Publisher's review copy. Apparent second edition (no direct statement but with publisher's explanatory text on dj front flap). xii, 220 pages. Hardcover: H 21.75cm x L 28.25cm. White dust jacket soiled, bumping and nicks at edges with two short tears at spine head. Blue cloth, vibrant gilt stamping to spine, front board decorated with pictorial b/w paste-on. MIT Press' folded review slip taped to front free endpaper with book's publication date for March 20, 1979 although the book's title and copyright pages do not have the MIT Press imprint and retain the original 1974 issue date. Interior pages are clean. Binding is firm. Else a very good+ copy in a very good- dust jacket. Prepared to accompany an exhibition organized by the Department of Printing and Graphic Arts, Harvard College Library, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University held from October 23 to December 8, 1974 and then touring to the Albany Institute of History and Art from January 7 to February 23, 1975, the Renwick Gallery in Washington, DC from March 21 to June 22, 1975. Please note that this large book has an approximate shipping weight of 3.5 pounds (1.58 kg) and will require additional postage for any postal class other than domestic Media Mail. ISBN 0914630008. Bookseller Inventory #
About the Author: Roger S. Wieck is former Assistant Curator of the Department of Printing and Graphic Arts at Houghton Library of the Harvard College Library.
Title: H.H. RICHARDSON AND HIS OFFICE; A CENTENNIAL...
Publisher: Cambridge, MA: Department of Printing and Graphic Arts, Harvard College Library - The MIT Press, March 20, 1979.
Book Description Harvard College Library, 1974. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine Dust Jacket. 4to. We specialize in fine books in collectible condition. Orders are professionaly packaged and shipped promptly. P11. Bookseller Inventory # 59765
Book Description Department of Printing and Graphic Arts Harvard College Library, 1974. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. No markings. Slight tanning to spine. Rectangular oversize. 220 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 93279
Book Description Department of Printing and Graph, 1974. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Ex-library copy. Ex-library copy with usual markings. In brodart clear protector jacket. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001440476
Book Description Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1974. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. First edition. 11 x 9 in. Paper wraps. Lavish plates. Condition is VERY GOOD ; covers and spine toned. Binding tight and text unmarked. PO's name and date on half title pg. Arch. Stax. Bookseller Inventory # 30145
Book Description Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 1983. Softcover. Navy blue wraps with color illustration. 190 pp. BW illustrations. Published in conjunction with a 1983 exhibition featuring 50 major items and 152 additional items. Good+ (ex-library with book plate, spine sticker and sticker on title page. Inscribed by Philip Hofer--Curator Emeritus to whom the manuscript was dedicated. Bent corner. Wear and rubbing on cover). Bookseller Inventory # 132077
Book Description Department of Printing and Graphic Arts, Cambridge, 1974. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Hardcover, 4to. B&W plates throughout. 220 pp with index. Mild foxing to top edge of text block. Otherwise FINE. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost. Size: 4to. Bookseller Inventory # 99571
Book Description Harvard College, Harvard, 1974. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Book good. 220 pp. Index. B/w illustrations and photographs. Oblong. Bookseller Inventory # 15958
Book Description Department of Printing and Graphic Arts Harvard College Library Fogg Art Museum, 1974. Softcover, 220 pages; good condition: abrasion to bottom of spine from removed tape; 3-inch smudge to rear edge of front cover; crease to lower left corner of rear cover; ex-museum library copy with library stamp on top edge of pages; inside front cover and colophon page; no other internal marks. Priority and foreign shipping may be extra. Bookseller Inventory # HeRiDe30
Book Description Dept of Printing & Graphic Arts, Harvard College Library Boston 1974, 1974. Dust Jacket Very Good -, edge Wear Ex Library, Stains and Stamp 22.5 x 28.0cms, 220pp, b/w & Colour Illusts Hard Cover Good +, Worn Boards at Base This book has chapters on Richardson's ecclesiastical buildings; urban and suburban residential buildings; commercial buildings; public buildings; educational buildings; library buildings; railroad commissions and miscellaneous schemes. Bookseller Inventory # 102620
Book Description Department of Printing and Graphic Arts, Harvard College Library, [Cambridge, Mass.], 1974. Hardcover. Aqua cloth, gilt letters on spine; BW illus. laid on front cover; white & illus. dust jacket, 220 pp., many BW & color illus. Issued in conjunction with an exhibition of drawings rendered by the office of American architect Henry Hobson Richardson (1838-1886). Begins with James F. O'Gorman's essay, "The Making of a Richardson Building, 1874-1886." Then examines 44 specific projects, including churches, residences, commercial buildings, public buildings, educational buildings, libraries, railroad stations, and a variety of miscellaneous structures. A terrific resource. G- (DJ has substantial aging, soiling and edge wear; book itself has slight foxing along book block edges; pages and illus. are clean.). Bookseller Inventory # 146862