Very Good. Very minor wear on clean and sound binding. Contents are almost like new.; Horizontal format. LARGE PAPERBACK. Illustrated covers are heavier than posterboard. 37 full-page b/w photos. ANTIQUES. The book consists of full-page photos of room miniatures, with a page of explanatory text facing the photo. The photos are of actual miniature rooms, scaled 1" to 1', giving an unusually complete survey of the development of domestic interior design in the United States from the 17th century to publication. In many instances the rooms are reproductions orreconstructions of famous examples and every effort has been made to preserve and emphasize the spirit of the room and to render it in accurate scale. Looking at the photos, you would never dream they were pictures of anything other than actual, life-sized rooms! The detail is absolutely astounding.; 7-1/2" X 9"; 80 pages.
Good. . Good solid book. Cover shows corner, edge & scuffing/fading wear. There is a crease in the upper corner by the spine and small tear at the spine. Pages are free of writing and tight with some corner, edge & tanning wear.
Good. 086559001X Good+: [1962 Fifth Edition Printing] The cover shows some mild edge wear and has a few small marks. There is a rough patch on the front cover from the removal of a price sticker and a small impression and mark inside the front of the book from a paperclip that was placed on the top edge of the first page. Included as an added bonus are two copies of the exhibit pamphlet from the Art Institute of Chicago. Overall, this is still a wonderful reading copy of the title. Ships, well packaged and very quickly, from MI. The condition selected for the item is accurate and consistent with our other listings of the same general condition. If you have any questions or you would like additional details about the item or pictures, please do not hesitate to contact us. We will get back to you as quickly as possible. Please buy with confidence from us, as we have several thousand satisfied customers and your satisfaction is the goal we strive to achieve with every transaction.
Photo Illustrated. Good. 7.5x9 inches. Blue and white, drawing illustrated cover with black lettering. White spine with black lettering. Some edgewear and cover wear. Illustrated throughout with full page black and white photos. A group of miniature rooms that consists entirely of American interiors and gives an unusually complete survey of the development of domestic interior design in this country from the 17th century to the 1940's. Clean, tight, unmarked.
Fair. 78 p.,  leaves of plates: ill. (some col. ); 19 x 26 cm. Includes Illustrations. 37 b/w full page historic house rooms with text on the opposite page, 79 pages. Minneapolis Institute of the Arts is printed on the front page of this catalog. The binding is gray paper, 10" x 7". In fair condition, the softcover has this wear: The paper cover is pulled partially from the inner glued binding. There's a blue stain on the title page at the bottom. The book is shifted.
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