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Fay, C.R.

Palace of industry 1851. A study of the Great Exhibition and its fruits.

Cambridge, University Press 1951.

Reference: 11862
Price: £25 [convert currency]

Full Description

Small 4to. xii+156pp, incl. text ills, photo frontispiece, 16 photo plates. Publisher’s cloth. James Stirling’s copy.

Published to celebrate the centenary of the Great Exhibition, this book looks at the history and economic impact of the exhibition, while providing much useful information on the commissioning and construction of the exhibition building.