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Horizons by Norman Bel Geddes - First Edition - 1932 - from Appledore Books, ABAA and Biblio.co.uk

Horizons

by Norman Bel Geddes

Condition: Very Good +/Very Good


Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1932. Cloth. Very Good +/Very Good. A handsome copy of the 1932 1st edition of this highspot in early 20th century design. Tight and VG+ (light offsetting to the inner hinges) in a bright, price-intact, VG- dustjacket, with clear tape tastefully re-inforcing several closed tears along the rear panel -- and at the foot of the spine. Very light chipping and creasing as well along the panel edges. Still though, presentable and attractive. Quarto, crisp black-and-white illustrations thruout. (From the dustjacket's front cover: "A GLIMPSE into the NOT FAR-DISTANT FUTURE, a future that will see many if not all of our present notions of form cast into the discard -- when, through the influence of new design, most of the features of our everyday life will take on new aspects for the greater economy, efficiency, comfort and happiness of our lives.").



  • Bookseller: Appledore Books, ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 13768
  • Title: Horizons
  • Author: Norman Bel Geddes
  • Format/binding: Cloth
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good +
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
  • Place: Boston
  • Date published: 1932
  • Keywords: rare design books, rare Norman Bel Geddes
  • Bookseller catalogs: Design;


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