Plans, drawings, models, and photographs for five of Ames's residential projects, warmly inscribed to a fellow architect.
"That the Modern tradition in the modern city has absorbed the corporeal presence of the Pre-Modern tradition into an ever widening black hole, is a dilemma we are now forced to confront."
First edition. (Princeton, NJ): Princeton Architectural Press, (1987). 10'' x 10''. Original glossy wrappers. 133,  pages. 176 illustrations (several fold-out) including 56 color plates. One of 2000 paperbound copies from an edition of 3000. Ownership stamp to half-title page. Inscribed by Ames on title page:"February 2008 / For / Andre / Thank you for your / Interest + support / Best regards / Tony." Minor edgewear and very faint soil. Else bright and sound.
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