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Designing for Industry: The Architecture of Albert Kahn

By: Hildebrand, Grant

Price: $70.00

Publisher: The MIT Press: 1980

Seller ID: 29909

ISBN: 0262580403


Very Good+; Softcover; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 232 pp. in pictorial wraps. 99 black & white photographs. Bright, clean cover; firmly bound. Light rubbing on edges of spine. Paper cover has minor wrinkling at head of spine (possibly from binding procss) ; NOT reading creases. Pages crisp, clean, unmarked. Albert Kahn, a childhood immigrant to Detroit Michigan, first learned the science and craft of architecture in the firm of Mason & Rice, and later an intensive study trip to Europe. He oepened his own firm in 1895 with three younger brothers; their first industrial commission was in ... View more info