DOMEBOOK 2 - First Edition - Lloyd Kahn - 1971 hippie Architecture 3rd Printing

Domebook 2
Published 1971
3rd Printing (December)
Pacific Domes in Bolinas California
Distributed by Random House and in Canada by Random House of Canada
CONDITION:
Good - Some small ears and Yellowing - Front Cover has Several Tears, Inside Back Cover has bends and stains and tears - some pages are slightly bent on corners - considering age is in good condition - No missing pages - no marks or writing

Information on Llyod Kahn Editor of Domebook 2:

Lloyd Kahn (born April 27, 1935) has a BA from Stanford University . During the late 1950s, while serving in the United States Air Force in Germany, Kahn ran the USAF newspaper for two years. Returning to California in 1960 to work as an insurance broker, he suddenly quit his insurance job and began work as a carpenter, eventually building four houses.

Each project became more ambitious. His first project was a sod-roof studio in Mill Valley, with succulents planted on the roof. The second was a used-wood, timber-frame Japanese/ Bernard Maybeck -influenced design: a post-and-beam frame, with several 10-foot (3.0 m)-high poured concrete walls. Before these two jobs, he'd had little building experience, but quickly learned on the job. This is where he discovered the owner/builder perspective in learning to build. He tried to maintain this outlook
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