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Gordon Matta-Clark Library

Gordon Matta-Clark Library

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People

  • Gordon Matta-Clark (creator)
  • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

Title

Gordon Matta-Clark Library

Dates of creation

1924-1972

Level of archival description

Series 7

Extent and Medium

  • 67 books
  • 2 catalogues
  • 2 magazines

Scope and Content

Series consists of books, catalogues and magazines that Gordon Matta-Clark (1943-1978) had in his personal library. Many of the books contain annotations by Matta-Clark.

Series contains book, catalogues and magazines.

Reference Number

CP138.S7

Credit line

Succession de Gordon Matta-Clark en dépôt au Centre Canadien d'Architecture, Montréal/
Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark on deposit at the Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

Other finding aids

  • Consult a printable list of the publications found in Gordon Matta-Clark's library. List includes author, title, date and place of publication.

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0236
    • Title: Structures Implicit and Explicit
    • Dates of creation: published 1973
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Bryan (editor)
    • Rolf Sauer (editor)
    • University of Pennsylvania. Graduate School of Fine Arts. (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Physical Description:

    The spine is torn.

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0237
    • Title: The Structure of Art
    • Dates of creation: published 1973
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Jack Burnham (author)
    • George Braziller (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0238
    • Title: The Human Body
    • Dates of creation: published 1930
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Logan Clendening (author)
    • Garden City Publishing Co. (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0239
    • Title: The Forge and the Crucible: The Origins and Structures of Alchemy
    • Dates of creation: published 1971
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Mircea Eliade (author)
    • Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc. (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 20 × 13,3 × 2,4 cm (7 7/8 × 5 1/4 × 15/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0240
    • Title: Marx and Engels on Literature and Art
    • Dates of creation: published 1974
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Friedrich Engels (author)
    • Karl Marx (author)
    • International General (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)
    • Susan Ensley (referent)
    • Clair Montgomery (referent)

    Description:

    There is a letter from Gordon Matta-Clark to "Susan" written on the half-title page. There is another short text by Matta-Clark on the last page. The name and phone number of "Clair Montgomery" is inscribed in the back of the book.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0241
    • Title: A History of Architecture on the Comparative Method
    • Dates of creation: published 1961
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Banister Fletcher (author)
    • Charles Scribner's Sons (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)
    • Alan Saret (referent)

    Description:

    The name of "Alan Saret" is inscribed on the front flyleaf.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 24.1 × 16.5 × 7.3 cm (9 1/2 × 6 1/2 × 2 7/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0242
    • Title: The Urantia Book
    • Dates of creation: published 1967
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Urantia Foundation (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 26 × 17,7 × 6,2 cm (10 1/4 × 6 15/16 × 2 7/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0243
    • Title: Dymaxion World of Buckminster Fuller
    • Dates of creation: published 1973
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • R. Buckminster Fuller (author)
    • Robert Marks (author)
    • Anchor Books (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 26 × 18 × 2,3 cm (10 1/4 × 7 1/16 × 7/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0244
    • Title: Ideas and Integrities: Spontaneous Autobiographical Disclosure
    • Dates of creation: published 1963
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • R. Buckminster Fuller (author)
    • Collier Books (Firm) (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 20,1 × 13,7 × 2,8 cm (7 15/16 × 5 3/8 × 1 1/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0245
    • Title: Nine Chains to the Moon
    • Dates of creation: published 1969
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • R. Buckminster Fuller (author)
    • Southern Illinois University Press (publisher)
    • Feffer and Simons, Inc. (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 20,3 × 12,3 × 2,7 cm (8 × 4 13/16 × 1 1/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0246
    • Title: Leon Battista Alberti: Universal Man of the Early Renaissance
    • Dates of creation: published 1973
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Joan Kelly (author)
    • University of Chicago. Press (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)
    • Leon Battista Alberti (subject)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0247
    • Title: De Van Eyck a Bruegels: La peinture dans les anciens pay-bas
    • Dates of creation: published 1954
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Robert Genaille (author)
    • Éditions Pierre Tisné (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)
    • Roberto Matta (role unspecified)

    Description:

    Inscription by Roberto Matta (?) on front pastedown and page 121. Annotations and underlining throughout first half of the book, particularly on pages 35-37 in pencil in French in another hand.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Physical Description:

    Some plates missing.

