B001L12L4A Hardcover book that has little wear to the exterior. No dust jacket with this book. Binding is tight and text is clean throughout. Fast Shipper!. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Building Construction and Superintendence, ...
Publisher: William T. ComstockMcGraw-Hill Book Co. 1905-01-01
Publication Date: 1905
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: Fifth Edition.
Book Description William T Comstock. NY., 1898. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. 2nd Edition. Uniformly bound two volumes in the Building Construction and Superintendence series. Each bound in brown cloth with blind stamped decoration and gilt spine lettering. Part 1 - 'Mason's Work' is the Third Edition published in 1898 containing some 413 pages plus an extensive Index--260 illustrations. Part 2 - 'Carpenter's Work' is the Second Edition published in 1899 containing some 535 pages plus an extensive Index--525 illustrations. Just about everything you would need to know to build one of those marvelous Victorian homes from the turn-of-the-century. If you study these two books you will discover the complexity of the building of those homes. Mason's book with light overall wear--some speckling to the covers--about VERY GOOD. Carpenter's book with discoloration to the front cover--some paper adhering to the front cover; covers speckling--about GOOD. Each book in very nice internal condition with undamaged hinges. Nice set. GOOD+. Bookseller Inventory # 14578
Book Description William T Comstock, New York 1900 1902 1906, 1906. Brown Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good +. 260 +525 + 306 Illustrations (illustrator). Fourth Edition. 9 5/8" Tall. 421 + 14 pp ads; 543 + 10 pp ads;; 297 + 4 pp ads. Fourth Edition of Part 1 [dated 1900], Fourth Edition of Part II [dated 1902], probable first edition dated 1906 of Part III Section 1, which was completed shortly after Kidder's death. A clean, unmarked, undamaged matching set with even color to cloth and bright spine gilt. Volume 1has 3/16" fray along lower part of foredge of front board, and rear hinge is weak and beginning to crack. Volume II has a 1/8" area of fraying at bottom of front board, rear hinge cracked through. Volume III has solid hinges but is fraying at top and bottom of spine and at tips, particularly lower tip opf front board. Foreign postage will be extra, about $30 to $75. Bookseller Inventory # 019429