Architecture, October 1921 [special issue on Yale Harkness quadrangle]
Rogers, James Gamble

Rogers, James Gamble, et al. Architecture, October 1921 [special issue on the Harkness Memorial Quadrangle], Yale University]. NY: Scribner. Pp. 287-324 + 68p of ads; many large high-quality photos and line ills., 2 in color. Good paperbound (covers torn, loosening); internally very good and complete. ** Articles on the Quadrangle's plan (by Rogers), tower, mechanical equipment, structural features, sculpture, and construction. The other authors are George Nichols, Cornelius J. Davis, and Adolph F. Bernhard. Also with a few unrelated articles, including "Architectural Design by the Use of a Module" by Ernest Flagg. Wonderful documentation of this now iconic Gothic Revival quadrangle, when it was brand new. (Item ID: 1005894)


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