Princeton Architectural Press Spring 2017 by Chronicle Books

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Page 2 of Princeton Architectural Press Spring 2017

publisher’s letter please visit follow us we recently opened a small storefront next to our new office in hudson ny where we sell many of our books and stationery products other than occasional and happenstance glimpses of customers purchasing our items at book and gift stores it’s the first time we’ve had the chance to watch people interact with our publications up close the comments inevitably take one of two forms wow everything is so beautiful or i had no idea you published such an amazing variety of things and you don’t need to visit our shop in the hudson valley to see this for yourself though we hope you will this catalog of our latest offerings reinforces our firsthand “market research:” simply stunning books and paper products on an inspiring and wide variety of topics everything from a reprint of an unintentionally hilarious “cookbook” for children on making mud pies by legendary avant-garde composer john cage to a first-time look inside le corbusier’s famous city capital city in india chandigarh photo-essays on the lovings the interracial couple who fought america’s anti-miscegenation laws and on remaining world war ii vets and simply stunning stationery products including a box of distinctive envelopes of different sizes designs and closures mailbox and a set of rubber stamps that encourage anyone to design houses and cities with simple architectural elements stampville what ties all these books together besides their visual interest and physical beauty i sometimes joke that the common thread is that they’re books that everyone here would like to buy and read and i’m hopeful that you will too whether from your favorite store online retailer our own website or our “bricks and mortar” store paper goods at 204 warren street in hudson ny come and visit the coffee’s on us kevin c lippert publisher front cover prismatic color wheel 1785 by moses harris courtesy of royal academy of arts back cover monet’s garden 2010 by catherine nelson courtesy of the artist printed in the united states by worzalla s17_catalog_cover_final_v2.indd 2 9/29/16 4:05 pm