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Item Description: 2013. Book Condition: New. ***This is the EBook version (.pdf format) of the 1917 edition. Scanned from the original book !!** You will be receiving the text of this book via download. An email will be sent shortly to your email address containing the download instructions. This is an ebook. All sales final unless there is illegibility to text. Bookseller Inventory # 677352

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Item Description: 2013. Ebook. Book Condition: New. 732 Lang:- eng, Pages 732, It is the Ebook edition of the original edition published long back [1917]. We found this book important for the readers who want to know about our old treasure so we brought it back in pdf format. These are scanned images of the original book in pdf format. You will be receiving this Pdf via download. An email will be sent shortly to your email address containing the download instructions. This is an Ebook. All sales final unless there is illegibility to text. Language: eng. Bookseller Inventory # 9999000129659

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Item Description: 2013. Ebook. Book Condition: NEW. Lang:- English,It is the Ebook edition of the original edition published long back [1912]. We found this book important for the readers who want to know about our old treasure so we brought it back in pdf format. These are scanned images of the original book in pdf format. You will be receiving this Pdf via download. An email will be sent shortly to your email address containing the download instructions. This is an Ebook. All sales final unless there is illegibility to text. Language: English. Bookseller Inventory # 9999001752457

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Item Description: Illuminating Engineering Society of North America, Unknown, 1976. Softcover. Book Condition: Good. Ex-Library from a university library. Usual stickers, barcodes, and stampings. Slight edgewear and rubbing to covers and spine. Interior is clean, and binding is firm and straight. No dust-jacket. Bookseller Inventory # PASTPAGE072371I

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Item Description: Illuminating Engineering Society, 1965. ( trade PB, x-lib w/usual markings, cover worn with three ring binder holes, o/w in good cond. ). Bookseller Inventory # 27175

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Item Description: IES Monograph, 1967. ( trade PB, x-lib w/usual markings, cover worn with three ring binder holes, o/w in good cond. ). Bookseller Inventory # 27174

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Harris, R. G.

Published by Robert Grant & Son, Edinburgh, 1910. With 5 tables. (1910)

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Item Description: Robert Grant & Son, Edinburgh, 1910. With 5 tables., 1910. Several in-text illustration and full page plates. Pages: 631. 7" x 10 1/4". Binding: Original light brown wrappers with black titles at front, partially unopened. ( Also contains Seismic Radiations, Part II by C. G. Knott See vol 28, issue 3, pages 217-230 for part 1 of this article. pages 23-37. Andew's Meaurements of the Compression of Carbon Dioxide and of Mixtures of Carbon Dioxide and Nitrogen by C. G. Knott With tables. pages 1-22. ). Heavy soiling at wrappers, loss of small pieces of spine wrapper at ends, closed tears on the joints at the spine ends. Small library stamp at front wrappers. Internally all text leaves are clean and tight in wrappers. Bookseller Inventory # 234015

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Anita Loos

Published by The Folio Society of London, Eng (1990)

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Item Description: The Folio Society of London, Eng, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Very Good. Appears unread with NO markings. Pasadena's finest new and used bookstore. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000089066

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Item Description: 1819. Disbound. Book Condition: Very Good. Note; this is an original article removed (extracted) from the annual volume, not an offprint or a reprint. Quarto. pp11-28. 18 pages, 1 plate. Very good. Bookseller Inventory # 48493

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ILLUMINATING ENGINEERING SOCIETY

Published by Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press, . Pages 525 - 1052, illustrated . LB Marks on interior illumination, L. Bell on exterior illumination, Wrightington on exterior illumination by gas, JW Lieb on commercial aspects of electric lighting, and other lectures. (1911)

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Item Description: Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press, . Pages 525 - 1052, illustrated . LB Marks on interior illumination, L. Bell on exterior illumination, Wrightington on exterior illumination by gas, JW Lieb on commercial aspects of electric lighting, and other lectures., 1911. Hardcover. Good+; owner's name sticker and stain on cover. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 504

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Cohen, John.

