1951 STEEN EILER RASMUSSEN **HAND SIGNED** TOWNS & BUILDINGS First American Edition
TOWNS AND BUILDINGS DESCRIBED in DRAWINGS and WORDS, by STEEN EILER RASMUSSEN. SIGNED by STEEN EILER RASMUSSEN in his florid calligraphy on the blank page facing the title page. Published by Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1951. First American Edition (first published in Denmark in Danish in 1949). Hardcovers, marbled paper covered boards and brown paper covered spine, 6x9.5 inches, 202 pages. Illustrated throughout with b&w drawings. GOOD Condition: Covers are worn through at the corner tips and show some rubbing, the spine has a 1/2 inch piece missing at the top of the spine, is chipped at the bottom of the spine, and is cracked but holding at the folds; internally, there is a previous owner's signature and the ghost of a small sticker on the front free endpaper, otherwise the inner pages are very nice, tight, bright, clean and unmarked. RARE SIGNED COPY of one of the seminal works of the Danish architect STEEN EILER RASMUSSEN.