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Adams, Thomas, Harold M. Lewis & Lawrence M. Orton, Regional Plan of New York and Its Environs: The Building of the City, Vol. 2, New York, Committee on the Regional Plan of New York and Its Environs, 1931, first edition, thick 4to (11" x 8.5"), HB, red cloth bds w/ decorative gilt titles, VG- / none. Ex-library, usual markings, hinges starting, fingersoiling throughout, binding spread at p 140, edges worn & faded, extremities bumped & worn.

600 pp. Profuse illustrations. This is a gigantic tome chock-full of information and great photos. The authors looked at old and new problems in all the five boroughs, taking into consideration housing conditions & quality of life, art, civic duty, democracy, zoning practice & principle, traffic flow, etc. There are new proposals for building all around town--City Hall area, West Street, the East River waterfront, Jamaica Bay, Jersey City/Bayonne, Hoboken, all sorts of new parks and highways, and on and on!A great historical record.    [Book ID # 1408]


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