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Title: Theory and Design in the Second Machine Age
ISBN: 0631158286
Book #: 005855

Author: Pawley, Martin
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Basil Blackwell
Place: Cambridge, Mass. and Oxford
Year: 1990
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Near Fine
Jacket Cond.: Near Fine
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Small 4to
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: Small 4to. Text body is clean and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Black cloth over boards, xii + 189 pages, Index, Bibliography, illustrated in b & w. “This book is a sequel to Reyner Banham’s “Theory and Design in the First Machine Age,” . . . the first objective analysis of the consequences upon architectural thought of the anti-modern reaction; the first analysis of the real impact of electronic information technology on architecture and urban planning; and the first exploration of the possibility of an architectural evolution towards a new ‘Gothic solution’ in the 21st century.” In a color illustrated dust jacket that is bumped lightly at head of spine, some light scuffing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 8 oz. Category: Science & Technology; Books; Architecture. ISBN: 0631158286. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 005855.