An English translation by J. Duncan Berry of Giedion's 1928 "classic of modern architectural literature" that posited modernist architecture as an avant-garde pursuit that should break with the traditional values of the discipline. With a 78-page introduction by Sokratis Georgiadis. From the Getty Center's Texts and Documents series. Out of print. In a custom-made protective mylar jacket. Item #827.
Condition: Very Good+, slight reader's crease to spine.