The Cheap Cottage and Small House. – Allen, Gordon

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A Manual of Economical Building

The author’s vision of cheap, clean, simple but well-built housing for the working and middle classes after the first World War. With numerous photos and illustrations of contemporary designs accompanied by detailed floor plans. A wide range of house styles with insight into layout, materials and construction costs at the time. This book offers a fascinating and informative read for anyone interested in architecture, the British landscape and social history. Two booksellers labels on front paste-down. Age-toning to the front and rear free end page. Some light foxing to prelims. There are some areas where splitting at the gutter occurs. 143 Pages. Contents are still firmly bound. 6th Edition. Revised and Enlarged. Condition: Good-. Binding: Hardcover. Illustrated green cloth boards. Edge-wear and fraying especially to the spine edges. Boards are grubby with evidence of insect nibbling. Bumping to corners.

Publisher: B T Batsford Ltd
Date Published: 1919
Publication Place: London

Condition: Good-.
Binding: Hardcover. Illustrated green cloth boards. Edge-wear and fraying especially to the spine edges. Boards are grubby with evidence of insect nibbling. Bumping to corners.

Dimensions: 23.5cm x 15.5cm x 2cm

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Weight 800 g