Bound in original blue cloth, gilt in pictorial dust wrapper with some edge tears. Extremities a little worn but otherwise a very good copy. 1987 gift inscription on
half title and some pencil notes in text.
Concept Media: London: The Architectural Press.,
J. m. richards, ismail serageldin, darl rastorfer.
(mimar books) (architects in the third world).
Square 4to. 9.75 x 10.75 inches. 172 pp.
Illustrated throughout by colour and black and white photographs and plans (178 numbered as plates). Maps on verso of firs,t and recto of last, free endpapers.
A well illustrated survey of the work of Hassan Fathy (1900-89), noted Egyptian architect, who used appropriate and traditional technologies and layouts. It includes a chronology of works, 1937-84.
[Stock No. 24151]