Rehousing Urban America.

New York: Columbia University Press, 1935. Hardcover. First Edition. xxii, 173 pp. 4to. Dust jacket has rips, tears, creases and losses but still important in that it rarely survives, now in mylar cover. Black cloth boards with Columbia University crest blind embossed on cover board, silver titling to spine. Interior clean and heavily illustrated. Very Good / Good.
Foreword by Lewis Mumford who worked with Henry Wright (1878-1936) on many projects in urban planning and creating liveable housing developments. Mumford was one of the original homeowner's in Wright's Sunnyside Gardens neighborhood Queens, one of the New York boroughs.This book was published one year before Wright's death and gathered all of his ideas on urban housing in one place.
[Book #28396]

Price: $75.00

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