BOOK: ALVAR AALTO, 1963 FIRST EDITION

(AALTO, Alvar) FLEIG, Karl. French translation: H. R. Von der Mühll. English translation: William B. Gleckman. Publisher: Scarsdale, NY: Wittenborn & Company, 1963. First edition, first impression of a collection of work by the Swedish architect who was a founder of the modernist movement. This edition is rare in the dust jacket. Oblong quarto. Original black and white cloth, titles to spine and upper board in grey. With the dust jacket. Black and white illustrations throughout. Very slight toning to top edges of contents, an excellent copy in the lightly rubbed jacket with a few short closed tears and tanned spine panel.

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Scott M B Gustafson
Posted on 1st April, 2011

Alvar Aalto was a Finish architect, not Swedish. More information about his life and work can be found at the Alvar Aalto Foundation website. http://www.alvaraalto.fi/

Thomas Troelsen
Posted on 6th April, 2011

I know sorry:-) I just took the text from the seller website. I love Alvar’s work!

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