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Lewis Mumford: A Bibliography / F. Prefaces, Forewards, Introductions, and Epilogues

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F1 American Architecture of the Twentieth Century; A Series of Photographs and Measured Drawings of Modern, Civic, Commercial and Industrial Buildings.
Edited by Oliver Reagan.
With a preface by Lewis Mumford. New York: Architectural Book Publishing Co., 1927. 2 vols.


F2 The Interpreter Geddes, the Man and His Gospel.
by Amelia D. Defries.
With a foreword by Rabindranath Tagore and an introduction by Israel Zangwill; preface by Lewis Mumford. New York: Boni and Liveright, 1927.

Same preface also included in British edition: London: G. Routledge and Sons, 1927.

This preface is a reprint of Mumford s article, "Who Is Patrick Geddes?", published in Survey Graphic, LIII (February 1, 1925), 523-24.


F3 Erewhon and Erewhon Revisited.
by Samuel Butler.
Introduction by Lewis Mumford. New York: Modem Library, 1927.


F4 Thomas H. Benton.
With an introduction by Lewis Mumford. New York: New Gallery, [1927?].

A four-page catalog for the Benton exhibit.


F5 A Scholar s Testament. Two Letters from George Edward Woodberry to J. E. Spingarn.
With an introductory note by Lewis Mumford. Amenia, NewYork: Privately printed at the Troutbeck Press, 1931.


F5.1 The Seventh New Yorker Album.
With a forward by Lewis Mumford. New York: Random House, 1935.


F6 Planned Society: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow; A Symposium by Thirty-Five Economists, Sociologists, and Statesmen.
Edited by Findlay Mackenzie.
With a foreword by Lewis Mumford. New York: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1937.


F7 Roofs for 40 Millions, An Exhibition on Housing.
by American Group, Inc.
With a foreword by Lewis Mumford. New York: Sheridan Square Press, [1938].


F8 Robert Gair; A Study.
by H. Allen Smith.
With an introduction by Lewis Mumford. New York: Dial Press, 1939.


F9 Greenbelt.
by O. Kline Fulmer.
With an introduction by Lewis Mumford. Washington, D.C.: American Council on Public Affairs, 1941.


F10 "Politics and the Poet."
by J. E. Spingarn.
Introduction by Lewis Mumford. Atlantic Monthly, CLXX (November 1942), 73-78.


F11 Patrick Geddes, Maker of the Future.
by Philip Boardman.
With an introduction by Lewis Mumford. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina, 1944.


F12 Warsaw Lives Again.
by Stanislaw Albrecht.
Introduction by Lewis Mumford. Published by Committee on Exhibition, "Warsaw Lives Again," 1946.


F13 Garden Cities of Tomorrow.
by Ebenezer Howard.
Edited, with a preface by F. J. Osborn. With an introductory essay by Lewis Mumford. London: Faber and Faber, 1946.

Reprinted in 1965 and issued as a Faber Paper Covered Edition.

Reprinted and published in the United States as follows:

Cambridge, Mass.: M.I.T. Paperback Series, M.I.T. Press, 1965.


F14 Patrick Geddes in India.
Edited by Jacqueline Tyrwhitt.
With an introduction by Lewis Mumford, and a preface by H. V. Lancaster. London: L. Humphries, 1947.


F15 The Family Log; Families, like Ships, Keep Records.
Edited by Kenneth S. Beam.
With a foreword by Lewis Mumford. San Diego, California: Special Projects Continuation Committee, [1947].


F16 Conurbation, A Planning Survey of Birmingham and the Black Country.
by the West Midland Group.
With a foreword by Lewis Mumford. London: Architectural Press, 1948.


F17 A Full Life in the Country; The Sudbury and District Plan.
by Keith Jeremiah.
With a foreword by Lewis Mumford. London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1949.


