History of Urban Form: Prehistory to the Renaissance :: A. E. J. (Anthony Edwin James) Morris soon to be presented for sale on the terrific BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: George Godwin, 1972, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Floor plans; Black & white photographs; Maps; Tables; Appendices (8); Plans;
From the cover: The aim of this book is to present a fully international history tracing the development of the form of cities from the first ancient settlements to the full close of the Renaissance in Europe in the early nineteenth century (with the Civil War of 1861 as the comparable date in the USA). The Far East, India, and the civilisations of Central and South America (which lie outside the mainstream of Mediterranean and European-based urban development) are dealt with in a series of appendices.
Although the primary concern is to show the…
In the Building Book series.
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. A little wear to the edges of the dust wrapper. A little age-toning to the edges of the text block. Previous owners’ name to the pastedown. Text complete, clean and tight otherwise.
Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. (x) 268 pages. Index. Bibliography. 10″ x 7¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I entice you with something lovely from my Geography catalogue?