Directions of Cities [First Edition, Autographed]
In concert with Edmund N. Bacon’s Design of Cities
Inscribed and autographed in 1996, the date of publication, by both John Guinther and Edmund N. Bacon to an individual. Direction of Cities explains how cities are formed, how they grow, whom they serve. The history and growth of American cities, modern concepts of urban planning, and Bacon’s philosophy to “counter the city’s natural drift toward chaos” are key subjects within this book.
Description: Directions of Cities [First Edition, Autographed]
New York: Viking, 1996, xi, 306pp. First Edition. Illustrated. Octavo, publisher’s binding; near fine in a dust jacket in like condition.