Publisher:Allen Lane The Penguin Press, London, 1975
Edition:First British Paperback Edition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Allen Lane The Penguin Press, 1975, Softcover (Illustrated), Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First British Paperback Edition
350 pages, preface by author, note on the units and conversion factors, notes, list of illustrations, glossary of structural terms and index. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs, line drawings and illustrations. Black coloured illustrated front cover, showing white illustrations of two structural forms with white writing on the front panel and spine. Rubbing, creasing and scuffing to the book corners. Rubbing to the book edges and to either side of the spine. Creases to the length of the spine. A little browning and dust marks to the paper edges. Previous owner's name to the top edge of the half title page. The history of structural forms in both architecture and bridge building, from the back panel " Without assuming any prior knowledge on the part of the reader and basing it on his own extensive research is, Powland Mainstone officer a highly original, non-mathematical and fascinating history of structure which both authority informs the reader of the limits of present achievements and offers food for thought about the future. ". Size: Folio (over 12" tall ). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Architecture ; ISBN: 0140065032. ISBN/EAN: 9780140065039. Inventory No: 0103810.