Mamounia, Marrakech, Maroc.
Paris: Atelier 74, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. The author, Andre Paccard also did Traditional Islamic Craft in Moroccan Architecture (Editions Atelier, France, 2 vols). This rather expensive coffee-table tome was written by the architect much favored by King Hassan. The text is arguably dry but it is wonderfully illustrated and - unusually - includes photographs of Moroccan Royal Palaces currently in use. Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket. Item #417 Tight, bright and unmarred. DJ shows very minimal edge wear, small (1mm), closed, tear. Silver boards, embossed, gilt decorative elements black ink lettering. 4to. 273pp. Illus. (color and b/w plates). Index.