Garcia Espuche, Albert

Civitats : del globus al satel.lit. (Cities from balloon to satellit).

Barcelona, Centre de Cultura Contemporania de Barcelona (and Madrid, Electa) 1994.

Reference: 14750
Price: £40 [convert currency]

Full Description

4to. 2 vols. 247 + (1)pp, many photo ills (some colour). Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. An accompanying volume in the same format and similar wrappers contains an English-language translation of the text, 52pp. Gavin Stamp’s copies.

Comparative aerial panoramic views of the world’s cities, based on images and photographs dating from the 1840s onwards. The accompanying text in the volume itself is in Catalan, but the publishers helpfully issued a separate English-language version of the text in the same format