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Product Description: Described by the architectural critic Sigfried Giedion as the "Magus of the North," Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) is the best-known Finnish architect of his generation and a leading proponent of a more human modernism. His buildings such as the Paimio Sanatorium (1933), the legendary Villa Mairea (1939) and the church of the Three Crosses in Vuoksenniska (1958), embody a masterful interplay of organic volumes, forms and materials...read more
By Alvar Aalto (contributor), Jochen Eisenbrand and Mateo Kries (editor)
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9783931936938 | Vitra Design Stiftung, November 30, 2014, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Described by the architectural critic Sigfried Giedion as the "Magus of the North," Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) is the best-known Finnish architect of his generation and a leading proponent of a more human modernism.

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Product Description: Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) is the most prestigious Finnish architect of the last century, and the father of Nordic Modernism. He once said, "God created paper for the purpose of drawing architecture on it. Everything else is at least for me an abuse of paper...read more
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9788434311435 | Poligrafa Ediciones Sa, November 1, 2007, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) is the most prestigious Finnish architect of the last century, and the father of Nordic Modernism.

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Alphabetically-arranged entries provide information on the life of notable artists, characteristics of their works, significance of their work, career milestones, and locations where their work is displayed.
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9780816058037 | Facts on File, August 1, 2005, cover price $260.00 | About this edition: Alphabetically-arranged entries provide information on the life of notable artists, characteristics of their works, significance of their work, career milestones, and locations where their work is displayed.

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Product Description: The book presents ten apartment blocks and two student dormitories built by Aalto from the 1920s to the 1960s in Finland, Sweden, Germany, Switzerland, and the USA. Among them are Baker House and the Institute of Technology, both in Massachusetts...read more
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9789516827325 | Rakennustieto Oy, December 1, 2004, cover price $74.00 | About this edition: The book presents ten apartment blocks and two student dormitories built by Aalto from the 1920s to the 1960s in Finland, Sweden, Germany, Switzerland, and the USA.

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Product Description: Jyvaeskylae, 1898 - Helsinki, 1976. His first works as an architect were marked in the Modernist movement, then in the late thirties, with Villa Mairea (1983) he began creating organic works with combined materials that fragmented or curved...read more
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9783823855835 | Te Neues Pub Group, August 1, 2002, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Jyvaeskylae, 1898 - Helsinki, 1976.

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Product Description: Of the indisputably great figures in 20th-century architecture, Alvar Aalto is in many ways the most humane, the least rigid, the most relevant to our contemporary sensibility and the emerging future. This sumptuous book offers a thorough study of an innovative and prolific master, whom Frank Lloyd Wright termed a genius...read more
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9780810961838 | Museum of Modern Art, March 1, 1998, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Of the indisputably great figures in 20th-century architecture, Alvar Aalto (1898-1976)is in many ways the most humane, the least rigid, the most relevant to our contemporary sensibility and the emerging future.
9780870701078 | Museum of Modern Art, March 1, 1998, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Of the indisputably great figures in 20th-century architecture, Alvar Aalto is in many ways the most humane, the least rigid, the most relevant to our contemporary sensibility and the emerging future.

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9780870701085 | Museum of Modern Art, June 1, 2002, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Of the indisputably great figures in 20th-century architecture, Alvar Aalto is in many ways the most humane, the least rigid, the most relevant to our contemporary sensibility and the emerging future.

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Product Description: Includes Jamsa Church, Finland, Tallinn Art Museum, Estonia, Villa Sambonet, Italy, Shiraz Art Museum, Iran and other unfinished projects by the Finnish master.
By Alvar Aalto, Aila Kolehmainen (editor) and Esa Laaksonen (editor)
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9789525371062 | Bilingual edition (Ram Pubns & Dist, January 1, 2002), cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Includes Jamsa Church, Finland, Tallinn Art Museum, Estonia, Villa Sambonet, Italy, Shiraz Art Museum, Iran and other unfinished projects by the Finnish master.

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9788472235816 | Tusquets Editor, January 1, 2002, cover price $5.95

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Product Description: A superbly executed special edition in two volumes, published and sold separately, Visions of the Real surpasses similar histories recently published. It exposes the complex social, technical and artistic problems of house design in the 20th Century - from drawings, to built reality, realized inhabitation, and evolution over time...read more
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9784900211520 | A & U, September 1, 2000, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: A superbly executed special edition in two volumes, published and sold separately, Visions of the Real surpasses similar histories recently published.

