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Design Awareness, 1972


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Vintage; 1970s
Very Good; minor wear to cover edges
9.25" L x 6" W x 0.4" H

Why We Love This

Design Awareness by Robert Sommer. San Francisco: Rinehart Press, 1972. Hardcover, no dust jacket. 142 pp. With black-and-white photographs. Surveys the role of the public in choosing designs and personalizing them (circa early 1970s). Chapters on People's Art, Environmental Workshops and Space-Time. Evaluates popular designs, including the Volkswagen Model. Author was Chairman of Department of Psychology at UC Davis. Clean. Unread condition.
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About MCME

For more than 20 years, MCME’s The Sophisticated Reader partners have collected and sold books on art, design and popular culture in antique stores, vintage markets and at rare book auctions. MCME specializes in sought-after antique and vintage hardcovers, paperbacks and magazines. We also curate private library installations. Experienced as interior designers and writers, we have been widely published in the entertainment and news media, and have appeared on Bravo's "Million Dollar Decorator."