Berkeley: The Center for Environmental Structure, (2002). Hardcover. Tall 4tos, blue cloth, x, 476pp, xviii, 636, xi, 697pp, x, 355pp, fully illus. As new / As new. Item #900015
Book One: The Phenomenon of Life; Book Two: The Process of Creating Life; Book Three: A Vision of a Living World; Book Four: The Luminous Ground. A revolutionary perspective on our world and the way we build which considers three vital elements: science, beauty and grace, and intuitions about everyday life. Alexander explores the structures present in all order - from microorganisms and mountain ranges to good houses and vibrant communities. Clean, crisp, exceptional set, as new in dust wrappers and protective mylar.