ARCHITECTURE ON THE CARPET: The Curious Tale of Construction Toys and the Genesis of Modern Buildings
Offers a novel view of modern architecture through the prism of children's construction toys, and how the toys may have influenced the later careers of children who grew up playing with them. The authors review more than a century of toys and architectural trends, connecting model-building sets with architectural movements, social history and national identities. Well illustrated, many in color.
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Size: 6¼x9¼ inches
Item #: 6618731