Prague: Panorama, 1991. Reprint edition. Folio, publisher's white cloth, spine and upper board gilt, original photo-illustrated dust jacket.
Collection of 200 stunning, large format black-and-white photos of the architectural splendors of the city of Prague, by (Slovakian) photographer, folklorist and ethnographic filmmaker Plicka. Prague's "complex architectural composition represents a harmonious merger of history and art, embodying all the trends of European town architecture from the 10th to the 20th century" (from the introduction by Czech art historian and preservationist Zden k Wirth). With captions and a list of plates. Text in Czech, Russian, German, English and French. Originally published in 1960. Fine in unclipped dust jacket. Item #913