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0248
    • Title: All and Everything: 1st Series: Beelzebub's Tales to His Grandson
    • Dates of creation: published 1964
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Georges Ivanovitch Gurdjieff (author)
    • M.I.T. Press (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Physical Description:

    The cover is torn around edges.

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0249
    • Title: A Guide to Ancient Maya Ruins
    • Dates of creation: published 1974
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • C. Bruce Hunter (author)
    • University of Oklahoma. Press (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    A pharmacy receipt from Merida, Yucatan, Mexico and a piece of paper with names, phone numbers and hours is inserted at page 127. Two bus tickets for Progreso to Merida, one stamped 7 March 1975, are inserted at page 219. Driving instructions and notes are inscribed in another hand on the last page of the book.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 21 × 13.7 × 3.3 cm (8 1/4 × 5 3/8 × 1 5/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0250
    • Title: Islamic Art & Architecture
    • Dates of creation: published 1967
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ernst Kühnel (author)
    • Cornell University Press (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0251
    • Title: Remember: Be Here Now
    • Dates of creation: published 1971
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Lama Foundation (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    Passages underlined throughout text.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Physical Description:

    The back cover and first three pages are detached from the rest of the book.

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0252
    • Title: Cities and Planning: Cities and Planning in the Ancient Near East
    • Dates of creation: published 1968
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Paul Lampl (author)
    • George Braziller (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0253
    • Title: The Architecture of Ludwig Wittgenstein: A Documentation
    • Dates of creation: published 1973
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Bernhard Leitner (author)
    • Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. Press (publisher)
    • Studio International Publications Ltd. (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)
    • Ludwig Wittgenstein (subject)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0254
    • Title: My Life and Lives: The Story of a Tibetan Incarnation
    • Dates of creation: published 1977
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Rato Khyongla Nawang Losang (author)
    • E.P. Dutton (Firm) (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0255
    • Title: Eros and Civilization: A Philosophical Inquiry into Freud
    • Dates of creation: published 1962
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Herbert Marcuse (author)
    • Vintage Books (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    Passages underlined on pages 169 and 172-173.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0256
    • Title: Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man
    • Dates of creation: published 1964
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Marshall McLuhan (author)
    • Signet Books (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    Passages underlined at pages 30, 38, 93 and 127. A State of New York pay stub for $100 is at page 173. The name and phone number of "Richie", and the name and a number of "Barbie", have been inscribed in the front of the book.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 17,7 × 10,7 × 1,6 cm (6 15/16 × 4 3/16 × 5/8 in.)

    Physical Description:

    The cover and first three pages are torn at lower right corner.

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0257
    • Title: The Architecture of the Italian Renaissance
    • Dates of creation: published 1972
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Peter Murray (author)
    • Schocken Books (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    The name and phone number of "Norman" is inscribed on the front flyleaf.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0258
    • Title: North American Trees
    • Dates of creation: published 1961
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Richard Joseph Preston (author)
    • M.I.T. Press (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0259
    • Title: Black Eros: The sexual customs of Africa from prehistoric times to the present day
    • Dates of creation: published 1964
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Boris de Rachewiltz (author)
    • Lyle Stuart, Inc. (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    Title page is inscribed to Gordon Matta-Clark and Jane Crawford by an unknown person and "Tony". A photograph of five people sitting on a pillow sculpture [?] is also glued to the title page. Underlining in pink on pages 123 and 280.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Physical Description:

    The cover is torn at the spine.

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0260
    • Title: Selected Writings: An Introduction to Orgonomy
    • Dates of creation: published 1969
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Wilhelm Reich (author)
    • Noonday Press (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining. Bookmark with a printed recipe for Chicken Cacciatore between pages 88 and 89.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Physical Description:

    The front cover is torn.

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0261
    • Title: The City: Its Growth, Its Decay, Its Future
    • Dates of creation: published 1965
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Eliel Saarinen (author)
    • M.I.T. Press (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining. A receipt for an unknown store and unknown purchase can be found at page 177.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 20 × 14 × 2,8 cm (7 7/8 × 5 1/2 × 1 1/8 in.)

    Physical Description:

    The front cover is held on by tape. Part of the back cover is missing.

