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Title:
The View from the Road
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 014584

Author: Appleyard, Donald; Lynch, Kevin; Myer, John R.
Illustrator:
Publisher: M. I. T. Press
Place: Cambridge, MA
Year: 1971
Edition: Third Printing

Book Cond.: Very Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 15 1/4″ x 9 5/8″
Book Type: n/a
Signed:

Description / Comments:
Size: 15 1/4″ x 9 5/8″. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Illustrated paper over boards, 64 pages, extensively illustrated. “The View from the Road is the first comprehensive attempt to consider the urban highway as a positive visual experience that organizes motion, space and view to achieve esthetic enjoyment. The authors examine existing and proposed highways, develop esthetic criteria for an ideal highway system, analyze the attention habits of the driver and suggest a system of notation for the specialist.” Corners and spine ends bumped and lightly worn, covers rubbed and lightly stained. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 13 oz. Category: Transportation; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 014584.