Milan, Italy: Domus, 1948. First Edition. Paperback. Oblong octavo (8vo). Very good- condition / Good+ condition (DJ). Item #005730
144 pages of text, followed by [ii] pages of advertisement. Stiff paperback binding with minimal shelfwear. Unclipped dustjacket with minor soiling, with numerous small chips and tiny tears at extremities; protected in custom stiff archival mylar. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Designers include Alvar Aalto, Marcel Breuer, Donald Deskey, Charles Eames, Eileen Gray, Walter Gropius, Carl Koch, Le Corbusier, Andre Lurcat, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Richard Neutra, Eiliel Saarinen and dozens more. Furniture and furniture design are the focus of this publication, but interior design and architectural ideas are imparted as well. Text block is beginning to separate from binding, but remains attached and functional. Text is in Italian. First edition.