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0262
    • Title: On the Aesthetic Education of Man: In a Series of Letters
    • Dates of creation: published 1965
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Friedrich Schiller (author)
    • Frederick Ungar Publishing Co. (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0263
    • Title: Living Architecture: Ancient Mexican
    • Dates of creation: published 1968
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Henri Stierlin (author)
    • Grosset & Dunlap (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0264
    • Title: Selected Readings from the works of Mao Tsetung
    • Dates of creation: published 1961
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Mao Zedong (author)
    • Wai wen chu ban she. (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0265
    • Title: Visionary Architects: Boullée, Ledoux, Lequeu
    • Dates of creation: published 1968
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • University of St. Thomas (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 22.7 × 22.8 × 2.5 cm (8 15/16 × 9 × 1 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0266
    • Title: Homegrown Sundwellings
    • Dates of creation: published 1977
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Peter Van Dresser (author)
    • Lightning Tree (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (dedicatee)

    Description:

    The book is inscribed to Gordon Matta-Clark on the front flyleaf by Peter van Dresser.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0267
    • Title: Piranesi
    • Dates of creation: published 1978
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • John Wilton-Ely (author)
    • Arts Council of Great Britain (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)
    • Alisée Matta (artist)
    • Roberto Matta (role unspecified)
    • Giovanni Battista Piranesi (subject)

    Description:

    On the title page there is an inscription from Roberto Matta to Gordon Matta-Clark. Included in the front cover is a loose drawing and two-page story by Aliséé Matta, daughter of Roberto and Germana Matta, made for her brother, Matta-Clark.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 23,3 × 19,2 × 2,2 cm (9 3/16 × 7 9/16 × 7/8 in.)

    Physical Description:

    A drawing and a two-page story is loose in the front cover.

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0268
    • Title: Philosophical Investigations
    • Dates of creation: published 1968
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ludwig Wittgenstein (author)
    • Macmillan Publishing Company. (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0269
    • Title: Architectural Principles: In the Age of Humanism
    • Dates of creation: published 1965
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Rudolf Wittkower (author)
    • Random House (Firm) (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    The name "Stoumen" is inscribed on the front flyleaf.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 20.2 × 13.8 × 2.2 cm (7 15/16 × 5 7/16 × 7/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0270
    • Title: Twenty Six by Twenty Six
    • Dates of creation: published 1971
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Vassar College. Art Gallery (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (artist)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining. This is a catalogue for the exhibition "Twenty Six by Twenty Six", held at the Vassar College Art Gallery, between 1 May - 6 June 1971, in which Gordon Matta-Clark participated.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 catalogue(s)

    Dimensions:

    book (closed): 26,8 x 20,8 cm

    Document Type:

    • exhibition catalog

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2006:0274
    • Title: Catalogue for the Department of Real Estate's auction of the surplus city-owned real estate, New York City, New York
    • Dates of creation: 29 January 1974
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • New York (N.Y.). Dept. of Real Estate (author)

    Description:

    Phone number in Gordon Matta-Clark's hand is on the cover.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 catalogue(s)

    Document Type:

    • auction catalog

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PH2008:0020
    • Title: Paradise Lost
    • Dates of creation: published 1962
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • John Milton (author)
    • Odyssey Press (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    Heavily annotated.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 20.2 × 14.5 × 2 cm (7 15/16 × 5 11/16 × 13/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift ot the Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:001
    • Title: Theory and Design in the First Machine Age
    • Dates of creation: published 1967
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Reyner Banham (author)
    • Fredrick A. Praeger (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 22,5 × 14 × 3 cm (8 7/8 × 5 1/2 × 1 3/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:002
    • Title: Ways of Seeing
    • Dates of creation: published 1975
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • John Berger (author)
    • Pelican Books (publisher)
    • British Broadcasting Corporation (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    Annotations on pages 33, 47 and 63.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 19,7 × 12,9 × 1,1 cm (7 3/4 × 5 1/16 × 7/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:003
    • Title: Alchemy: Science of the Cosmos, Science of the Soul
    • Dates of creation: published 1967
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Titus Burckhardt (author)
    • Stuart & Watkins (publisher)
    • Samuel Weiser Inc. (distributor)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    Heavily underlined throughout.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 20,7 × 12,7 × 2 cm (8 1/8 × 5 × 13/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:004
    • Title: Gold Makers: Ten Thousand Years of Alchemy
    • Dates of creation: published 1948
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • K.K. Doberer (author)
    • Nicholson & Watson (publisher)
    • Samuel Weiser Inc. (distributor)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining. On back of dust jacket: "Paul de Kruf/ Rockburne".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 22,2 × 14,7 × 3,9 cm (8 3/4 × 5 13/16 × 1 9/16 in.)

