Low-Cost Housing Here and Abroad: Report to Mayor LaGuardia

(NY: The author, 1935). First edition, advance issue (a more common published version has 35 pages). 4to. (4), 39 pp. [rectos only]. Illustrated, five plates. Straus is noted on the title page as "Special Housing Commissioner." Reporting on the mayor's charge "to make a survey and investigation of the method of procedure, the actual ability and operation of modern low rental dwellings by municipalities or the governments of Europe." OCLC locates three copies (Columbia, New York Public, National Agriculture Library). Black report folder, printed label on upper cover; Library of Congress accession and "duplicate" stamps; very good. Item #48365

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