The Euston arch and the growth of the London, Midland & Scottish Railway. Foreword by Nikolaus Pevsner.
London, Thames & Hudson 1968.
Oblong folio. (72)pp, incl 290 photo ills. Publisher’s pictorial boards. Book label of Winston Barnett, architect. A good copy.
A pictorial evocation of Philip Hardwick’s Euston Arch and of the early years of railways in Britain, accompanied by a passionate accompanying text by Alison Smithson deploring the wilful destruction of the Arch by British Railways in 1961.