    Physical Description:

    The cover is torn.

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:005
    • Title: Planning and Cities: Village Planning in the Primitive World
    • Dates of creation: published 1968
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Douglas Fraser (author)
    • George Braziller (architect)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:006
    • Title: Astrology and Alchemy: Two Fossil Sciences
    • Dates of creation: published 1953
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Mark Graubard (author)
    • Philosophical Library, Inc. (publisher)
    • Samuel Weiser Inc. (distributor)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 23,3 × 15,9 × 3,3 cm (9 3/16 × 6 1/4 × 1 5/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:007
    • Title: Herald of Coming Good: First Appeal to Contemporary Humanity
    • Dates of creation: published 1971
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Georges Ivanovitch Gurdjieff (author)
    • Samuel Weiser Inc. (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:008
    • Title: Devils, Drugs, and Doctors
    • Dates of creation: published 1929
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Hoard W. Haggard, M.D. (author)
    • Blue Ribbon Books (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 21.3 × 15 × 4.3 cm (8 3/8 × 5 7/8 × 1 11/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:009
    • Title: Life and Soul of Paracelsus
    • Dates of creation: published 1951
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • John Hargrave (author)
    • Victor Gollancz Ltd. (publisher)
    • Samuel Weiser Inc. (distributor)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 22 × 14.7 × 2.9 cm (8 11/16 × 5 13/16 × 1 1/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:010
    • Title: Social History of Art, Vol. 4: Naturalism, Impressionism, The Film Age
    • Dates of creation: published 1951
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arnold Hauser (author)
    • Vintage Books (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:011
    • Title: Psychology and Alchemy
    • Dates of creation: published 1968
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • C.G. Jung (author)
    • Princeton University Press (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    Heavily underlined. Blank page from Syracuse Blue Print Company tablet between pages 76-77. Call slips from New York Public Library for Lillian E. Hawker, "An Introduction to the Biology of Microrganisms", 1961 and R. S. Dubos, "The Unseen World", 1962.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 23,4 × 15,7 × 5 cm (9 3/16 × 6 3/16 × 1 15/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:012
    • Title: Memories, Dreams, Reflections
    • Dates of creation: published 1963
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • C.G. Jung (author)
    • Vintage Books (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    Heavily underlined. On page 195 there is a small drawing of a pig.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:013
    • Title: Peyote Cult
    • Dates of creation: published 1969
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Weston La Barre (author)
    • Schocken Books (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    First page has notes and telephone numbers. Bookmark with the time: 11 AM. folded form," Application for Itinerant Vehicles" from the Department of Consumer Affairs, NYC.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:014
    • Title: Raw and the Cooked: Introduction to a Science of Mythology, 1
    • Dates of creation: published 1969
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Claude Levi-Strauss (author)
    • Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc. (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    There are two pages of drawings on the blank pages at the end of the book.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 20.3 × 13.5 × 2.9 cm (8 × 5 5/16 × 1 1/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:015
    • Title: George Lukacs
    • Dates of creation: published 1970
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • George Lichtheim (author)
    • The Viking Press (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining[?].

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:016
    • Title: Programming and Metaprogramming in the Human Biocomputer
    • Dates of creation: published 1972
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • John C. Lilly, M.D. (author)
    • The Julian Press, Inc. (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    Passages underlined on pages 92-93, 111, 122 and 125. There is a drawing on the first page. There is a receipt from Paperback Corner (MacDougal & 9th) 7 March 1973.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 22,5 × 15,3 × 2 cm (8 7/8 × 6 × 13/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:017
    • Title: Major Achievements of Science
    • Dates of creation: published 1967
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • A.E.E. Mckenzie (author)
    • Cambridge at the University Press (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    Passages underlined on pages 17-18 and 91.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:018
    • Title: Sense and Non-Sense
    • Dates of creation: published 1964
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Maurice Merleau-Ponty (author)
    • Northwestern University Press (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    Passages underlined on pages 11-12.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:019
    • Title: Moholy-Nagy Experiment in Totality
    • Dates of creation: published 1969
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Sibyl Moholy-Nagy (author)
    • M.I.T. Press (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:020
    • Title: A New Model of the Universe
    • Dates of creation: published 1946
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • P.D. Ouspensky (author)
    • Alfred A. Knopf (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 24,2 × 16,6 × 4,5 cm (9 1/2 × 6 9/16 × 1 3/4 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:021
    • Title: This Cybernetic World of Men, Machines, and Earth
    • Dates of creation: published 1973
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • V.L. Parsegian (author)
    • Anchor Books (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 18 × 10,7 × 1,6 cm (7 1/16 × 4 3/16 × 5/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:022
    • Title: Prelude to Chemistry: An Outline of Alchemy. Its Literature and Relationships
    • Dates of creation: published 1966
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • John Read (author)
    • M.I.T. Press (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 20,2 × 13,7 × 2,7 cm (7 15/16 × 5 3/8 × 1 1/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:023
    • Title: The Tree of Life
    • Dates of creation: published 1969
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Israel Regardie (author)
    • Samuel Weiser Inc. (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:024
    • Title: The Tarot: A Contemporary Course of the Quintessence of Hermetic Occultism
    • Dates of creation: published 1970
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Mouni Sadhu (author)
    • Wiltshire Book Company (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 20,9 × 13,3 × 3 cm (8 1/4 × 5 1/4 × 1 3/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:025
    • Title: The Architecture of Humanism: A Study in the History of Taste
    • Dates of creation: published 1924
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Geoffrey Scott (author)
    • Doubleday Anchor Books (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    Extensive underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:026
    • Title: Intelligent Life in the Universe
    • Dates of creation: published 1966
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Carl Sagan (author)
    • I.S. Shklovskii (author)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:027
    • Title: Great Ideas and Theories of Modern Cosmology
    • Dates of creation: published 1970
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Jagjit Singh (author)
    • Dover Publications, Inc. (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:028
    • Title: The Forest People: A Study of the Pygmies of the Congo
    • Dates of creation: published 1968
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Colin M. Turnbull (author)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:029
    • Title: The Triumphal Chariot of Antimony
    • Dates of creation: published 1962
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Basilius Valentinus (author)
    • Vincent Stuart Ltd (publisher)
    • Samuel Weiser Inc. (distributor)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:030
    • Title: Homegrown Sundwellings
    • Dates of creation: published 1977
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Peter Van Dresser (author)
    • Lightning Tree (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:031
    • Title: The Secret Tradition of Alchemy
    • Dates of creation: published 1969
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Edward Waite (author)
    • Samuel Weiser Inc. (publisher)
    • Samuel Weiser Inc. (distributor)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    Passages underlined on pages 41-44 and 72.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 24,6 × 16,5 × 3,9 cm (9 11/16 × 6 1/2 × 1 9/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:032
    • Title: The Joyous Cosmology: Adventures in the Chemistry of Consciousness
    • Dates of creation: published 1962
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alan W. Watts (author)
    • Vintage Books (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining. Stamp on first page: William C. Reed/508 Harvard Ave/Swarthmore, PA 19081.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:033
    • Title: Cybernetics: or Control and Communication in the Animal and the Machine
    • Dates of creation: published 1965
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Norbert Wiener (author)
    • M.I.T. Press (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)
    • Michael Rudnick (referent)

    Description:

    The name "Michael Rudick" is inscribed on the first page.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 20,9 × 13 × 1,7 cm (8 1/4 × 5 1/8 × 11/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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    • Reference Number: PHCON2002:0016:093:034
    • Title: The Shape of Time: Remarks on the History of Things
    • Dates of creation: published 1973
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • George Kubler (author)
    • Yale University Press (publisher)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (collector)

    Description:

    No annotations or underlining.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture /
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de la succession Gordon Matta-Clark /
    Gift of Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

    Copyright:

    © Succession Gordon Matta-Clark
    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

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