Lost London: A century of demolition and decay

By: Hobhouse, Hermione

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Book Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition with rich red covers, embossed royal red/gilt lettering at spine. Handsome. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear, 1" tear at upper front corner. 250 pages with photos and drawings depicting the contents: Mansions, Churches, Quartiers, Public Byuildings, Commerce, Hotels and Restaurants, Transport, Threatened Buildings. "This book is a pictorial chronicle of the changing face of London over the last century, not in terms of new architecture but in terms of some of the most important and representative buildings which aave been destroyed."

Title: Lost London: A century of demolition and decay

Author: Hobhouse, Hermione

Categories: Travel, European History, Architecture,

Publisher: Macmillan: 1971

ISBN Number: 0333118626

ISBN Number 13: 9780333118627

Binding: Oversize Hardback

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: European History

Seller ID: 148218

Keywords: Destroyed Buildings, London, Torn Down, Demolished, Crushed, Wren, Euston Arch, Coal Exchange, Carlton Mews, Classic Architecture, Mansions, Churches, Quartiers, Public Byuildings, Commerce, Hotels and Restaurants, Transport, Threatened Buildings, ,