Number: 1365
New York: Rizzoli.
Later Enlarged edition. Folio, original illustrated wrappers. Signed by Charles Jencks on the title page. In very good condition.
Other Books by this Author
New York: Rizzoli, 1991.
Sixth edition of this seminal work in the field of architecture. Folio, original blue cloth. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Signed by the author on the title page. Wonderfully illustrated throughout.
"For thousands of years, human beings have communicated with one another in the language of dress": First Edition of The Language Of Clothes; Signed by Alison Lurie
New York: Random House, 1981.
First edition of Lurie’s classic work about the clothes we wear and what they say about us. Quarto, original cloth. Illustrated by Doris Palca. Signed by the author on the half-title page with the added words, “For thousands of years, human beings have communicated with one another in the language of dress. Alison Lurie.” Fine in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket. Jacket design by Ray Cruz. A unique example.
“A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality": Grapefruit; Signed by Yoko Ono and John Lennon
London: Sphere Books, 1971.
First Sphere books edition of this early example of conceptual art. 12mo, original illustrated wrappers, as issued. Signed by both John Lennon and Yoko Ono on the front free endpaper. In near fine condition with some light rubbing and a crease to the rear panel. The Sphere edition integrates the subject matter of Ono’s 1966 short film Bottoms. Rare and desirable signed by both Ono and Lennon.
Manuscript leaf from the book of Jeremiah, approximately 50 lines, in two columns with initial letters and decorative penwork in red and blue. Circa 14th century. The leaf measures 5.25 inches by 3.5 inches. Matted and framed. The entire piece measures 16 inches by 14 inches.
"Architecture is the learned game, correct and magnificent, of forms assembled in the light": First Edition of Le Corbusier's New World of Space
New York: Reynal and Hitchcock, 1948.
First edition. Quarto, original cloth, illustrated throughout. Foreword by F.S. Wright. Name to the endpapers, near fine in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket.