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Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$65.00

E.T. Burrowes Co.
Burrowes' Wire Screens for Windows and Doors
Portland, ME: E.T. Burrowes Co., 1897

Quarto. 30 pp; illustrated with engravings and halftones. Color pictorial stiff paper wraps with original stamped, addressed mailing envelope. VG, marginal stain at top corner affecting all pp & covers, tiny stain on back cover, else a clean, unmarked copy. Features and describes all components of the company's sliding wire window screens and screen doors - the type of wire netting, screws, wood, etc. and illustrates various models. Also 10 pp of testimonials, illustrated with b/w photograph of mansions around the country. "Screening good houses is our specialty" - slogan on back cover.
Inventory number #014597



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$60.00

Trade Catalogue
Designs for Living: A Home Decorator's Handbook
Pittsburgh: Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company, 1936

Quarto. 38 pp; color illustrations throughout. Color illustrated wraps, staples removed & now bound with thin cord. VG, an unmarked copy, light stain to bottom corner of pp 2-8 - does not affect cover; cover has light edgewear, scratch on back cover. Includes letter from director, creative design, 25 cent coupon, payment plan, list of stores in Rhode Island that sell Pittsburgh paint products, and business reply card - all in fine condition.
Inventory number #014596



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$65.00

E.I. du Pont de Nemours
Home Painting and Color Guide Special Feature: Lucille Ball Redecorates Her Home
Wilmington, DE: E.I. du Pont de Nemours, 1961

n.d., ca. 1961. Quarto. 45 pp; color illustrations throughout. Color illustrated stapled wrap. VG, a clean, unmarked copy. A color guide for painting the home - interiors and exterior. Illustrates different color schemes, features different types of paint, and shows all available colors. Also several pp showing how to paint, with useful information. Geared to the woman - Special feature - Lucille Ball redecorates her home, with Ms Ball appearing on the cover, and page 1.
Inventory number #014595



Binding: Card
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$75.00

Trade Card
Trade Card - No. 116. Cost About $1,500
Chicago: Wm. A. Radford, 1904

Die-cut folding color trade card. 3.25" x 5". Color illustration of Victorian house on front, blueprint on back. House No. 116 - cost about $1,500. Width of house - 25 ft, 6 in./ Length of house - 40 ft 6 in., exclusive of porches. "This is not only a beautiful picture, but a practical house, accurately illustrated. Blue prints, together with a complete set of typewritten specifications, can be secured for only $5.00.
Inventory number #014585



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$20.00

Pattison, James William, editor
Fine Arts Journal. September 1911
Chicago: Fine Arts Journal, 1911

Volume 25, Number 3. Quarto. pp 131-192; numerous b/w illustrations, advertisements. Printed illustrated wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers with light edgewear. Contains 16-pp article on houses constructed with hollow tile for fire proofing, including 15 b/w photos of houses constructed with hollow tile, noting location and architect.
Inventory number #014579



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$75.00

Morgan Woodwork Organization
Correct Woodwork for English and Norman French Homes
Chicago: Morgan Woodwork Organization, 1930

First edition. Quarto. 28 pp; full of drawings of different types of English and Norman French woodwork - entrance door frames, casement window sash frame, exterior moldings, stairways, interior trim, interior doors mantels, wall panelling, china cabinets, garage door, etc. Color-illustrated wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers show light soil.
Inventory number #014566



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Good


Price:
$100.00

Trade Catalogue
Artistic Wood and Brick Mantels, Grates, Tile and Fire-place Fixtures: Catalogue M
Quincy, IL: Heitland Grate & Mantel Co., 1908

n.d. ca. 1908. Octavo. 32 pp; b/w illustrations of each item with specifications and price. Printed wraps. Good condition, thin paper wraps split 2" at bottom of spine, 2 " x 1.5" loss at inside corner of back cover, old tape repair on inside of front cover. June 1, 1908 discount slip tipped onto first page. Laid in: 4-pp leaflet featuring the hot-water circulating grate No. 51, and a mimeographed sheet of testimonials for the grate, dating from 1907 to 1910. OCLC locates 1 copy of Catalogue E at Hagley Museum and Library.
Inventory number #014565



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$100.00

California Redwood Association
Extend Your Home to All You Own
San Francisco: The Association, 1935

n.d., ca. 1935. First edition. Quarto. [36] pp; full of b/w photographs, many by well-known photographers - F.S. Lincoln, Jessie Tarbox Beals, Gabriel Moulin Studios. Attractive color-illustrated wraps staple-bound. VG, an unmarked copy, dampstain along top edge of all pp. Laid in: 6-pp fold out leaflet "Redwood Picket Pack" published by California Redwood Assn, offering eight styles of varying widths & lengths, for a total of 122 different fences of California redwood. An attractive brochure illustrating many design ideas for gates and fences of redwood.
Inventory number #014564



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$125.00

Trade Catalogue
Door Hangers, Fire Door Hardware, Merchandise Carriers, Store Ladders. Catalogue No. 24
Chicago: Allith Manufacturing Company, 1910

First edition. Octavo. 64 pp; full of b/w illustrations; index. Illustrated stapled wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; edges of cover toned, Boston branch label on bottom corner of front cover. Laid in: Discount Sheet, Boston Office & Warehouse, dated Sept 1st, 1910.
Inventory number #014563



