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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. 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: 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



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Trade Catalogue
Fenestra Casement and Basement Windows
Detroit: Detroit Steel Products Co., 1928

Quarto. 14 pp; illustrated with measured drawings, cross sections, suggested designs for lead glass panels, installation details for steel casement windows. Also elevations & details for steel casement doors; types, sizes & details of steel utility windows; and types, sizes & details of steel basement windows. Stapled booklet, VG, unmarked, two gutter margin holes, edges faintly damped.
Inventory number #014021



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$50.00

Trade Catalogue
Hinge Division, Garage Hardware Division. Illustrated & Descriptive Price Book No. 83. Effective March 10, 1941
Pittsburgh: McKinney Manufacturing Co., 1941

Quarto. 184 pp; illustrations & specs of hinges, cabinet hardware, bolts, brackets, butts, door bolts, hasps, latches, etc. Red printed stiff paper with wire comb binding. VG, Library of Congress rubber stamp, else unmarked, paper clip dent; spine rubbed, minor edge wear.
Inventory number #014020



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Trade Catalogue
Architectural Steel. Catalog No. 300
Skokie, IL: J.G. Braun Company, 1962

Catalogue A.I.A. File No. 15. Quarto. 37 pp; full of profiles & specifications. Printed wrapper. VG, a clean, unmarked copy. Contains baluster collars & spindles, handrails, handrail terminals, ornamental steel stampings, pipe rail fittings, railing components, steel mouldings, thresholds, treillage and tubing.
Inventory number #014019



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$40.00

Aladdin Company
The New Look in Homes for the New Year
Bay City, MI: The Aladdin Co., 1951

Small quarto. 16 pp; color & b/w photographs & drawings, floor plans & letters from customers. Stapled wraps. VG, bottom corner of pp 9-16 creased, rusty staples, light toning to pages. Price list & order blank inserted. Six models of homes: Brentwood, Lexington, Del Mar, Redwood, Greenbrier, and Ivywood.
Inventory number #014016



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Trade Catalogue
American Radiators
Chicago: American Radiator Co., 1914

Octavo. 16 pp; full of b/w photos. Stapled wraps with original mailing envelope. VG, a clean, unmarked copy. WITH - "New Ideal Heating Aids," American Radiator Co., 1913, 6.25" x 3.5" 20-pp booklet with b/w illustrations of room temperature controls, boiler damper regulators, air valves, etc.
Inventory number #014012



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

The Donley Brothers Co.
DONLEY BOOK OF FIREPLACES
Cleveland, OH: Donley Brothers Co., 1925

Third edition. Small quarto. 23 pp; diagrams, plans & b/w photographs. Illustrated wraps, staple-bound. VG, a clean, unmarked copy. This pamphlet includes fireplace construction plans as well as fireplace dampers with either rotary or poker control, and several examples of andirons, and other accessories.
Inventory number #014011