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Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$225.00

Teller & Halverson
Teller & Halverson, Architects. 280 Wall St, Kingston, NY
NY: Architectural Catalog Co., 1933

First edition. Folio (13.25" x 10"). [23] pp; illustrations from photographs of exteriors & a few interiors, printed on recto only, plus [3] pp advertisements. Original brown wraps with yapped edges. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers clean, only minor edgewear. Teller & Halverson are known for their Colonial Revival houses in Ulster County & nearby areas. This monograph features interiors & exterior of five residences, as well as New Paltz Methodist Episcopal Church, New Paltz Central High School, and Ulster County Tuberculosis Hospital, Kingston, NY.
Inventory number #014222



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Good


Price:
$100.00

Trade Catalogue
FIREPROOF CONSTRUCTION for Houses and other Buildings of Moderate Cost
Pittsburgh: National Fire Proofing Company, 1910

Fourth edition. Octavo. 93 pp; profuse b/w photographs, diagrams, a few floor plans. Pictorial card wraps with embossed lettering and image. Good only - heavy water damage throughout affecting pages and covers though no pages are stuck together. First edition published in 1908, Uncommon
Inventory number #014207



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$150.00

[Salesman's Sample Book]
KID GLOVE COLORS
New York: P. Centemeri & Co., n.d.

n.d. First Edition. 6.75" x 4.25" closed; four panels opening to 6.75" x 17.75.." Four panels of kid glove color swatches in accordion fold binding, with a total of 32 color swatches (8 per panel). VG, light edge wear, cover gilt a bit dull.
Inventory number #014190



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:
$45.00

Nancy McClelland Inc.
Re-Creating Old American Designs in Wall Paper
NY: Nancy McClelland,, Inc., 1941

First edition. Quarto. [24] pp; numerous color illustrations; 8 pp of advertisements. Illustrated stapled wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers tones, spine lightly rubbed, corners gently creased. This catalogue features 13 wallpaper designs, illustrated in color. The descriptions list source, when known, dimensions, and prices. The advertisements include V'Soske rugs, Scalamandre Silks, A.L. Diament & Co., Frischer Carpet Company, and Greff Fabrics.
Inventory number #014185



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$75.00

Trade Catalogue
For Modern Homes, the Modern Sink
Kohler, WI: Kohler Co., 1926

First edition. Octavo. 23 pp; numerous b/w photographs. Illustrated stapled wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers clean with minor wear. Cover title: "Now-The Kohler electric sink will wash the dishes." Kohler introduced its electric sink in 1926. From title page, "Dedicated to women who do their own work; to women who direct the work of others; to women who do the work of others."
Inventory number #014184



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$70.00

[Automotive] Buick Motor Company
Buick Valve-In-Head Motor Cars: Six Cylinder Open and Closed Models
Flint, MI: Buick Motor Company, 1920

First edition. Quarto. Unpaginated [32 pp]. Illustrated throughout in two-color process & b/w of motor cars and top down views into the passenger compartment. Illustrated stapled wraps. VG, internally clean and bright; covers have moderate rubbing & creasing.
Inventory number #014172



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: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$75.00

de Rothschild, Pauline
THE IRRATIONAL JOURNEY
NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1967

First edition. Octavo. 118 pp; Cloth-backed boards with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; jacket price clipped & spine ends chipped, 1-in. tear at top edge of jacket & corners lightly rubbed, tiny tear at edge of backstrip. Author photo by Cecil Beaton on back cover of jacket. Tale of a visit to Russia in midwinter by the Baron and Baroness de Rothschild - chosen "because of all seasons it is the most Russian."
Inventory number #014087



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Fine


Price:
$24.00

Roberts, Sam, ed.
America's Mayor : John V. Lindsay and the Reinvention of New York
NY: Museum of the City of New York, Columbia University Press, 2010

First edition. Quarto. 247 pp; fully illustrated with b/w & a few color photographs; index. Paperback. Fine, a new, unused copy. Laid in: Typed Letter to Mrs. Janet Ross, The Arthur Ross Foundation; reprint of NYTimes review of exhibition; and May/June 2010 program from the Museum of the City of New York.
Inventory number #014063



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


Price:
$25.00

Lees-Milne, James
The Bachelor Duke : William Spencer Cavendish, 6th Duke of Devonshire 1790-1858
London: John Murray, 1991

First edition. Octavo. viii, 234 pp, with 25 b/w illustrations on 12 pp; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine, a crisp, unmarked copy, tiny bump to top corners; unclipped jacket with no wear. An inveterate host and indefatigable traveler, the Duke was also one of the greatest collectors of his age. He transformed Chatsworth into a palace of spectacular grandeur.
Inventory number #014062



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: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Newman, Bruce M. & Alastair Duncan
FANTASY FURNITURE
NY: Rizzoli, 1989

First edition. Quarto. 199 pp; profuse color photographs; bibliography. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; jacket has short tear & creasing at head of spine & top corner, rear cover lightly scuffed. A well-illustrated study of unusual and exotic furniture produced in Europe, the U.S., and the Far East during the 19th and 20th centuries. Among the examples included are Grotto, Black Forest, Grotesque, Mythological, Horn and Antler, and Belle Epoque styles. Afterword by Leo Lerman.
Inventory number #014050



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Trade Catalogue
Chamberlin Details for Wood Sash and Doors
Detroit: Chamberlin Metal Weather Strip Co., 1927

First edition. Catalogue A.I.A. File No. 19e14. Quarto. 50 pp; full of measured drawings, cross sections & specifications. Paperback, staples removed, loose sheets. Good+, edges lightly damped.
Inventory number #014018



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$40.00

Ponderosa Pine Woodwork
Your Key to Convenience, Comfort and Charm with Beautiful, Enduring Ponderosa Pine Woodwork
Chicago, IL: Ponderosa Pine Woodwork, 1941

First edition. Quarto. 31 pp; numerous b/w photographs, plans, and elevations. Stapled wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy. A well-illustrated catalog showing the use of Ponderosa pine for doors, frames, windows, and woodwork in all rooms of the house from living room to bathroom. Ponderosa Pine Woodwork is a trade association. List of members tipped in.
Inventory number #014017



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


Price:
$15.00

Eaton, Walter Prichard
WILD GARDENS OF NEW ENGLAND
Boston: W.A. Wilde Co., 1936

First edition. Octavo. 124 pp; illustrated by several b/w photographs; appendix on wild flower preservation. Dark blue cloth with jacket. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, cover gilt bright, spine gilt a bit dull; jacket with light edge wear, toned spine.
Inventory number #013976



Binding: Softcover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Tilton, George Henry
The Fern Lover's Companion: A Guide for the Northeastern States and Canada
Melrose, MA: Self Published, 1922

First edition. Small octavo. 239 pp; profuse illustrations. Dark green flexible covers with gilt lettered cover & spine. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; spine lettering faded & cover lettering rubbed.
Inventory number #013973



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


Price:
$15.00

Berg, Scott W.
Grand Avenues: The Story of the French Visionary Who Designed Washington, D.C.
NY: Pantheon Books, 2007

First edition. Octavo. xii, 336 pp; b/w illustrations; notes; bibliography; index. Cloth-backed boards with dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket
Inventory number #013945



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Mills, John
Carpets in Paintings
London: National Gallery, 1983

First edition. Octavo. 56 pp; illustrated with 35 b/w plates; bibliography; list of plates, plus 4-pp pamphlet laid in. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; corners bumped. Catalogue of an exhibition held at the National Gallery, London, June 1 - July 24, 1983.
Inventory number #013922