SKU: 005655 Category:


Architecture: Mysticism and Myth
ISBN: 0851390641
Book #: 005655

Author: Lethaby, William Richard
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: The Architectural Press Ltd.
Place: London
Year: 1974
Edition: Reprint Edition

Book Cond.: Near Fine
Jacket Cond.: Very Good
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall. Text body is clean and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. A reprint of the 1892 Second Edition, red gilt stamped cloth over boards, xxiv + 280 pp., Bibliography of Lethaby’s sources, illustrated by the author. There is a 3/8″ slit in the cloth at head of spine along edge. In an illustrated dustjacket that is chipped a little at head of spine, along top and bottom edges and one corner. Lethaby was one of the leaders of the Arts and Crafts movement. “He was a passionate advocate of craftsmanship and individual expression.. . .The publication in 1891 of this book was a milestone in his intellectual development and one that has gained renewed significance today, for in it he established a connection between mysticism and transcendental experience and the design process.” Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 4 oz. Category: Art, Art Related; Architecture; ISBN: 0851390641. Inventory No: 005655.