Ex-Library copy with typical library marks and stamps. Shelf and handling wear to cover and binding, with general signs of previous use. Re-bound in sturdy cloth library binding, which while not particularly attractive has done an excellent job of preserving the book itself, which is in great condition. A nice working copy, solid and clean. Secure packaging for safe delivery. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: French Provincial Architecture: As Shown in ...
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Scribner's, N.Y., 1924. Hardcover book, 11.25" x 15.25" , illustrated 3/4 cloth with 1/4 black cloth and spine; - covers are sunned, especially at the top, light wear top and bottom of spine - overall - very good; text is near fine; 26 pp of text, followed by 94 illustrations as photographs and 40 drawings (all present); some drawings in color, to scale, elevations, details of paneling, moldings, et cetera; photographs of interiors and exteriors, gateways, outbuildings, doors, et cetera; printed by Jacomet, Paris (6 lbs 14 oz). Bookseller Inventory # 005968
Book Description Scribners, New York, 1924. Hardcover. Book Condition: g. First edition. Folio. 26pp., xxxix measured drawings, 94 photographic plates. Original cloth backed illustrated boards with black lettering on cover and gilt on spine. Illustrated with 94 intriguing photogravure and xl detailed measured b/w and color drawings of formidable French provincial architecture from the 16th century to the early 19th century. The examples presented in this volume are based on basic principles of design: good proportion, simplicity, and suitability, and are included based on the author's premise to provide inspiration for American architecture. Some of the photogravure are in-text, most of them full page reproductions as are the measured drawings. Bookseller Inventory # 35044