Who Was Corbusier?

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An out of print English first edition of "Who Was Corbusier?" by Maurice Besset.
A lavishly compiled biography of Corbusier with extensive photography and illustrations. Printed in Geneva, Switzerland, 1968. Hardcover with dust jacket.
Details
Of the Period
Mid-Century Modern
Place of Origin
Switzerland
Date of Manufacture
1960
Period
1960-1969
Materials and Techniques
Paper
Condition
Excellent. Minimal wear to spine..
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
9 in. H x 6.75 in. W x 1.1 in. D
23 cm H x 17 cm W x 3 cm D
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU78878170013
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