Platz, Gustav Adolf.
Die Baukunst der neuesten Zeit. Second edition.
Berlin, Propyläen Verlag 1930.
635 pp., pp 203-592 photo illustrations and a few plans, and 28 plates of which 8 tipped in color plates.
27 x 19 cm. Original calf backed boards with original dust jacked.
27 x 19 cm. Original calf backed boards.
Second edition (first published 1927), This edition includes a section on modern architecture outside Germany which is not found in the first edition. Indispensable standard work on the development of modern architecture 1900-1930 in Europe and America. With architect's biographies and list of their main works, bibliography, and extensive index. Lit. Roland Jaeger, Gustav Adolf Platz und sein Beitrag zur Architekturhistoriographie der Moderne, Berlin 2000.
Very fine copy.