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Oscar Niemeyer (Library of Contemporary Architects) by Oscar Ribeiro de Almeida Niemeyer Soares Filho (1907-2012) - First - from The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB (SKU: M0274)

Oscar Niemeyer (Library of Contemporary Architects)

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Oscar Niemeyer (Library of Contemporary Architects)

by Oscar Ribeiro de Almeida Niemeyer Soares Filho (1907-2012)

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  • First
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ISBN 10
0671210513
ISBN 13
9780671210519
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136 pages with introduction and notes by Rupert Spade. Photographs by Yukio Futagawa. Quarto ((10 1/4" x 7 1/4") bound in original publisher's black cloth with silver lettering to spine and cover in original pictorial jacket. First American edition. Oscar Ribeiro de Almeida Niemeyer Soares Filho known as Oscar Niemeyer was a Brazilian architect considered to be one of the key figures in the development of modern architecture. Niemeyer was best known for his design of civic buildings for Brasília, a planned city that became Brazil's capital in 1960, as well as his collaboration with other architects on the headquarters of the United Nations in New York. His exploration of the aesthetic possibilities of reinforced concrete was highly influential in the late 20th and early 21st centuries. Condition: Previous owner's name to front end paper and hand notes to back end paper. Jacket lightly soiled else very good in a better than very good jacket.

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Bookseller
The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
M0274
Title
Oscar Niemeyer (Library of Contemporary Architects)
Author
Oscar Ribeiro de Almeida Niemeyer Soares Filho (1907-2012)
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Better than very good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0671210513
ISBN 13
9780671210519
Publisher
Simon and Schuster
Place of Publication
New York
This edition first published
1971
Keywords
Architecture
Bookseller catalogs
Miscelaneous;
Size
Quarto

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