Quarto; vg/none; tan cloth spine with black text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; sunned at the spine; text block, clean; B/W illustrations; plans; sketches; 157pp., followed by an unpaginated series of 373 figures, some two to the page. --Originally published 1940 the The Essex Institute of Salem, MA. Rockville.
No Jacket. Folio-over 12"-15" tall (1940), limited to 675 copies, hardcover, no dust jacket, no slipcase, brick red cloth with gilt-decorated spine, extremities lightly rubbed, a few light cover stains, occasional light internal foxing, else VG / lightly toned, 157 pp. text plus b/w plates.
Frontis, 157p, indexed, plates. 30cm. Brick red cloth with gilt spine; slipcase with paper title label. Publisher's announcement laid-in. One of a limited edition of 675 copies. Prior owner's neat signature on the front free endpaper; one corner lightly bumped. A fine copy in a very good slipcase.
Good. Quarto. Ex-Library with the usual treatments. Hardcover First Edition, 1940....Bound in original brown cloth with gilt lettering on the side. Mild wear at extremities. Back hinge is starting; binding otherwise sturdy. The textblock is stong. Pages are clean and intact. Offered by the Antiquarian, Rare, and Collectible department of Better World Books. Your purchase benefits global literacy programs. 100% satisfaction guaranteed.
Very good(+) 373 black & white illustrations, photographs, plans and drawings. 157 pages of text, 4to, rust cloth, lightly rubbed, wrinkle in spine. Portland: Southworth-Anthoensen Press, 1940. First Edition. Scarce. Very good (+).
Very Good in J Very Good Slipcase jacket. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall First edition , limited to 675 copies. Brick red cloth with gilt spine lettering and decoration, tan slipcase, 12.25 inches tall. The book is near fine with tight binding, no names or other markings. The dustjacket has just very light rubbing to the extremities, structurally sound.
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