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The Man-Made Object

By Kepes, Gyorgy




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THE MAN-MADE OBJECT

KEPES, Gyorgy

Read, Herbert. KEPES, Gyorgy. THE MAN-MADE OBJECT. New York: George Braziller, (1966). (4to). Cloth, dust jacket. (vi), 230, (4) pages. First edition. A series of articles by Francoise Choay, Herbert Read, Marcel Breuer, and others, on the role of man-made objects in 20th-century society; illustrated. Minor chipping on dust jacket, else very good.

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The Man-Made Object (Vision + Value Series)

Kepes, Gyorgy (editor)

New York: George Braziller, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Over 150 b/w Illustrations (chiefly photographs). 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. Slight rubbing and browning to jacket (chiefly at edges); slight internal browning to edges and endpapers. [6], 230, [4] pages. " ... presents a general evaluation ... as an important environmental factor in the shaping of our twentieth-century mores, feelings and values" (jacket front flyleaf); particularly notable for the editor's own photo essay, and Marshall McLuhan's "The Emperor's Old Clothes". Essays by Christopher Alexander and 14 others; biographical notes and bibliographical references. Not located in Arntzen & Rainwater.

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THE MAN-MADE OBJECT

Kepes, Gyorgy [ ed]

New York: George Braziller, Inc., 1966. [6],230,[4]pp. Quarto. Pale oatmeal cloth, titles stamped in black. Numerous black & white photographs and other reproductions. Edges slightly age- darkened, else very good in a lightly worn, pictorial dust jacket with some small spots and tanning to spine panel and small internally mended tear. First edition. One of six titles published in the "Vision + Value" series. Contains contributions, mainly in the form of essays, from fifteen scientists, scholars, artists, and educators of the time.

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The Man-Made Object

Kepes, Gyorgy, 1906-2002, ed.

Braziller, NY [1966]. Hard Cover. 230 p., illus.; 28.5 cm. Vision + Value series. Contents include: Gillo Dorfles, "The Man-Made Object"; Herbert Read, "The Origins of Form in Art1"; Joan M. Erikson, "Eye to Eye"; Kazuhiko Egawa, "The Fundamental Elements of Japanese Object-Making"; Marshall McLuhan, "The Emperor's Old Clothes"; Leonardo Ricci, "Form, the Tangible Expression of a Reality"; Marcel Breuer, "Genesis of Design"; Theodore M. Brown, "Rietveld and the Man-Made Object"; Jean Hélion, "Objects for a Painter"; Henry S. Stone, Jr., "Youths and Motorcycles"; Dore Ashton, "From Achilles' Shield to Junk1; Françoise Choay, "The Object and Realism' in Contemporary Art." Stock# 38,964. Vg/ dj vg. History, perception.

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Man-made Object

Kepes, Gyorgy

George Braziller, 1966. Part of the Vision + Value series; Collection of essays and illustrations; 230 pp.; Author bios and table of contents. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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The Man-Made Object

Kepes, Gyorgy (Editor)

NY: Braziller, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. beige cloth. Very good in good dust wrapper.. 230 pp. Black and white illustrations. A discussion of man-made objects as an important environmental factor in shaping our twentieth-century values. Biographical Notes on the Authors.

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THE MAN-MADE OBJECT

Kepes, Gyorgy (ed.)

Other: Other. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition, NY, Braziller (1966). 230 pages, Very good copy in good dust jacket. .

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The Man-Made Object

Kepes, Gyorgy (editor)

New York: George Braziller. 1966. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket. 4to. First edition. Book is in near fine condition; two corners are lightly bumped. Jacket is in VG- condition; with one 1" tear to top edge, and several smaller tears. Spine is sunned and soiled. There are a few faint scuff marks to covers. Not price-clipped. In protective mylar. 230 pp. .

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The man-made object

Kepes, Gyorgy

G. Braziller. Used - Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase also supports literacy charities.

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The Man-Made Object (Vision + Value series)

Gyorgy Kepes

George Braziller, January 1966. Hardcover . Used - Acceptable/No Jacket. First Printing. Light shelfwear to cover. P.O. Name inside front cover.Minor bumps to corners. Minor marking. Domestic orders shipped with USPS tracking numbers.

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The man-made object

Kepes, Gyorgy

G. Braziller. Used - Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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The Man-Made Object (Vision + Value series)

Kepes, Gyorgy (Editor)

New York: George Braziller, 1966. Hardcover. VG/VG- dustjacket is sl8ightly tattered. Oatmeal cloth with printed title, greenish and white printed dustjacket. 230 pp., profusely illustrated in bw. Contents as follows: The man-made object: object forms and functions, contrasts and analogies / Gillo Dorfles -- The origins of form in art / Herbert Read -- Eye to eye / Joan M. Erikson -- The fundamental elements of Japanese object-making / Kazuhiko Egawa -- The meeting: man and man-made object / Michael J. Blee -- The emperor's old clothes / Marshall McLuhan -- From a set of forces to a form / Christopher Alexander -- Form, the tangible expression of a reality / Leonardo Ricci -- Genesis of design / Marcel Breuer -- Rietveld and the man-made object: object design, significant examples / Theodore M. Brown -- Objects for a painter / Jean Hélion -- Youths and motorcycles / Henry S. Stone, Jr. -- The object as self-image / Frederick S. Wight -- From Achilles' shield to junk / Dore Ashton -- The object and "realism" in contemporary art / Françoise Choay.

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The Man-Made Object (Vision + Value series)

Gyorgy Kepes

George Braziller, 1966. Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

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