illus throughout. Good only. 222pp. Top corners bumped with loss of cloth (worse corner is 1/2 x 3/4" loss). Bit of wear bottom corners, head and heel of spine. A wealth of historical and contemporary 30s information and examples. Not a pretty copy, but a decently solid one. Unaccountably scarce, as this was likely a popular text in its time.
Good. No Dust Jacket. This old book is clean, solid, and in good shape! This is a hardcover book with 222 pages including several illustrations. The binding is strong with all pages firmly attached. The pages are clean with no soiling or tears. The prior owner has signed the second end paper. The covers are clean with some light soiling and edgewear. Overall, the pages are in great shape, the binding is strong, and the covers show minimal signs of age.
Good+ in None jacket. 8-1/2 x 11 Cloth (No DJ); 222pp; No DJ, blue cloth boards with faded titling to front & spine, boards age-toned, previous owner's name (in pencil) to FFEP, flap of DJ laid in at rear, text unmarked, binding is sound, Good+ condition. Vintage text book in fashion drawing. Heavily illustrated. Includes card stock samples.
Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Dust jacket shows light rubbing, mild edgewear, now contained within mylar cover. Black cloth boards tight and straight, inner pages clean and unmarked. Contents include: Sketching from Life, Body Proportions and Construction of Nude Fashion Figure, Drawing for LIne Cut Reproduction, Drawing for Halftone Reproduction, Rendering of Fabrics and Furs for Color and Halftone Reproduction, Illustrations of Accessories.
Fine in Very Good jacket. Large Size. Revised Edition, Sixth printing. Book is in immaculate condition under a gently worn jacket (small tears, one chip) with tape repair and a facsimile spine. The standard handbook for budding fashion designers and artists. Lots of wonderful nostalgic fashions. Scarce in this condition.
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