New York: Hopkinson and Blake Publishers, 1969. First edition. Original Orange Cloth. Quarto, pp. 286, illustrated with b/w photos & plans, bibliography. Signed by David Parry on the front cover dust jacket in ink. Very Good in Good DJ. Item #2123
A comprehensive look at many examples of residential housing, combined residence and nursing facilities, foreign residential and nursing care facilities, and nursing homes. A book which was way ahead of its time. Scarce. From the professional library of Dr. David Parry, British educated architect who came to the United States to work for/with Buckminster Fuller. He finished MA and PhD degrees at the Harvard School of Design, before working in New York and Mass. in Urban Planning.