Smithson, Alison and Peter
Title The Euston Arch and the growth of the London, Midland & Scottish Railway
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Size 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall
Publisher London Thames and Hudson Ltd. 1968
Seller ID 005721
Laminated hardcover with title in gilt on pale purple cloth spine. Condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear to cover. Binding sound, no inscriptions. This book tells the history of the Euston Arch, which was torn down in 1961, and also marked the beginning of a cultural change in terms of architectural preservation. It has been proposed as recently as 2015 that the Euston Arch should be rebuilt in some form. Many b/w illustrations.