Iconic Designs

    Iconic Designs

    50 Stories About 50 Things

    Grace Lees-Maffei

    Bloomsbury 2014

    Hardback 240pp Illustrated 246x188mm

    9780857853523   Product Code: 24618

    Spanning five millennia of artefacts, from chopsticks (c.3000 BCE) to Facebook, Grace Lees-Maffei presents 50 stories in five sections, each one arranged chronologically and including a great diversity of design. The first section covers objects in urban space ranging from the Eiffel Tower to Dubai's Palm Islands, but also includes mobility scooters and Concorde. The other themes are ideas and imagination on page and screen; objects in the workplace; domestic designs; and things we wear or carry with us.

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