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Ashbee, C.R. (ed)

Jerusalem 1920-1922. Being the records of the Pro-Jerusalem Council during the first two years of the civil administration. With a preface by Sir Ronald Storrs.

London, John Murray for the Council of the Pro-Jerusalem Society 1924.

Reference: 9207
Price: £380 [convert currency]

Full Description

4to. xvi + 109 + (1)pp, (20)pp of photo ills, 2 fldg plans, also many text ills. Publisher’s decorative boards, cloth spine (binding designed by Ashbee). From the library of the Art Workers Guild, with their bookplate. One outer corner slightly bumped, but a good copy.

The second of two separately published volumes recording restoration work, civic improvements and town planning schemes carried out in Jerusalem while Ashbee was the official “civic advisor” to Sir Ronald Storrs. the city’s first British governor.