Title Modern Houses in Britain, 1919-1939 (Architectural History Monographs, No.1)
Binding Soft cover
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition Very Good
Size 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall
Publisher London Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain 1977
Seller ID 005737
Softcover with dustjacket. Condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 62pp. plus 53 b/w photographic illustrations and 24 b/w floor plans. The purpose of this book was to present a picture of the variety and extent of Modern house building in the British Isles between the warms. Most items listed are free-standing, specially commissioned houses; speculative housing is nevertheless included, both semi-detached and terrace, but flats are omitted. Unexecuted designs and exhibition houses are motted, with the single exception of the Gane Show House. Scarce.