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Product Description: In the opinion of such diverse designers as Robert Venturi, James Stirling, Frank O.Gehry and Hans Hollein, Alvar Aalto was the greatest architect of the century. This book, published on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of his birth architectural historians from Finland, Sweden, England , Germany and Switzerland focus on Aalto's work...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
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9783791320496 | Prestel Pub, June 1, 1999, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In the opinion of such diverse designers as Robert Venturi, James Stirling, Frank O.

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Product Description: One of the masters of modern architecture, Finland's Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) was a prolific and influential architect and a gifted designer. His unique contribution to modernism embraced context and the natural environment. Drawing on sources as diverse as the Finnish landscape, the Bauhaus, and Classicism, Aalto forged an organic design vocabulary that juxtaposed concrete and wood, copper and brick, volume and form in an original synthesis...read more
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9780789301314 | Revised edition (Universe Pub, May 1, 1998), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: One of the masters of modern architecture, Finland's Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) was a prolific and influential architect and a gifted designer.

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Product Description: Schildt presents 77 of the eminent Finnish a rchitect''s previously unpublished lectures, speeches, articl es and other writings, together with 89 explanatory notes, w hich reveal important aspects of Aalto''s outlook and career. ' (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Alvar Aalto (editor) and Goran Schildt
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9780847820801 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, February 1, 1998, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Schildt presents 77 of the eminent Finnish a rchitect''s previously unpublished lectures, speeches, articl es and other writings, together with 89 explanatory notes, w hich reveal important aspects of Aalto''s outlook and career.

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Product Description: Internationally renowned as one of the major achievements of modern architecture, the work of Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) was deeply rooted in the culture and the landscape of his native Finland. A Grand Duchy of Russia until the revolution of 1917, the newly independent state promoted architecture as a means of establishing its identity as a social democracy, and in Aalto found an architect with the ambition and talents to meet the challenge...read more
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9780714831596 | Phaidon Inc Ltd, April 1, 1995, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Internationally renowned as one of the major achievements of modern architecture, the work of Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) was deeply rooted in the culture and the landscape of his native Finland.

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Product Description: First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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9780815305996 | Routledge, April 1, 1994, cover price $290.00 | About this edition: First published in 1994.

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Product Description: First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
By Alvar Aalto, Alvar Aallon Arkisto (corporate author), Alvar Aalto-Museo (corporate author), Goran Schildt and Suomen Rakennustaiteen Museo (corporate author)
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9780815305989 | Routledge, April 1, 1994, cover price $290.00 | About this edition: First published in 1994.

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Product Description: First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
By Alvar Aalto, Alvar Aallon Arkisto (corporate author), Alvar Aalto-Museo (corporate author), Goran Schildt and Suomen Rakennustaiteen Museo (corporate author)
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9780815306009 | Routledge, April 1, 1994, cover price $290.00 | About this edition: First published in 1994.

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Product Description: First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
By Alvar Aalto, Alvar Aallon Arkisto (corporate author), Alvar Aalto-Museo (corporate author), Goran Schildt and Suomen Rakennustaiteen Museo (corporate author)
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9780815305910 | Routledge, March 1, 1994, cover price $300.00 | About this edition: First published in 1994.

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Product Description: First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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9780815305903 | Routledge, March 1, 1994, cover price $290.00 | About this edition: First published in 1994.

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Product Description: First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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9780815305927 | Routledge, March 1, 1994, cover price $290.00 | About this edition: First published in 1994.

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Product Description: First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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9780815305958 | Routledge, February 1, 1994, cover price $290.00 | About this edition: First published in 1994.

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Product Description: First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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9780815305972 | Routledge, February 1, 1994, cover price $290.00 | About this edition: First published in 1994.

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Product Description: First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
By Alvar Aalto, Alvar Aallon Arkisto (corporate author), Alvar Aalto-Museo (corporate author) and Suomen Rakennustaiteen Museo (corporate author)
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9780815305941 | Routledge, January 1, 1994, cover price $290.00 | About this edition: First published in 1994.

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Product Description: First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
By Alvar Aalto, Alvar Aallon Arkisto (corporate author), Alvar Aalto-Museo (corporate author) and Suomen Rakennustaiteen Museo (corporate author)
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9780815305965 | Routledge, January 1, 1994, cover price $300.00 | About this edition: First published in 1994.

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Product Description: First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
By Alvar Aalto, Alvar Aallon Arkisto (corporate author), Alvar Aalto-Museo (corporate author), Goran Schildt and Suomen Rakennustaiteen Museo (corporate author)
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9780815305934 | Routledge, January 1, 1994, cover price $290.00 | About this edition: First published in 1994.

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By Alvar Aalto (editor)
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9780875905778 | Amer Geophysical Union, June 1, 1989, cover price $21.00

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