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Gordon Russell: Designer's Trade

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Published Allen and Unwin (1968). Hardback with dust jacket. Good Condition.

This is the well-illustrated autobiography of Gordon Russell, the industrial engineer. Born at the end of the 19th century, he survived five year's service in the First World War and went on to design furniture. In the Second World War, as Chairman of the design panel at the Board of Trade, he was in charge of the production of utility furniture. In 1947 he became Director of The Council of Industrial Design.

He was a man of many interests and he writes of these as well as his professional life.

Item details

Author(s):
Gordon Russell
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
14cmx22cm
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
328
Publisher:
Allen and Unwin
Title:
Designer's Trade

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Published Allen and Unwin (1968). Hardback with dust jacket. Good Condition.

This is the well-illustrated autobiography of Gordon Russell, the industrial engineer. Born at the end of the 19th century, he survived five year's service in the First World War and went on to design furniture. In the Second World War, as Chairman of the design panel at the Board of Trade, he was in charge of the production of utility furniture. In 1947 he became Director of The Council of Industrial Design.

He was a man of many interests and he writes of these as well as his professional life.

Author(s):
Gordon Russell
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
14cmx22cm
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
328
Publisher:
Allen and Unwin
Title:
Designer's Trade

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