The world of LEGO toys

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H.N. Abrams, 1987 - Antiques & Collectibles - 160 pages
A history of the successful toys, LEGO bricks, describing some of the things that can be built with them.

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The Birth of the Brick
A System of Play

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About the author (1987)

Henry Wiencek was series editor of the "Smithsonian Guide to Historic America, "a twelve-volume descriptive guide to the country's historic sites. He is author of "Old Houses, "with essays on the histories of eighteen American houses and the families who built them, published in association with the National Trust for Historic Preservation; two books on Southern architecture--"Mansions of Virginia Gentry "and "Plantations of the Deep South; "and several books for "Time-Life," He has contributed articles to "American Heritage "and" Smithsonian Magazine," Born in Boston and educated at Yale, he lives in Virginia with his wife, the writer Donna Lucey, and their son.

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