Published by WATTS LONDON 1946, LONDON (1946)

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Item Description: WATTS LONDON 1946, LONDON, 1946. 1st edition. Very Good Bright tight condition hardback Good dustjacket edgwea Thinker's Library. Bookseller Inventory # 027590

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Item Description: Huntingdon WV 1932., 1932. Illus, 9 x 6", cloth, 342 w/ index, stamped name, rubbed. Bookseller Inventory # 81-164

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Various Authors

Published by The Illuminating Engineering Society, Baltimore (1938)

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Item Description: The Illuminating Engineering Society, Baltimore, 1938. Wraps. Book Condition: Good. Printed blue wraps. Pagination runs 301-400, with a section of members listed in the rear. Black and white photos present throughout, including a tipped in photo portrait of an unidentified gentleman. A single issue of this journal containing articles on 'a New Era of School Lighting,' 'Lighting News,' 'Light and Architecture,' 'Recommended Practice of School Lighting,' ' Reflection Factors of Acoustical Materials,' etc. The Society was formed in 1906, with the goal of educating the public on proper lighting standards. GOOD condition with minor uneven darkening and soiling. Some scuffing, superficial abrasions to the front cover, with very minor loss at the upper front and lower rear fore edge, appearing to be insect damage. Interior clean and solid. Bookseller Inventory # 006052

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John E. Kaufman

Published by Illuminating Engineering (1987)

ISBN 10: 0879950242 ISBN 13: 9780879950248

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Item Description: Illuminating Engineering, 1987. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_0879950242

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John E. Kaufman

Published by Illuminating Engineering (1987)

ISBN 10: 0879950242 ISBN 13: 9780879950248

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Item Description: Illuminating Engineering, 1987. Book Condition: Good. N/A. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP23609714

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Item Description: 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprinted from 1917 edition. NO changes have been made to the original text. Each page is checked manually before printing. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in b/w. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. It is not a set, only a single book/volume. This paperback book is SEWN perfect bound, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This book is printed on demand on acid-free paper.(Original publisher, New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc, etc., etc. ) 732 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 452073281

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Loos, Anita (drawings by ffolkes)

Published by Folio Society, London, (1985)

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Item Description: Folio Society, London, 1985. Hardcover, octavo, 134pp., b&w drawings. Yellow cloth boards with black line drawing. Minimal wear. A few spots on side text block edges with top edge stained dark brown. Fine in slightly rubbed slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # 65245

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Item Description: 2013. HARDCOVER. Book Condition: New. 732 Lang:- eng, Pages 732, It is the reproduction of the original edition published long back in black & white format [1917]. Hardcover with sewing binding with glossy laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, professionally processed without changing its contents.We found this book important for the readers who want to know about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Print on Demand. Language: eng. Bookseller Inventory # 1111000129659

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Illuminating Engineering Society

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ISBN 10: 1230053328 ISBN 13: 9781230053325

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Item Description: Rarebooksclub.com, United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 246 x 189 mm. Language: English Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1917 edition. Excerpt: .society, etc. The Illuminating En gineering Society brought all of these A historical a, ddress given at the mid-winter convention of the Illuminating Engineenng 5 lt-Y, New York, February 10, Ti, 1916. The Illuminating Engineering Society is not responsible for the ltatvmfllu vanced by contributors. elements together; the physicist, the physiologist, the psychologist, the electrical engineer, the gas engineer, the architect, the fixture designer, the manufacturer, the school superintendent, etc. Not only have all of these been represented in the membership of the Society and its committees, but in the management as well, ---a plan which has yielded results that would have been impossible without such co-operation. The subject of lighting was discussed from all points of view, ----hygienic, economic, esthetic--in technical papers presented by individuals, committee reports and discussions at meetings; thus giving to the world a comprehensive treatment of the science and art from every standpoint, so that in ten years we have gathered in the printed TRANSACTIONS of the Society, volumes aggregating 8,000 pages, constituting the most complete reference library on illumination to be found anywhere. Before the Society was organized, lighting was largely a matter of guessing. Now it is a matter of science, and the rule of thumb that existed before has given way to definite calculations which may be depended upon to ensure the same lighting result in all cases under stated conditions. This does not mean that the Society has been interested only in the scientific side of th6 question. On the contrary it has laid great stress on the esthetic side and has recognized the general principle that science and art should go hand in. Bookseller Inventory # APC9781230053325

