You are viewing stock in the "TOWN PLANNING" category. We currently have 4 books in this category in stock.
4 stock records found. Did you know that you can now search our sold stock? Look for the 'sold stock' filter at the bottom of the filter options.
FIVE PER CENT PHILANTHROPY: AN ACCOUNT OF HOUSING IN URBAN AREAS BETWEEN 1840 AND 1914
Written by John Nelson Tarn.
Stock no. 1826841
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A history of working-class housing, tracing the social, political and moral arguments which defeated laissez-faire and eventually produced a public policy on housing. Large format. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos, illustrations and plans. ISBN: 0521085063. Minor fading to top edge of boards. Text block browned. A few minor foxspots. Contents otherwise clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned and edge-worn.
The Garden City: Before and After. The evolution of the Garden City and the suburb, which resulted from changes in the cities and their dwellings and the embergence of model villages around factories during the early nineteenth century. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and plans. Brown tape marks to endpapers. Text block browned. Price-cut brown dustwrapper is lightly chipped at top & tail of spine and is a little grubby.
Man's Heritage series. The history of the town, a children's book. Cardwrap booklet with brown cloth spine. B/w illustrations. 60 pages. Second impression. Light rubbing to edges of card covers. Small name in ink to top of title page. Slight bowing of contents. Contents are clean.
Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Text in Welsh and English. ISBN: 0750428546.