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The nature and art of workmanship / David Pye, Professor of Furniture Design, Royal College of Art, London.

London : Cambridge, at the University Press, 1968.
ISBN 9780521060165, 0521060168

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Subjects Design.
Industrial design.
Description xi, 101 pages, 31 pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Copyright Date 1968.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Design purposes ; Workmanship disposes -- The workmanship of risk and the worksmanship of certainty -- Is anything done by hand? -- Quality in workmanship -- The designer's power to communicate his intentions -- The natural order reflected in the work of man -- Diversity -- Durability -- Equivocality -- Critique of "On the nature of Gothic" -- The aesthetic importance of workmanship, and its future -- Commentary on the plates.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)996944
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Pye, David, 1914-
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