Modern Fountains

By: Hoffmann, Gretl

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First English translation (originally published in Germany in 1980). Blue hardcover with titles in white on front cover and spine. Condition: Very good, with light creasing to title page. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear. 192pp. Profusely illustrated with b/w photographs. An international review of over 190 examples of contemporary (1980) fountain design, ranging from the gigantic feature used to give identity to a shopping centre or urban square, to the delicate water sculpture creating a focal point in a private garden. A technical introduction also outlines the major problems encountered by the fountain designer, including choice of materials and construction method, design of the water circulation system and of the corresponding mechanical and electrical services. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: Modern Fountains

Author Name: Hoffmann, Gretl

Categories: Architecture (19th and 20th Century),

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: London, George Godwin |: 1981

ISBN Number: 0711456054

ISBN Number 13: 9780711456051

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 003310

Keywords: fountain design,