True first edition, first printing. Signed in black ink on the title page by Baltz. Soft cover (original exhibition catalogue). Photographically illustrated stiff wrappers, with French folds. Photographs by Lewis Baltz. Texts by Marvin Heiferman, Paolo Costantini, Shirley Irons, Gus Blaisdell, Jane Livingston, Mowry Baden, Mark Haworth-Booth, Bernard Lamarche-Vadel, Jeff Kelley, Oliver Boissiere and Michael Schmidt. 156 pp., with numerous four-color and black and white plates. 13 x 9 1/4 inches. Out of print.
CONDITION: New in publisher's shrink-wrap (slit open for signature).
Published on the occasion of the 1990 exhibition Lewis Baltz: Rule Without Exception, organized by Julia Brown Turrell, at the Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, Iowa (traveled to numerous venues). An important, comprehensive and visually provocative survey of Baltz's major projects over the previous 20 years.