Designers in Britain
A Biennial Review of Graphic & Industrial Design
London: Allan Wingate, 1949. A great collection of modern British design, circa 1949. Includes sections on industrial design (furniture, buildings, light fittings, ceramics, wallpapers, textiles, shoes, leather etc.), and advertizing and publishing design (exhibitions & display, packaging, fashion illustration, book jackets, etc.). Reynolds Stone, Eric Hobbs, Enid Marx, Edward Bawden, Duncan Grant, Jan Tschichold, Paul Hogarth, Malvina Cheek, Nicolas Bentley, Edward Ardizzone, Arpad Elfer, Eric Hobbs, Misha Back, etc. A large handsome book full of interesting things, with dust jacket (chipping along edges).