Conurbation: A Planning Survey of Birmingham and the Black Country by the West Midland Group

By: Mumford, Lewis (foreword)

Price: £40.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


Pale brown cloth with title in gilt on front cover and spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with general light shelfwear. Some very light sunning to spine and light soiling to edges of dustjacket. Not price-clipped. 288pp. 15 colour plates, and many b/w illustrations, maps and diagrams. This book surveys the main features of the industrial environment contained within the Birmingham and Black County area (approx.270 square miles) at the date of its publication in 1948. It surveys the make-up of the area, its population, industrial structure, the uses of its land, the condition of its houses and factories, its system of local government and presents suggestions for improvement

Title: Conurbation: A Planning Survey of Birmingham and the Black Country by the West Midland Group

Author Name: Mumford, Lewis (foreword)

Categories: Architecture, Design and Planning,

Publisher: London, The Architectural Press: 1948

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 005772

Keywords: patrick geddes, thomas sharp, geoffrey jellicoe, birmingham,