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Item Description: RareBooksClub. Paperback. Book Condition: New. This item is printed on demand. Paperback. 446 pages. Dimensions: 9.7in. x 7.4in. x 0.9in.This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1917 edition. Excerpt: . . . society, etc. The Illuminating En gineering Society brought all of these A historical a, ddress given at the mid-winter convention of the Illuminating Engineenng 5lt-Y, New York, February 10, Ti, 1916. The Illuminating Engineering Society is not responsible for the ltatvmfllu vanced by contributors. elements together; the physicist, the physiologist, the psychologist, the electrical engineer, the gas engineer, the architect, the fixture designer, the manufacturer, the school superintendent, etc. Not only have all of these been represented in the membership of the Society and its committees, but in the management as well, ---a plan which has yielded results that would have been impossible without such co-operation. The subject of lighting was discussed from all points of view, ----hygienic, economic, esthetic--in technical papers presented by individuals, committee reports and discussions at meetings; thus giving to the world a comprehensive treatment of the science and art from every standpoint, so that in ten years we have gathered in the printed TRANSACTIONS of the Society, volumes aggregating 8, 000 pages, constituting the most complete reference library on illumination to be found anywhere. Before the Society was organized, lighting was largely a matter of guessing. Now it is a matter of science, and the rule of thumb that existed before has given way to definite calculations which may be depended upon to ensure the same lighting result in all cases under stated conditions. This does not mean that the Society has been interested only in the scientific side of th6 question. On the contrary it has laid great stress on the esthetic side and has recognized the general principle that science and art should go hand in. . . This item ships from La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 9781230053325

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Item Description: 29x21. Enc. en tela con ilustraciones en b/n y gráficos y tablas. Waverly Press, Inc. United States, 1972. Texto en Inglés. Bookseller Inventory # 30330

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Illuminating Engineering Society

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Item Description: Rarebooksclub.com, United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 246 x 189 mm. Language: English Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1917 edition. Excerpt: .society, etc. The Illuminating En gineering Society brought all of these A historical a, ddress given at the mid-winter convention of the Illuminating Engineenng 5 lt-Y, New York, February 10, Ti, 1916. The Illuminating Engineering Society is not responsible for the ltatvmfllu vanced by contributors. elements together; the physicist, the physiologist, the psychologist, the electrical engineer, the gas engineer, the architect, the fixture designer, the manufacturer, the school superintendent, etc. Not only have all of these been represented in the membership of the Society and its committees, but in the management as well, ---a plan which has yielded results that would have been impossible without such co-operation. The subject of lighting was discussed from all points of view, ----hygienic, economic, esthetic--in technical papers presented by individuals, committee reports and discussions at meetings; thus giving to the world a comprehensive treatment of the science and art from every standpoint, so that in ten years we have gathered in the printed TRANSACTIONS of the Society, volumes aggregating 8,000 pages, constituting the most complete reference library on illumination to be found anywhere. Before the Society was organized, lighting was largely a matter of guessing. Now it is a matter of science, and the rule of thumb that existed before has given way to definite calculations which may be depended upon to ensure the same lighting result in all cases under stated conditions. This does not mean that the Society has been interested only in the scientific side of th6 question. On the contrary it has laid great stress on the esthetic side and has recognized the general principle that science and art should go hand in. Bookseller Inventory # APC9781230053325

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Item Description: Book on Demand, Miami, 2015. Perfect binding. Book Condition: NEW. Dust Jacket Condition: NEW. 5.8" x 8.3". In English language. This book, "Illuminating engineering practice; lectures on illuminating engineering delivered at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, September 20 to 28, . and the Illuminating Engineering Society", is a replication. It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible. This item is printed on demand. Thank you for supporting classic literature. SOFT COVER. Bookseller Inventory # 1512414

