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Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$50.00

Alpha Portland Cement Co.
Alpha Cement: How to Use It
Easton, PA: Alpha Portland Cement Co., 1915

1923 edition. Small quarto. 104 pp; full of b/w illustrations, construction drawings; tables; index. Pictorial stiff card covers. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, page edges lightly foxed; covers bright, spine mildly rubbed, minor stained spots on back cover.
Inventory number #014193



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Hartmann-Sanders Co.
Colonial Entrances of Character & Distinction. Catalog No. 52
Chicago: Hartmann Sanders Company, 1925

Quarto. 32 pp; full of b/w photographs. Illustrated stapled wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; cover lightly soiled. OCLC lists 2 copies of this edition.
Inventory number #014192



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$60.00

Trade Catalogue
Hand Power Elevators and Dumb Waiters. Catalogue L
NY: Sedgwick Machine Works, Inc., 1914

First edition. Slim octavo. 52 pp; reproduction of photo of Charles Henry Sedgwick tipped-in opposite history of company on page 2; numerous b/w illustrations; index. Printed wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers show minor edge wear, tiny black spot near bottom edge of front cover. There is a tipped-in printed slip on front free endpaper regarding ordering and fulfillment.
Inventory number #014186



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$35.00


Scientific American Building Monthly. No. 210. April 1903
NY: Munn & Co., 1903

Vol. 35, No. 4. Folio (16" x 11"). pp 68-88 + 10 pp advertisements; b/w illustrations. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers lightly soiled, base of spine lightly creased. The cover photograph is the Roger Morris mansion, Washington's headquarters in NY, 1776.
Inventory number #014176



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$75.00

Vermont Marble Company
MARBLE GOES MODERN
Proctor, VT: Vermont Marble Co., 1940

First Edition. Octavo. [28] pp (pp 13-18 fold out); profusely illustrated with b/w photographs. Pictorial blue & white stiff card covers. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, short tear at bottom corner of pg 13. Attractive trade piece illustrates the various uses of marble, including building facades, lobbies, garden ornament, sculpture, public memorials & cemetery memorials, residences, bathrooms, and items in the home - candlesticks, bookends, etc.
Inventory number #014135



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Austin, Jean, Editor
THE AMERICAN HOME. September 1934
Garden City: Country-Life-American Home Corp., 1934

Volume 12, No. 4. Quarto. pp 183-260; many b/w & some color illustrations. Paperback. VG. This issue features Small House Portfolio: 14 House Plans.
Inventory number #014110



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Austin, Jean, Editor
THE AMERICAN HOME. January 1938
NY: American Home Publishing Co., 1938

Volume 19, No. 2. Quarto. 76 pp; many b/w & some color illustrations. Paperback. VG. Cover design by Herbert E. Marsden.
Inventory number #014109



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Townsend, Reginald T., Editor
THE AMERICAN HOME. September 1930
NY: Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1930

Volume 4, No. 6. Quarto. pp 543-628, b/w & some color illustrations. Paperback. VG. Cover [color kitchen interior] by Lurelle Guild.
Inventory number #014108



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Townsend, Reginald T., Editor
THE AMERICAN HOME. July 1930
NY: Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1930

Volume 4, No. 4. Quarto. pp 399-470, numerous b/w & some color illustrations. Paperback. VG. Cover design by J. Floyd Yewell
Inventory number #014107



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Kornfeld, Albert, Editor
HOUSE & GARDEN, July 1950
NY: Conde Nast, 1950

Small folio. 114 pp; profusely illustrated in color & b/w. Paperback. VG, spine has several tears, with small loss at top; covers & first few pp a bit wrinkled with light dampstaining, light edge wear. Cover photograph by Horst - Steinway Baby Grand photographed at Manor House, the model wears dress by Ceil Chapman. The issue features "Music for Everybody", with many articles including "Uncontrary Mary Martin" by Hope Hammond, "The State of Jazz" by Alec Wilder, and "Be Kind to your Piano" by Gyorgy Sandor. Other articles include George Washington's Herb Garden, and "Sissinghurst" by Vita Sackville-West.
Inventory number #014104



Binding: Softcover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$65.00

Trade Catalogue
Harris Brothers Co., Chicago, Catalog No. 189: Building Material, Millwork, Lumber, Harris Homes, Presto-Up Garages, Lakeside Cottages, Perfection Plumbing and Heating Systems
Chicago: Harris Brothers Co., 1924

Quarto. 408 pp; profuse b/w illustrations including sketches, engravings, and photographs, with pictorial color cover. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; front cover with special "Freight Paid by Us" Offer affixed to spine edge, measuring 11" high x 6" wide; light edgewear, small soiled area at upper spine corner.
Inventory number #014083



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$55.00

Harris Brothers Company
"Presto-Up" Patented Bolt-Together Garages. Catalog No. 38-KG
Chicago: Harris Brothers Co., 1922

