Stock Image

House and Garden's Complete Guide to Interior Decoration Fifth Edition

The Editors of House and Garden

2 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 039456426X / ISBN 13: 9780394564265
Published by Simon & Schuster, New York, 1953
Condition: Very Good+ Clean Unmarked Hardcover
From Robert S. Brooks, Bookseller (Bristol, WI, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since December 10, 1998

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 34.50 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.50 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 079743

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: House and Garden's Complete Guide to ...

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, New York

Publication Date: 1953

Binding: Hard Cover

Illustrator: Yes Illustrated

Book Condition:Very Good+ Clean Unmarked

Edition: 5th Edition.

About this title

Synopsis:

Covers the works of contemporary interior decorators, including Geoffrey Benison, Mario Buatta, Jacques Grange, Albert Hadley, Piero Pinto, and John Saladino

From Publishers Weekly:

With the grace, warmth and cultural savvy that is their signature, the editors of House & Garden provide a sampling of the cream creations of international decorating masters, many of which appeared previously in the magazine. From the formal, Baroque grandeur of Geoffrey Bennison's Manhattan pied-a-terre for the Baron Guy de Rothschilds to the functional minimalism of Jack Ceglic's black-and-white East Hampton, N.Y., cottage for Joel Dean (of Dean & DeLuca), the breadth of styles reflected in this seductively photographed collection promises a richly satisfying perusal. Favoring the eclecticism of the 19th century, Mario Buatta transforms writer Taki Theodoracopulos's American brownstone into a chintz-saturated Victorian townhouse; Peter Marino returns Esquire magazine chairman Christopher Whittle's New York apartment in the Dakota to its original fin de siecle opulence with Sultanabad carpeting and jewel-colored silk damasks. Others focus on visualizing the essence of their inspiring clients. A section on the designers "at home" offers illuminating self-portraits that tend to be less "done" and more fantastical. (September
Copyright 1987 Reed Business Information, Inc.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

On line sales only

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Robert S Brooks,
7327 155th Ct
Kenosha, WI 53142
bob@rareliterature.com
847-867-7273


Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 1 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.0 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Cash PayPal