Block Building for Children: Making Buildings of the World with the Ultimate Construction Toy

Lester R. Walker, Author, Witold Rybczynski, Author, Witold Rybczynski, Introduction by Overlook Press $22.95 (168p) ISBN 978-0-87951-609-3
Anything but plain, the wooden block is the basis for everything from geometric patterns to a cathedral in Block Building for Children by Lester Walker, preface by Witold Rybczynski. Illustrated with 67 black-and-white photographs and 125 line drawings, this guide helps would-be architects construct everything from a Greek temple to the Emerald City of Oz (Overlook, $22.95, 167p, ages 9-up ISBN 0-87951-609-7 Nov.).
Reviewed on: 10/02/1995
Release date: 10/01/1995
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