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Oscar Niemeyer (Library of Contemporary Architects) Hardcover – January 1, 1971


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  • Hardcover: 136 pages
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster (January 1, 1971)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0671210513
  • ISBN-13: 978-0671210519
  • Product Dimensions: 10.1 x 7.9 x 0.6 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.5 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,693,105 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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ISBN: 0671210513 and ISBN: 0500580103 ONLY! This mostly black & white - and comprising almost exclusively of 103 illustrations - hardcover survey of 22 major works from 1937 to 1959 on only 136 pages was published in English in 1971 by Simon & Schuster in US (Thames & Hudson, London in Masters of Modern Architecture series) following the first edition in Japan in 1968 by Bijutsu Shuppan-sha, Tokyo. An introductory part on 10 pages by Rupert Spade is followed by 101 pages of illustrations - mainly photos mostly in B&W, as well as hard line plans and sections in B&W. Several pages at the end of book contain a biography, list of works, bibliography, etc. The photos by Yukio Futagawa are of excellent quality, well balanced, crisp and legible. Like all from the Library of Contemporary Architects/Masters of MODERN Architecture series, it is very good among architectural monographs, and superior to the Masters of WORLD Architecture series (ISBN: 08076*), or Studio Paperback series published by Birkhäuser Verlag under ISBN: 37643* (Basel)/08176* (Boston) or Artemis Verlag under ISBN: 37608* (Zürich)/18740* (London), or the quite mediocre ISBN: 3764369922 by Birkhäuser / Deutsches Architektur Museum.
CONTENTS:
Introduction 7
The Plates 21
Notes on the plates 123
Chronological list: projects and events 131
Select bibliography 133
Index 135
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