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Phaidon design classics

Phaidon design classics

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Published by Phaidon in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Design, Industrial -- History -- 19th century,
  • Design, Industrial -- History -- 19th century -- Pictorial works,
  • Design, Industrial -- History -- 20th century,
  • Design, Industrial -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works,
  • Design, Industrial -- History -- 21st century,
  • Design, Industrial -- History -- 21st century -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    GenrePictorial works
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17196602M
    ISBN 100714843997

      Most are a simple port of the original paper book to ebook format. So when I discovered that Phaidon was releasing Phaidon Design Classics, I got just a wee bit excited. The digital ebook edition of Design Classics is a bit pricey, coming in at $ but I .   Here is another of Phaidon's astonishing blockbusters, the kind of book that makes one gasp and stretch one's eyes. This one is a directory of international 'design classics': almost a thousand pieces of industrial and domestic design, each with illustrations and a short text, spread over three volumes resembling a set of thick Yellow Pages.

    The digital ebook edition of Design Classics is a bit pricey, coming in at $ but I decided to bite the bullet and make the purchase. If you are familiar with the original books, Phaidon Design Classics is one of those amazing sets of books that are hard to forget once you have seen them in a bookstore. Especially if you are a designer. PHAIDON DESIGN CLASSICS tells the story of design’s evolution around the world from the late 's to the present, bringing together patents, prototypes, old advertisements, original drawings, images showing the process of manufacturing, as well as rare archival photographs. The anthology features an astonishing 4, images.

    The three-volume, inch thick Phaidon Design Classics books can double as an end table, but as reference material it isn’t the most convenient tome to page through. That’s why a slightly. 'an intriguing journey not only through the history of design, but also through a history of taste and culture.' Design Week, 'a mine of information about those little everyday things we never think about - impressive in its scale and ambition - as a reference book Phaidon Design Classics is invaluable and will not need replacing as nearly as soon as that 'timeless' iPod.'5/5(1).


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