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$100.00

Morgan Woodwork Organization
Authentic Woodwork for the Colonial Home
Chicago: Morgan Woodwork Organization, 1930

First edition. Quarto. 48 pp; full of drawings of different types of Colonial woodwork - entrance door frames, casement window sash frame, exterior moldings, stairways, interior trim, interior doors mantels, wall panelling, china cabinets, garage door, etc. Color-illustrated wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers show light soil, cover detached from text, rusty staples.
Inventory number #014562



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$285.00

Welsbach Company of New England
Universolier A Line of Gas and Combination Lighting Fixtures with Interchangeable Parts. Bulletin G-1
Boston: Welsbach, 1920

n.d. ca. 1920. Oblong octavo. pp 701-788; b/w photos of individual fixtures with specifications and price. Gilt-lettered brown card cover bound with cord in three holes. VG, an unmarked clean copy; cover with half of spine missing but holding tight with use of glue. Unusual gas lighting catalogue. One copy listed in OCLC - Canadian Center for Architecture.
Inventory number #014517



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$350.00

Codman, Ogden
LA LEOPOLDA: A Description
Paris: N.R. Money, 1987

Small folio. Unpaginated [23] pp; b/w photographs. White paper-covered boards. VG+, a clean, unmarked copy; covers clean with minor soil. Originally published in 1939. Ogden Codman designed La Leopolda in Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
Inventory number #014505



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$35.00

Stillman, Damie
THE DECORATIVE WORK OF ROBERT ADAM
NY: Transatlantic Arts, 1966

First American edition. Octavo. viii, 119 pp; color frontispiece plus 173 b/w plates; bibliography; index. Blue cloth with gilt-lettered spine in dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, an unmarked, crisp copy; unclipped jacket has one closed edge tear on front cover, light chipping to spine ends, light soil.
Inventory number #014487



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Procter, Mary & William Matuszeski
Gritty Cities: A Second Look at Allentown, Bethlehem, Bridgeport, Hoboken, Lancaster, Norwich, Paterson, Reading, Trenton, Troy, Waterbury, Wilmington
Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1978

Quarto. ix, 276 pp; numerous b/w illustrations; selected bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, tight copy; jacket edges lightly chipped.
Inventory number #014486



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$150.00

Waterman, Thomas Tileston & John A. Barrows
Domestic Colonial Architecture of Tidewater Virginia
Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1947

Folio. xvii, 191 pp; illustrations, elevations, full size details of portfolios [13 plates], list of brick sizes, comparison of outline plans, glossary, index. Gilt-titled green cloth. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; slight dampstain at lower corner of front cover with corresponding waviness to text block pages, cover gilt dull, spine gilt obscured. This copy has been inscribed by Waterman for "Eppes & Bill Fahnestock, to mark the day that work was started on the restoration of Readbourne. Thomas T. Waterman, Corsica House, May 7, 1947." This book was originally in published in 1932.
Inventory number #014484



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$40.00

Cederlund, Johan
Classical Swedish Architecture and Interiors 1650-1840
NY: W.W. Norton, 2006

First edition. Quarto. 270 pp; profuse color illustrations, floor plans; notes; glossary of selected terms; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Near Fine, a new, unused copy; unclipped jacket with minor surface wear.
Inventory number #014483



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$15.00

National Trust
Ham House, Surrey
London: National Trust, 1995

Octavo. 80 pp; color & b/w illustrations; bibliography; index. Paperback. Near Fine, an unmarked copy; tiny nick at base of spine, else no wear. One of the great Stuart country houses stands only ten miles from the center of London. Ham House still contains much of the lavish decoration, furniture and pictures commissioned by Elizabeth Dysart.
Inventory number #014481



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Economakis, Richard, ed.
Quinlan Terry: Selected Works. Architectural Monographs No. 27
London: Academy Editions, 1993

Quarto. 143 pp; profuse color photographs, floor plans, elevations; list of buildings & projects. Paperback with flaps. VG, a clean copy, no marking inside; covers lightly scuffed, one corner & rear cover gently creased. Among the buildings featured in this monograph are the Regents Park villas; Paternoster Square; Richmond House, Cambridge; Brentwood Cathedral; and three state rooms at No. 10 Downing St.
Inventory number #014478



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Graves, Michael
Le Corbusier: Selected Drawings
NY: Rizzoli, 1981

First American edition. Quarto. 143 pp; 21 color & over 200 b/w illustrations; list of drawings. Paperback. VG, an unmarked, tight copy; covers with light wear, one corner gently bumped. The book presents twenty of Le Corbusier's buildings and projects with several examples of each from thumb-nail sketches to working drawings. The buildings range from the private houses and apartments of the 1920s to the monumental schemes for Chandigarh in the 1950s and 1960s.
Inventory number #014474



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$45.00

Bacon, Mardges
John McAndrew's Modernist Vision: From the Vassar College Art Library to the Museum of Modern Art in New York
Hudson, NY: Princeton Architectural Press, 2018

First edition. Small quarto. 190 pp; 16 pp of color photographs, numerous b/w & color illustrations; a complete list of exhibitions held at the Vassar College Art Gallery, 1923-1940. Hardcover with dustjacket. Fine/Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy, faint paperclip impression on 1st few pp, bottom corners gently bumped; unclipped jacket with no visible wear.
Inventory number #014473