Esther McCoy
Reinhold, New York, 1962, English
Nonfiction, Architecture
10.25 x 7.25 inches, hardcover, 150 b/w photographs, 216 pages

As a contributing editor to Arts & Architecture magazine, Esther McCoy was in a unique position to chronicle the brilliant trajectory of the Case Study House (CSH) program. Her insider status gave her unparalleled access to the key figures in the program, and this original 1962 first edition remains the definitive work on the CSH program.

This volume contains extensive information and photographs of the following designers and architects work: Thornton M. Abell, Conrad Buff III, Calvin C. Straub, Donald C. Hensman, Charles Eames, Eero Saarinen, J. R. Davidson, A. Quincy Jones, Frederick E. Emmons, Don R. Knorr, Edward A. Killingsworth, Jules Brady, Waugh Smith, Pierre Koenig, Kemper Nomland, Kemper Nomland Jr., Richard Neutra, Ralph Rapson, Raphael S. Soriano, Whitney R. Smith, Sumner Spaulding, John Rex, Rodney Walker, William Wilson Wurster, Theodore C. Bernardi, and Craig Ellwood.

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