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Soltynski, Roman

Glimpses of Polish architecture. Translated by Peter Jordan. Foreword by W.G.Holford.

London, Standard Art Book Co Ltd nd (early 1940s).

Reference: 10181
Price: £9 [convert currency]

Full Description

4to. 56pp, many photo ills. Publisher’s printed wrappers. Jill Allibone’s copy, with acquisition date 9 Aug 1977.

In the early 1940s the University of Liverpool was giving a temporary home to a Polish School of Architecture, and the present publication was issued to draw attention to the merits of Polish architecture, old and new. The illustrations of buildings of the late 1930s in Warsaw show how local architects had adopted the style of the international modern movement.