The Story of Broadcasting House: Home of the BBC :: Mark Hines soon to be presented for sale on the lustrous BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Merrell in association with the BBC, 2008, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Black & white profiles; Black & white photographs; Colour photographs; Colour frontispiece); List of sources; Illustrated endpapers and blanks;
From the cover: Broadcasting House was built in central London in 1932 to house the headquarters of the BBC, which had been established only a decade earlier. The building quickly became an architectural icon a symbol of broadcasting that is known throughout the world. In the early years of the new millennium it has been rescued from slow obsolescence and painstakingly refurbished to refit it for life as a modern broadcasting building.
This beautifully produced book charts the history of Broadcasting House from its construction to its refurbishment. Mark Hines tells the complete story of the building, from the BBCs early years and its commiss…
Introduction by: Sir Terry Wogan
Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.
Black boards with Silver titling to the Spine. 191 pages. Index. 11¼” x 9¾”.
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