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Item Description: Hardpress Publishing, United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 229 x 152 mm. Language: English Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition), as this leads to bad quality books with introduced typos. (2) In books where there are images such as portraits, maps, sketches etc We have endeavoured to keep the quality of these images, so they represent accurately the original artefact. Although occasionally there may be certain imperfections with these old texts, we feel they deserve to be made available for future generations to enjoy. Bookseller Inventory # AAV9781313051729

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Item Description: HardPress Publishing. Paperback. Book Condition: New. This item is printed on demand. Paperback. 734 pages. Dimensions: 9.0in. x 6.0in. x 1.5in.Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition), as this leads to bad quality books with introduced typos. (2) In books where there are images such as portraits, maps, sketches etc We have endeavoured to keep the quality of these images, so they represent accurately the original artefact. Although occasionally there may be certain imperfections with these old texts, we feel they deserve to be made available for future generations to enjoy. This item ships from La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 9781313051729

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Illuminating Engineering Society

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ISBN 10: 1130098842 ISBN 13: 9781130098846

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Item Description: Rarebooksclub.com, United States, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 246 x 189 mm. Language: English Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 Excerpt: .in this attempt to prove Mr. Jefferson s grasp of the important subject of daylight illumination. A few statements are found indicating the size and number of window panes, but the most complete statement discovered, in Mr. Jefferson s own handwriting on the back of a drawing for one of the hotels at the University, reads as follows: In this drawing the room adjacent to the dormitory is very poorly lighted and aired, having other rooms on 3. sides, it could receive air and light on one side only, and that by a single window opening into the arcade, to remedy this, place a window over the point (a) between the top of the terras and the top of the external entablature in flank, intermitting the entablature at that place, make the window semicircular and return the entablature on itself on each side so as to embrace the window on each side, and all but in contact with it. instead of a full architrave let it shew a 2. I. ogee only on it s rim, to leave more space for light; let the window sill range with the bottom of the entablature, and the top of the ogee with the top of the entablature; which being (say) 35. I. high, after deducting 5. I. for the sill and ogee, leaves 30. I. for the radius of the semicircular sash, this window should open on pivots placed horizontally (as the upper windows in the Monticello house) to be managed by a cord, or (being but 8. f.--8.1, from the floor) may be opened and shut by hand, mounting into a chair. This extract gives a clear idea of the minuteness with which Mr. Jefferson treated the detail in his designs, and can well be accepted as indicative of a similar care and circumspection in regard to the lighting and ventilating arrangements of all his struc tures. It seems undoubtedly correct to as. Bookseller Inventory # APC9781130098846

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Illuminating Engineering Society

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Item Description: RareBooksClub. Paperback. Book Condition: New. This item is printed on demand. Paperback. 210 pages. Dimensions: 9.7in. x 7.4in. x 0.4in.This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 Excerpt: . . . in this attempt to prove Mr. Jeffersons grasp of the important subject of daylight illumination. A few statements are found indicating the size and number of window panes, but the most complete statement discovered, in Mr. Jeffersons own handwriting on the back of a drawing for one of the hotels at the University, reads as follows: In this drawing the room adjacent to the dormitory is very poorly lighted and aired, having other rooms on 3. sides, it could receive air and light on one side only, and that by a single window opening into the arcade, to remedy this, place a window over the point (a) between the top of the terras and the top of the external entablature in flank, intermitting the entablature at that place, make the window semicircular and return the entablature on itself on each side so as to embrace the window on each side, and all but in contact with it. instead of a full architrave let it shew a 2. I. ogee only on its rim, to leave more space for light; and let the window sill range with the bottom of the entablature, and the top of the ogee with the top of the entablature; which being (say) 35. I. high, after deducting 5. I. for the sill and ogee, leaves 30. I. for the radius of the semicircular sash, this window should open on pivots placed horizontally (as the upper windows in the Monticello house) to be managed by a cord, or (being but 8. f. --8. 1, from the floor) may be opened and shut by hand, mounting into a chair. This extract gives a clear idea of the minuteness with which Mr. Jefferson treated the detail in his designs, and can well be accepted as indicative of a similar care and circumspection in regard to the lighting and ventilating arrangements of all his struc tures. It seems undoubtedly correct to as. . . This item ships from La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 9781130098846

