PURDOM, C.B. The Building of Satellite Towns: a contribution to the study of town development and regional planning.
(London): J.M. Dent and Sons, 1925. First edition. Quarto. 368 pages. An important work by one of the pioneers and founders of the first garden cities, Letchworth and Welwyn Garden City. The volume is illustrated with over 70 maps, plans and diagrams and almost 100 black and white photographs of houses and street scenes and some interior shots. Foxing to fore-edges otherwise a very good copy in dust jacket. Scarce in this first edition, (the volume was revised and updated in 1949), and in this condition.
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