House Out of Factory (Paperback)

House Out of Factory By John Gloag, Grey Wornum Cover Image
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Originally published in 1946, when Britain was facing a post-war housing crisis, this book dealt with the issue of the factory-produced house in being part of the solution for housing people in an affordable manner and a short time-scale. The book, aimed at both lay-people and technicians discusses aspects of pre-fabricated housing such as comfort, standardisation and aesthetics. The book is illustrated with 48pp of black and white plates.

About the Author

An author of almost sixty books, with topics ranging from interiors to furniture history, from industrial design to the use of plastics, Gloag was a member of an elite design culture that was highly visible throughout the 1930s and 40s.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781032366524
ISBN-10: 1032366524
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: October 31st, 2024
Pages: 194
Language: English