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Planning.- Geddes (Patrick) City Development, 1904 § Unwin (Raymond) Town Planning in Practice, 1909 § Hughes (W.R., editor) New Town: A Proposal in Agricultural, Industrial, Educational, Civic and Social Reconstruction, 1919 § R.I.B.A. Town Planning Conference London, 10-15 October 1910: Transactions, hinges weak, original cloth-backed printed boards, uncut, a little chipped at edges, 1911, first editions, plates and illustrations, some folding, all but the last original cloth, some pictorial, the third limp cloth, all a little rubbed and soiled; and c.20 others on town planning, new towns etc., 4to & 8vo (c.25)

⁂ The subject of the third item, New Town, was essentially the blueprint for Welwyn Garden City in Hertfordshire, Ebenezer Howard's second English garden city experiment after Letchworth. The R.I.B.A. conference report includes papers by Geddes, Lanchester, Unwin and Howard, garden cities being a topical interest.

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Planning.- Geddes (Patrick) City Development, 1904 § Unwin (Raymond) Town Planning in Practice, 1909 § Hughes (W.R., editor) New Town: A Proposal in Agricultural, Industrial, Educational, Civic and Social Reconstruction, 1919 § R.I.B.A. Town Planning Conference London, 10-15 October 1910: Transactions, hinges weak, original cloth-backed printed boards, uncut, a little chipped at edges, 1911, first editions, plates and illustrations, some folding, all but the last original cloth, some pictorial, the third limp cloth, all a little rubbed and soiled; and c.20 others on town planning, new towns etc., 4to & 8vo (c.25)

⁂ The subject of the third item, New Town, was essentially the blueprint for Welwyn Garden City in Hertfordshire, Ebenezer Howard's second English garden city experiment after Letchworth. The R.I.B.A. conference report includes papers by Geddes, Lanchester, Unwin and Howard, garden cities being a topical interest.

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