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Johns Hopkins ]

Published by The Johns Hopkins Press, Baltimore, Maryland (1911)

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Item Description: The Johns Hopkins Press, Baltimore, Maryland, 1911. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [4], [525]-1052 pages. Volume 2 ONLY. Green cloth. 8vo. Gilt titling still bright on spine, minor wear elsewhere, especially at the corners. Clean and bright internally, a great working copy. Many lectures by various professors covering a multitude of practical topics. Starting with basic theory of the eye, moving to physiological and psychological aspects of illuminating, to engineering considerations and calculating, to principles of design for interior and exterior illumination, a useful historical text for what was worthwhile knowing at the time. It is useful to note that in 1911 there were still many places without any kind of electrical illumination - there is significant attention paid also to gas street lighting, shades reflectors and diffusing media, and commercial lighting as well. Volume 1 (NOT PRESENT HERE) notes that this special course was set up to teach 240 students the specialized knowledge needed to grow the number of trained individuals in the field. Volume 1 dealt with the physics and chemistry of light. Bookseller Inventory # JK1320950

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Illuminating Engineering Society

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Item Description: Rarebooksclub.com, United States, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 246 x 189 mm. Language: English Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 Excerpt: . of rug departments where rug racks are used, the higher intensities may be obtained by special fixtures and the general illumination in such cases may be kept low. It seems necessary in the sale of oriental rugs to create an atmosphere which resembles the eastern setting of the rugs, and this of course means very dim lighting. The idea seems to prevail also that the same thing is true in regard to lighting for all rugs. I believe, however, that this is largely a fallacy. In the more modern homes of to-day the rugs are seen in a good light and there is just as much reason for good lighting for the display of such goods as for any other line of merchandise. In regard to furniture departments, polished surfaces are presented on every hand and unless a highly diffused lighting system is used the attempt to cut down the glare results in the use of low candlepower lamps. The absorption of light is very great in such departments also as in the case of rug departments, thus often giving the general impression of being lighted to a much lower intensity than other departments of the store. The power of example is strong, and if any store with a reasonably good standing has departments lighted in this manner other stores in carrying out their lighting schemes are impressed with the general effect and follow this example in their own cases. There is no question, however, that by the use of a well diffused lighting system increased illumination at least to a par with that of other departments will be justified by resulting sales. Human nature does not differ materially when purchasing furniture or rugs to what it does when purchasing any other kind of merchandise. The people want to see what they are getting, and a well lighted salesroom for rugs or furniture will just. Bookseller Inventory # APC9781130517859

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Item Description: RareBooksClub. Paperback. Book Condition: New. This item is printed on demand. Paperback. 232 pages. Dimensions: 9.7in. x 7.4in. x 0.5in.This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 Excerpt: . . . of rug departments where rug racks are used, the higher intensities may be obtained by special fixtures and the general illumination in such cases may be kept low. It seems necessary in the sale of oriental rugs to create an atmosphere which resembles the eastern setting of the rugs, and this of course means very dim lighting. The idea seems to prevail also that the same thing is true in regard to lighting for all rugs. I believe, however, that this is largely a fallacy. In the more modern homes of to-day the rugs are seen in a good light and there is just as much reason for good lighting for the display of such goods as for any other line of merchandise. In regard to furniture departments, polished surfaces are presented on every hand and unless a highly diffused lighting system is used the attempt to cut down the glare results in the use of low candlepower lamps. The absorption of light is very great in such departments also as in the case of rug departments, thus often giving the general impression of being lighted to a much lower intensity than other departments of the store. The power of example is strong, and if any store with a reasonably good standing has departments lighted in this manner other stores in carrying out their lighting schemes are impressed with the general effect and follow this example in their own cases. There is no question, however, that by the use of a well diffused lighting system increased illumination at least to a par with that of other departments will be justified by resulting sales. Human nature does not differ materially when purchasing furniture or rugs to what it does when purchasing any other kind of merchandise. The people want to see what they are getting, and a well lighted salesroom for rugs or furniture will just. . . This item ships from La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 9781130517859

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