A history of the English house from primitive times to the Victorian period.
London, Architectural Press 1978.
Folio. vii + (3) + 487 + (1)pp, incl 888 ills (mainly photo). Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. Jill Allibone’s copy, with her acquisition date 9 Mar 1979.
A reissue of Nathaniel Lloyd’s widely esteemed book on the English house, first published in 1931. Lloyd’s interest in construction and building materials distinguished this from all previous books on the subject, and its many photographic illustrations give it continuing value.