1931. Item #A5263
Kongeter, Walter. Die Ostwest-Achse von Paris: Ihr Werden und ihre Schonheit. Stuttgart: W. Kohlhammer 1931. 115p, many line ills. and photos. Defective but usable paperbound. LACKS 3 plates: aerial photos of the Place de l'Etoile and Place de la Concorde, and an unidentified subject (possibly the Place de la Nation). Covers worn, soiled. In German. Presentation copy from the author, 1933. ** Doctor of Engineering thesis, on the development and aesthetics of the east-west axis of Paris, from the Place de l'Etoile to the Place de la Nation. Scarce; WorldCat cites a handful of copies, most in Germany. Priced with condition in mind.