Jones studied at the RCA and worked as a muralist, illustrator and writer of books. She was a major contributor to 'Recording Britain' & made many murals for exhibitions & ocean liners. She was particularly interested in 'popular' art and had a considerable personal collection. Also available in stock at present are 2 other books by Barbara Jones : FOLLIES & GROTTOES (£38) & DESIGN FOR DEATH (£70)
Author Barbara Jones
Date 1951 (First Edition)
Binding Black boards with gold titles on the spine + a decorative d/w (unclipped) in colour design (front & back) by Barbara Jones.
Publisher The Architectural Press
Illustrator 184 illustrations, mainly drawings in black/white & colour, plus some in photogravure.
Condition VG in VG dust wrapper (protected in a plastic sleeve)