"A handsome book...brilliant and nostalgic." --Robert Elms Show, BBC Radio London, February 8, 2012
`One of the most beautiful books about the London Underground I have ever seen (& trust me, I've seen a lot).' --Annie Mole, Going Underground, December 2011
`David Long's London Underground: Architecture, Design and History tells the story of how a humble transport system rapidly became one of the city's greatest icons.' --Mark Mason, The Spectator, December 17, 2011
`I've reviewed many of David Long's London books and will confess I'm a bit of a fan. Long uses beautiful, architectural descriptions that are still accessible and easy to read.'
--Laura Porter, Go London, February 6, 2012
About the Author
Writer and journalist DAVID LONG has regularly appeared in The Times and the London Evening Standard, as well as on TV and radio. As well as being an award-winning ghostwriter, he has written a number of books on London, including Spectacular Vernacular, Tunnels, Towers & Temples, and the highly successful Little Book of London. JANE MAGARIGAL has been a freelance photographer specialising in black and white photography for over 35 years