Lived-In architecture - Le Corbusier's Pessac Revisited

By: Boudon, Philippe

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First English edition. Black hardcover with title in white on spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers.Binding sound. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear. Price-clipped. 200pp. 70 b/w illustrations. This book describes the Quartiers Modernes Fruges built by Le Corbusier at Pessac c.1926, and how the houses have been altered by the occupants over the forty years since (the text was originally published in France in 1969). It is a fascinating socio-architectural study which casts light on the important relationship between an architect's intentions and the occupants' needs and reactions.

Title: Lived-In architecture - Le Corbusier's Pessac Revisited

Author Name: Boudon, Philippe

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

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: London, Lund Humphries: 1972

ISBN Number: 085331313x

ISBN Number 13: 9780853313137

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 005412

Keywords: le corbusier, pessac,