- A Vision of Britain: A Personal View of Architecture by HRH The Prince of Wales
Doubleday, 156 pp, £16.95, September 1989, ISBN 0 385 26903 X
- The Prince of Wales: Right or Wrong? An architect replies by Maxwell Hutchinson
Faber, 203 pp, £10.99, September 1989, ISBN 0 571 14287 7
For decades the Barber Surgeons lanced boils, cut for the stone and trimmed whiskers indiscriminately. Then the surgical specialists got a little education, left off hairdressing and became a profession. The architects, by contrast, made no clean break between the art of building and its ancillary sciences.