Hardcover. No DJ. Minor cover soil. Else clean,tight text. VG+; History of carved ship figureheads. Listing of carvers. Many illus.; Quarto; 223 pp. pages. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: American Figureheads and Their Carvers
Publisher: WW Norton & Co.
Publication Date: 1940
Illustrator: Illustrated by 32 plates, 11 figures
Edition: 1st Ed.
Book Description Kennikat Press, Port Washington, New York, 1969. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Some spotting and soiling to covers. Some slight waviness to a couple of pages at the front. Name on front free endpaper. 223 pages. Seller Inventory # 11293
Book Description W.W. Norton, New York, 1940., 1940. 1st edition, hardback, large 8vo, 223pp, illustrated, edges browned and a slight tobacco odour, text clean and binding sound, no inscriptions, blue cloth, Good / no dustwrapper. Seller Inventory # 218176
Book Description W.W. Norton, New York, 1940. Hard Cover Cloth. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Edition First Printing. Former owners name and address on endpapers else very clean text. VG, no dust jacket. Some age toneing of cloth covers. Heavy book may require additional postage. Seller Inventory # 052166
Book Description NORTON AND CO., NEW YORK, 1940. HARD BACK BROWN. Condition: VERY GOOD. General wear. Gold gilt on spine. Bookplate on front insidwe cover. Previous owners inscription on front free end page.Black and white illustrations. DATE PUBLISHED: 1940 EDITION: 223. Seller Inventory # 092718
Book Description W. W. Norton & Co., New York, 1940. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good +. 1st Edition. 223 pages, 32 b/w plates, Appendix 1: list of figureheads, billets, and stern carvings with the name of the ship Apendix 2: contemporary descriptions of figureheads, Appendix 3: list of carvers, and Appendix 4: Bibliography. 223 pages. very faint foxing on page edges. Size: 7 3./4 x 10 1/4 ". Seller Inventory # 86414
Book Description W.W. Norton & Company Inc., 1940. Large Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. First edition. Jacket edges rubbed, 1/2 inch closed tear repaired with tape on rear jacket edge, jacket toned, jacket price clipped. Related news articles laid in. 1940 Large Hardcover. 223,  pp. A study of American figurehead carvings and the artists who created them, illustrated with black-and-white photographs and drawings throughout, including 32 plates. Seller Inventory # 2276055
Book Description Norton, New York, 1940. hardcover. Condition: very good. First. 32 plates, 11 text illustrations, 223pp. 4to, rebound in library buckram, small library stamps. New York: Norton, (1940). First Edition. Very good. Seller Inventory # 210614
Book Description Kennikat Press, Port Washington, 1969. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Second Edition. 223pp, index, appendices, 32 bw plates, line drawings. Or cream cloth, lacking jacket. Minor wrinkle to cloth on rear. Size: 8vo. Seller Inventory # 035526
Book Description W. W. Norton & Company Inc., New York, 1940. Hardcover. Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. 223 pp. Titles: sp. Illust. w/ b/w plates: photographs, facsim. docs., and figure drawings. Grey cloth bds. T.e. dyed blue. E.p.s. age-toned. Usual handing wear to bds. Block fore-edge soiled. P/o penned, f.f.e.p. Interior leaves age-toned, else clean and tight. The pinnacle period of the American marine figurehead and the carver's art. Well documented historical study. Includes appendices w/ bibliography and index. Seller Inventory # 004305
Book Description W. W. Norton, New York, 1940. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. First Edition So Stated. Boards a bit handled but entirely unworn. Signed and Inscribed By Author. Seller Inventory # 006297