MANUEL RIBAS AND PIERA FUNDS

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The collection of Manuel Ribas i Piera consists of 750 titles, mostly architecture, published between the XNUMXth and XNUMXth centuries.

These include the older background about 150 books, with different editions of the classic treatises of architecture of Vitruvi, Serlio, Alberti, Palladio and Vignola of the sixteenth, seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.

Also noteworthy is the German book series published in the 1920's and 1930's, which includes the first editions of the books by Hermann Muthesius Die Schöne Wohnung from 1922 and 1926 i Landhaus und Garten (1925), that of Die Neue Baukunst: in Europe und Amerika by Bruno Taut (1929).

For the consultation, request them in the Panel on the -1 floor of the Library.


Last update: 18 / 02 / 2020