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Industrial Design. John Heskett. World Of Art. Thames and Hudson. History of Design Book. Design Classics. Illustrated Art and Design Book.

Industrial Design. John Heskett. World Of Art. Thames and Hudson. History of Design Book. Design Classics. Illustrated Art and Design Book.

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'Industrial Design' by John Heskett. Part of Thames and Hudson's 'World Of Art' series. Originally published in 1980 this is the 1987 reprint. 180 black and white illustrations. 216 pages.

'The author's highly original, broadly based approach shows how many and how diverse are the forces that have shaped the forms surrounding us: the creativity of individual designers and design teams, technical innovations, economic and social pressures, and always the simultaneous and conflicting demands for continuity and change.'

'Fills a serious gap in the documentation of industrialised culture... here at last is a readable and thoughtful introduction to design which does not begin and end with art and architecture'

Good condition. Pages tight and unmarked. Just very minor scuffing to cover edges and a small crease to the front and back cover.

Measures 8 and 1/4" tall x 6" wide x 1/2" thick (21 cm x 15 cm x 1.5 cm)

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