The Covered Bridge: An Old American Landmark Whose Romance, Stability, and Craftsmanship are ... The Covered Bridge: An Old American Landmark Whose Romance, Stability, and Craftsmanship are ...

The Covered Bridge: An Old American Landmark Whose Romance, Stability, and Craftsmanship are Typified by the Structures Remaining in Vermont

Herbert Wheaton Congdon

Published by Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY, 1946
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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Alfred A. Knopf, New York. 1946. Hardcover. Stated First Edition. Book is tight, square, and unmarked but for gift inscription on FFFP. Book Condition: Near Fine; small bleached area on rear lower tip. DJ: Good; intact but with small missing pieces on top edge and at cover at heel; several closed tears on edges and at front top flap edge. Maroon cloth boards and spine with bright gold lettering on spine. 151 pp. The covered bridge is one of the genuine American landmarks. The story of the development of these old bridges in Vermont is in many respects representative of the story of covered bridges throughout the country. A fascinating study of which the author and photographer of this book have made full use of. This new and corrected edition of a standard work includes 100 superb B&W photographs. A clean and very presentable copy in Brodart mylar. Bookseller Inventory # 003285

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Title: The Covered Bridge: An Old American Landmark...

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY

Publication Date: 1946

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Edmund Homer Royce

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Good

Edition: 1st Edition

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