London: The Architectural Press Ltd, 1948. 4to. First edition. Original textured buff cloth, lettered in red. Double page colour frontispiece and title page by John Piper. Black and white plates and photographs throughout. The d/w has a few short closed tears to the top edge and small loss at the head of the spine. Fine in very good ++ d/w. Item #5212
The title page illustration is repeated on the dust-wrapper. An artist's survey and celebration of Britain's architecture as it appealed to him and described with characteristic knowledge and vigour. A nice, fresh copy.
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