Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, 1986. First English Edition. Quarto, 262 pages; VG/VG; spine white and pastel pictorial with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut; mild shelfwear to jacket, primarily to corners, head of spine; gift inscription to ffep; shelved front table.
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Carlo Scarpa (1906-1978) was an Italian architect, influenced by the materials, landscape, and the history of Venetian culture, and Japan. Scarpa translated his interests in history, regionalism, invention, and the techniques of the artist and craftsman into ingenious glass and furniture design. [wikipedia]