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Sayle, A.

The houses of the workers. Edited by John A. Rosevear, F.S.I., who has contributed Chapter XIX.

London, T. Fisher Unwin Ltd 1924.

Reference: 8765
Price: £85 [convert currency]

Full Description

8vo. 257+(1)pp, photo frontis, (10) photo plates, text ills & plans. Publisher’s cloth, gilt stamp of the New South Wales Parliament Library on upper cover, some foxing mostly towards beginning and end of volume, neat ink library stamps on title and blank margin of a text page.

A scarce work reviewing the largely poor provision of social housing after the 1914-18 war, with examples of existing inadequate housing and of newly designed houses such as those at Welwyn Garden City.