Housing the Australian Nation, by F. Oswald Barnett & W.O. Burt


Published by Research Group of the Left Book Club of Victoria, Melbourne, 1942. Soft cover.

The authors, both members of the Victorian Housing Commission, set out the facts about housing in Australia and what could be done to improve it. This book probably had a significant influence on public housing development in the 1950s and 1960s. A rare find that is essential reading for all town planners and architects. Previous owner's name on endpaper, plus note in pencil: From Leslie Perrott & Partners, Architect, Temple Court, Collins St, Melbourne.

Interior clean, cover in fair condition with damage to spine, black and white photos and diagrams. 86 pages.

Postage $14.50 within Australa. Please note that postage is invoiced separately.


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