Published: London, printed for the Author,
Description: xxvi, 132pp + 4 large colour-tinted engraved maps. Boards. 27x21. Re-cased in boards, two discreet ancient ministry library stamps, good copy thus, with excellent bright maps. ORIGINAL EDITION.
Notes: Gwynnn's enlightened and ambitious plans for central London, shown in clear coloured maps. The author proposes a more efficient grid system of streets and squares, street widening, removal of crowded markets and new health precautions. An important work in the history of London planning. It is said to have influenced John Nash in his metropolitan projects.
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