F18 Toward New Towns for America.
by Clarence S. Stein.
With an introduction by Lewis Mumford. Liverpool: University Press of Liverpool; agents for the Western Hemisphere: Public Administration Service, Chicago, 1951.

Revised edition, retaining Mumford's introduction of the earlier edition, published as follows:

New York: Reinhold Publishing Co., 1957.

Reprint of the 1957 edition published as follows:

Cambridge, Mass.: M.I.T. Press, 1966.


F19 Our World from the Air; An International Survey of Man and His Environment.
by Erwin A. Gutkind.
With a foreword by G. P. Gooch and an introduction by Lewis Mumford. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday and Co., 1952.


F20 Europe, A Journey with Pictures.
by Anne Fremantle and Bryan Holme.
Foreword by Lewis Mumford. New York: Studio Publications in association with Thomas Y. Crowell, 1954.


F21 Pennsylvania Triangle, XLII (January 1956), 11.
Mumford wrote an introduction for this issue of the publication of the students of the Fine Arts and Engineering Schools of the University of Pennsylvania.


F22 Form in Civilization; Collected Papers on Art and Labour. 2nd edition.
by William R. Lethaby.

With a foreword by Lewis Mumford. London: Oxford University Press, 1957.


F23 Walls: Res Sanctae/Res Sacrae.
A passage from Versuch über die Graebersymbolik der Alten.
Translated by B. Q. Morgan and with a note on J. J. Bachofen by Lewis Mumford.
Lexington, Ky.: Stamperia del Santuccio, 1961.


F24 Notre Dame of Paris.
by Allan Temko.
With an introduction by Lewis Mumford. New York: Time Incorporated, 1962.


F25 The New Exploration; A Philosophy of Regional Planning.
by Benton MacKaye.
With an introduction by Lewis Mumford. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1962.


F26 Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres.
by Henry Adams.
With an introduction by Lewis Mumford. New York: Collier Books, 1963.


F27 The New Towns; The Answer to Megalopolis.
by Frederick J. Osborn and Arnold Whittick.
With an introduction by Lewis Mumford. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1963.

Same edition published in Great Britain as follows:

London: Leonard Hill, 1963.


F28 Portmeirion, the Place and Its Meaning.
by Clough Williams-Ellis.
With photographs by Edwin Smith and an epilogue by Lewis Mumford. London: Faber and Faber, 1963.

Mumford s epilogue is an extract from his article "From Crotchet Castle to Arthur's Seat," New Yorker, XXXVII (January 13, 1962), 82+.


F29 Rebuilding Cities.
by Percy Johnson-Marshall.
With an introduction by Lewis Mumford. Chicago: Aldine Publishing Co., 1966.


F30 Design with Nature.
by Ian L. McHarg.
With an introduction by Lewis Mumford. Garden City, N.Y.: published for the American Museum of Natural History by the Natural History Press, 1969.


F31 The Van Wyck Brooks-Lewis Mum ford Letters: The Record of a Literary Friendship, 1921-1963.
Edited by Robert E. Spiller.
With an introduction ("The Beginnings of a Friendship") by Lewis Mumford. New York: E. P. Dutton and Co., 1970.


F32 The Ecological Basis of Planning.
By Artur Glikson. Edited by Lewis Mumford.
The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff., 1971.

Introduction by Lewis Mumford which is also published in adapted form with the title "Artur Glikson: The Planner as Ecologist," in American Institute of Planners. Journal, XXXVIII (January 1972), 3-10.


F33 Lewis Mumford: A Bibliography, 1914-1970.
Edited by Elmer S. Newman.
With an introduction by Lewis Mumford. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1971.


F34 Memoirs of Waldo Frank.
Edited by Alan Trachtenberg.
With an introduction by Lewis Mumford. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1973.

Reprinted in My Works and Days (1979) with the title "Waldo Frank: The Ego and His Own."


F35 The Writings of Paul Rosenfeld.
Edited by Charles L. P. Filet.
With a foreword by Lewis Mumford. New York: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1981.

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