| Architecture Studies Library
"These titles bring different creative perspectives to people involved in the arts. It allows us to get in touch with the humanity in every member of our community and find the courage to give them the best of us. "
Rilke, Rainer Maria; translation by M. D. Herter Norton Letters
to a young poet
New York : Norton, 1993, c1954 PT2635.I65
These letters are also available online at: http://www.sfgoth.com/~immanis/rilke/letter1.html
|Wilde, Oscar. The
picture of Dorian Gray New York : Modern Library, c1985 PR5819
.A1 1985 |
"I recommend the introduction and the first two chapters in particular because this is the part of the writing that deals with the place and the power of the arts in our society. "
Athens charter / Le Corbusier ; with an introduction by Jean Giraudoux
; translated from the French by Anthony Eardley ; with a new foreword by
Josep Lluis Sert. New York : Grossman Publishers, 1973 NA9010
.I53 1933zf |
"Another easy read for people concerned with urban quality of life and the modernist ideals."