Quarto. 16 pp; numerous b/w photographs, drawings and diagrams. Staple bound with two-color pictorial covers. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers bright with minor soil. The catalog features six garage models, in single & double versions, as well as accessories - doors, hinges, bolts, etc. - and two-, three-, and four-room lakeside cottages. These are sectional buildings, ready to bolt together.
Inventory number #014082



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$45.00


ARCHITECTURE. May 1936. Vol. 73, No. 5
NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936

Small House Issue. Quarto. pp 259-324; full of b/w photographs, architectural drawings and floor plans. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; 1-in. tear at head of spine & 0.5-in. tear at base of spine with no loss, rear cover toned. This issue features thirty-one small houses with b/w photo and floor plan; identifying architect, location & owner. Includes Number 115 of Architecture's Portfolio - Corner Windows. This is Architecture magazine's last issue, merging with American Architect, forming American Architect and Architecture, beginning with the June issue.
Inventory number #014077



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good-


Price:
$40.00

[Wallpaper Sample book]
Wallpaper with Personality
: , n.d.

Quarto. [33] wallpaper samples. Staple bound color pictorial wraps. VG-, bright, clean samples with 0.5" to 1" dampstain at top edge of most pages, reverse side of samples toned. A variety of wallpaper patterns, primarily floral, including metallic leaf, and embossed samples. Pattern Nos. 1500-1532.
Inventory number #014071



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$50.00

[Wallpaper Sample book]
Robinson's Golden Rule Wallpapers: 1943 Styles
Titusville, PA: Robinson's Golden Rule Wallpaper Co., 1943

Quarto. [65] wallpaper samples. Printed wraps. VG-, bright, clean samples with occasional small dampstain at upper right corner; 2" loss at top of spine & 1.25" slit at base of spine, covers show light wear. A variety of wallpaper patterns including florals with & without stripes, metallic leaf, and embossed samples, designed for living rooms, dining rooms and halls; bedrooms; and kitchens or bathrooms.
Inventory number #014070



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$65.00

Trade Catalogue
Elzey's Brick Mantel Designs
Parkersburg, WVa: The Elzey Co., 1916

7" x 9". 48 pp; illustrated with line diagrams of over 50 mantel designs & 4 hearth designs. Stapled illustrated card covers. VG, a clean, unmarked copy.
Inventory number #014068



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$50.00

Hilderbrand, Gary R., editor [Presentation copy]
Making a Landscape of Continuity : The Practice of Innocenti & Webel
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Graduate School of Design, 1997

First edition. Quarto. 128 pp; numerous color & b/w illustrations incl. two fold-out color plans of Italian villas; chronology; selected commissions, 1931-1996; bibliography. Dark green cloth with embossed lettering on cover & spine with dustjacket. Fine/Near Fine, a clean copy, unmarked except for inscription at bottom of title page; jacket bright & crisp, minimal rubbing at base of spine. Presentation copy to Arthur & Janet Ross, "To Mr. and Mrs. Ross, with great appreciation for your support. Gary Hilderbrand."
Inventory number #014061



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Fine


Price:
$30.00

Heilbrun, Margaret, editor
INVENTING THE SKYLINE: The Architecture of Cass Gilbert
NY: Columbia University Press, 2000

First edition. Quarto. 306 pp; 13 color plates, numerous b/w photographs, sketches, elevations, and plans; index. Hardcover with dustjacket. Fine/Fine, a crisp, unmarked copy; jacket bright with no wear. Published in conjunction with exhibition at New York Historical Society, NY, NY, held September 12, 2000 to January 21, 2001. The exhibition examines some of the most celebrated structures of American architect Cass Gilbert (1859-1934) from conceptual sketches through completion. They include the Woolworth Building, the U.S. Custom House at Bowling Green, and the U.S. Army Supply Base in Brooklyn. Essays by four major Gilbert scholars - Sharon Irish, Mary Beth Betts, Barbara S. Christen, and Gail Fenske.
Inventory number #014060



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$100.00


Gordon-van Tine's Grand Book of Plans for Everybody
Davenport, IA: Gordon-Van Tine Co., n.d.

n.d., ca. 1911. Oblong quarto (8.5" x 11.75"). 64 pp; b/w photographs and floor plans throughout. Color illustrated cover. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, small chip at bottom edge of page 1; covers detached, 2-in. strip missing at bottom edge of front cover, light edgewear, faint foxing to margin of front cover.
Inventory number #014057



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$50.00

House Plan Book
Home, Fireside and Garden
Chicago: William A. Radford, 1926

Quarto. [20] pp; full of color illustrations & floor plans of bungalows. Color illustrated wrapper. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, cover shows scattered faint foxing, light soil, tiny tear to foredge of front cover. It contains color renderings & floor plans of sixteen models, most including an interior room and architectural detail of one exterior feature. Also color drawings of selected rooms in three California houses, identified by architect - Reginald Johnson, Marshall P. Wilkinson, and Henry Withey. With four one-page articles : Dignity of Owning a Home, Use of Water in the Garden, When the Owner Moves in, Helps for the Home Owner.
Inventory number #014030