"It is social no less than architectural truth which is discovered."--"The Times Literary Supplement
''This book is a reminder that a gifted journalist can write competently on architectural history - here the traditionally squalid living conditions of impoverished country life - without resorting to either glibness or dreary professionalism...a first-class book...'' -- "Timothy Brittain-Catlin, "Tablet
About the Author
The late John Woodforde was radio critic for the 'Sunday Telegraph'. His books include the best-selling 'Observer's Book of Furniture', as well as 'Georgian Houses for All' and 'The Story of the Bicycle'