Hardcover, folio, 292 pp. A touch of fading to the spine, still a lightly used near fine copy with clean contents and tight binding in a very good publisher's slip case (just some minor edge wear and no split seams). A really nice copy. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Early Architecture of Georgia With a ...
Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press
Publication Date: 1957
Book Condition: Near fine
Edition: First Edition
Book Description Chapel Hill, NC: The University of North Carolina Press [UNC Press], 1957., 1957. Slipcase rubbed, scuffed, and soiled with surface chips to paper most notable and left and right panel corners; some paper tearing and splitting at seams as well. First edition (not stated but per matching dates upon title and copyright pages). xvi, 292 pages. Hardcover: H 33.25cm x L 25.5cm. No dust jacket as issued. Muted red cloth for spine and less than half of boards with majority of boards covered in tan cloth; strong staining directly along spine with strong rubbing to black title block and gilt lettering therein; pervasive light brown spotting to boards' tan cloth with small slender patches of light mottling to cloth along boards' fore-edges. A few foxing spots upon edges; past owner's pencil signature and date at top of half-title page; light foxing to half-title and rear free endpaper. A few interior pages have light soiling at their fore-edge margins but leaves overall remain quite clean. Binding is firm. A good+ copy in only a good slipcase. With 52 plans and detail drawings, ten town plans and maps (including Seutter city plan for Savannah on front and rear endpapers), 270 b/w photographs including frontispiece by Frances Benjamin Johnston. Features Foreword, and Index with text divided into six parts titled as: "The Land and the People," "Cities and Towns," "Domestic Architecture of Coastal Georgia," "Domestic Architecture of the Piedmont," "Civil Architecture," and "Conclusion." Please note that this large book has an approximate shipping weight of 5.75 pounds and will require additional postage for any postal class other than domestic Media Mail. Seller Inventory # D17-5214