Nettlefold, J.S.

Practical housing.

Letchworth, Garden City Press Limited 1908.

Reference: 13844
Price: £95 [convert currency]

Full Description

8vo. xi + (1) + 200 + (4)pp, (36) photo plates, text ills, also xxviii pp adverts. Publisher’s cloth, a little faded.

An excellent study of the issues involved in housing policy and urban planning in England just before the outbreak of the 1914-18 war, with useful accompanying illustrations and plans. The book’s author, John Sutton Nettlefold (1866-1930), wrote from his practical experience as a member of Birmingham City Council and chairman of its housing committee.