hi+lomodern book catalogs


R2900 Ambasz, Emilio (ed) and Deyan Sudjic International Design Yearbook 2 1986/87 Thames & Hudson London: 1986. 236 pp. 4to, HB, dj. NF/F. First edition. biographies, suppliers, bibliography. 520 illustrations, 380 in color. post-modern design in full swing, with examples of furniture, lighting, tableware, textiles, etc. essays by Ambasz, Peter Popham (Japanese Design), and Deyan Sudjic, series editor. $50.00
R5513 Associazione per il Disegno Industriale xv premio compasso díoro silvia Milano: 1989. sq 8vo PB 158 pp. NF/none. illustrated by b/w photos of prizewinning designs. English/Italian $25.00
R11570 Buddensieg, Tilmann and Henning Rogge Industriekultur: Peter Behrens and the AEG, 1907-1914 MIT Press Cambridge: 1984 PB oblong 4to 536 pp VG+ (corners rubbed, crease at front corner). illustrated ISBN: 0262521172 $35.00
R6087 CAPLAN, RALPH DESIGN IN AMERICA; selected work by members of the Industrial Designers Society of America. McGraw-Hill NY: 1969. Hardcover, 4to, dustjacket. 185 pages. near fine copy in VG+ edgeworn dustjacket. many black and white photos of consumer and industrial products and packaging by corporate design staffs and by the offices of Charles Eames, Henry Dreyfuss, Michael Lax, Walter Dorwin Teague,Raymond Loewy, Donald Deskey, George Nelson, Buckminster Fuller, Paul Rand, Lester Beall, Will Burtin, Saul Bass, Walter Landor et al. $55.00
R7282 Clarke, Alison J. Tupperware: The Promise of Plastic in 1950's America Smithsonian Washington: 1999. hardcover octavo cloth dustjacket Fine in fine dj. first printing.b/w ills. 241 pp. ISBN:1560988274 $12.50
R5176 Holme, C.G. Decorative Art 1939 The Studio year book Studio London: [1939] 144 pp + ads. 4to HB covers show some soiling, prev. water damage at top, top of pages were stuck together (at very top). Still invaluable reference copy with many b/w photos of modernist and art deco architecture, interiors, housewares, fabrics, glass, product design. Architects and designers represented include Neutra, Deskey, Parzinger, Susie Cooper,Lurelle Guild, Wilhelm Kage, Jean Royere,Vicke Lindstrand, Christoffle, Russel Wright, Paul Frankl Chase et al. $150.00
R3589 Kogoj, Oskar Nature Design Interbooks Padova: c1986. Square 4to. unpaged. (about 150 pp). F/VG (lavishly illustrated book explores work and ideas of leading Slovenian industrial designer, Oskar Kogoj (1942-), whose use of biomorphic forms derive from study of nature. with 313 small color photos and 27 large plates of the designerís work. introductory essays in English, Slovenian, Italian and Japanese. biography, chronology, bibliography. book is dedicated to the late Tapio Wirkkala, the Finnish designer. $225.00
R1711 Lindh, Bj¯rn-Eric Volvo: the cars from the 20s to the 80s Forlagshuset Norden AB Stockholm: 1986 HB, 4to, dj.236 pp. 2nd English edition (revised and enlarged). Near Fine in Near Fine dj. Profusely illustrated with many b&w; and color photos. $35.00
R411 Lynch, Vincent and Henkin, Bill Jukebox : The Golden Age. Lancaster-Miller Berkeley:(c) 1981, 110 pp.7 1/2 x 8 1/2 inch format, HB, white boards, illustrated dustjacket. F/NF Illustrated with color plates of classic jukeboxes from the golden age. These were significant examples of American 20th century design as well as inspiring feats of engineering. photos by Kazuhiro Tsurita $10.00
R5093 McCarty, Cara mario bellini, designer Museum of Modern Art NY: 1987 fine in wraps, many ills, some color 79 pp. $33.50
R3769 McDonald How to Use color Follett Chicago: 1940. 166 pages. Folio, decorated cloth Hardcover. first edition. VG. includes set of working rotating calipers and color chart, illustrations. rubbing and edgewear to covers, vertical creasing along center of spine. clean internally. $100.00
R11685 Museum of Modern Art Department of industrial art What is Modern Industrial Design? Museum of Modern Art Department of industrial art Bulletin XIV no. 1; Fall, 1946 museum of modern art NY: 1946 15 pp. 8vo stapled pb basically introduces the department and its activities, illustrated with examples of design by Charles Eames, Eva Zeisel, Florence Forst, Edward Wormley. VG soiled covers. $125.00
R5730 Pulos, Arthur AMERICAN DESIGN ADVENTURE 1940-1975 mit press Cambridge: 1988. 446 pages. 4to hb dj. hardcover/dustjacket first edition. history of midcentury modern industrial design many b/w illustrations. fine ISBN: 0262161060 $40.00
  Rafferty Complete Harley-Davidson; a model-by-model history Motorbooks International 1997 Folio Hardcover dj. F/NF (dj rubbed, no chips or tears) 480 pages. ISBN: 0760303266 many color photos $14.50
R2319 Richards, Charles Art in Industry Macmillan NY: 1922. 8vo, hb, dj. NF/NF (spine was printed blank and title was handlettered on it). no ills (these were added in later ed). study of production methods and vocational needs. ìthe Report of an Industrial Art Survey Conducted Under the Auspices of The National Society for Vocational Education and the Department of Education of the State of New Yorkî $40.00
R7758 Saab Made in Trollhattan [Saab] Saab Automobile A.B. Stockholm: 2001 oblong 8vo hardcover in glassine dustwrapper. unpaged (about 60 pp). Fine/near fine clean unmarked copy in sl. rubbed dw.. many color and b/w ills. ISBN:916310704X $15.00
R219 Standard Gage Company Standard Gages 10 Standard Gage Co Poughkeepsie: cat. #10. ., c1943. 163 pp. index. Embossed silver boards , no dj.Fully illustrated HB catalog has typed errata stapled on page 103, gives specifications and conversion information for all types of gages, comparators, dial indicators, etc. Condition is VG, with rubbing to spine ends and one 1/4 pg illustration cut out, one page loose. $40.00
R2512 Stern, Robert M. International Design Yearbook 1985/86 Abbeville NY: 1985. 239 pp. 4to HB dj. first edition. NF/NF illustrated by many photos, including many in color. biographies, bibliography. covers post-modern decorative arts, furniture, product and industrial design; included are many internationally known designers $50.00
R5221 Yelavich, Susan Design for life Smithsonian Cooper Hewitt Museum NY: 1997 192 pp. HB 4to dj F/F clean unmarked copy, not remaindered, many b/w and color ills. colorful history of design of everyday objects. book was written to accompany Cooper-Hewitt exhibition, drawing on the museumís own design collection. $24.00
R7639 Zim, Larry, Mel Lerner, and Herbert Rolfes World of tomorrow: the 1939 New York World's Fair Harper & Row NY: 1988. 240 pp. 4to hb dj NF/NF inscr.on ffep, else clean unmarked copy, cors. sl. bumped; dj price-clipped, sl. rubbed corners, nearly 500 color and b/w ills. important history and photo documentary of the futuristic NY Worldís fair. ISBN: 0060159235 $135.00
R4682   Finishes For Alcoa Aluminum Alcoa Pittsburgh, PA Alcoa 1948. 8vo cardboard covers,spiral binding. many ills, some color $15.00
R4683   Alcoa Aluminum and Its Alloys Aluminum Company of America Pittsburgh 1947 8vo spiral bound softcover, 154 pp. b&w; ills. $12.50