Shiro Kuramata, Tadao Ando, Issey Miyake et al
Edition : First / Tokyo / Store Building Company / 1974-1976 / Hardcover. / VG+ / VG+
10 volumes. 4to, Unpaginated (ca 200pp each). Black boards in dustwrap with Slipcase. Volume 10 missing slipcase. Numerous Black & White plates. Text in English and Japanese. Some foxing.
Exhaustive overview with this brilliant building design series, each volume focusses on a different aspect of the built and retail environment, Coffee Shops, Exterior Facades, Restaurants, Clubs and Bars, Traditional Japanese Restaurants, Clothing Stores, Drive in Restaurants, Snack bars and Cafes, Jewellery Stores and Beauty Salons. Extremely thorough and specific- essentially a very good sourcebook.