Reader copy. Ex-library hardback without dust jacket, Vol 1 only, original text block published 1922 by George Routledge & Sons Ltd., but rebound/recut by library at some stage, leather spine & cloth boards, edges of boards worn & corners bashed, handling marks to page edges, a few small closed tears to the bottom edge of some pages doesn't mar print or illustrations, usual library stamps & markings, otherwise good, clear text & illustrations, binding fine, 382pp + 401 b&w figures & full colour frontis piece, all free from library stamps, Vol 1-contents 1. introductory, 2. the dissolution of monasteries, 3. the early woodworker, 4. the plan of the early tudor house, 5. the development of the english tudor roof, 6. gothic woodwork & colour decoration, 7. timber houses porches & doors, 8. the english staircase, 9. wood panellings & mantels, 10. bedsteads & their development, weighing 3kg will ship overseas for extra postage, ready for immediate despatch. SHELF 8.
CESCINSKY, Herbert and Ernest R. Gribble. EARLY ENGLISH FURNITURE AND WOODWO Volume two only London: George Routledge and Sons, 1922. Large 4to. Cloth. Frontispiece, xvi 382 pages. A well-illustrated, standard work on the subject. Volume II only, and priced accordingly.
Fair. No dust jacket. 1922. 377 pages. No dust jacket. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Detached boards with loose pages and endpages. Binding is slack with cracked hinges and some torn pages. Mild tanning and rub wear to pages with light foxing to the text block edge. Bumping to spine ends and corners with loss to the spine and faded gilt. noticeable rubbing and scuffing along edges and over surfaces. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1492455155EEA (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
Good. No dust jacket. shelf wear to bottom of covers including rub through at corners; light soiling; covers and binding still tight and square; text clean and unmarked. 2 volumes bound as 1; 34 cm; 382 and 388 pages; 2 guarded colour plates and numerous black and white illustrations Frontispices are accompanied by guard sheets with descriptive letterpress. Very heavy book
Very Good. No Jacket. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. SPECIALS-This TWO (2) volume set is very good; po stamp on the front paste-down, some edge wear, o/w clean & solid. NO foreign or Priority shipments on this set. black w/gold lettering.
Fair. No dust jacket. 1922. 377 pages. No dust jacket. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Bright clean pages with firm binding and cracking to he hinges. Moderate foxing and nicks to the text block edge. Bumping to spine ends and corners with scuffing and chipping to the spine with faded gilt and noticeable rubbing and scuffing along edges and over surfaces. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1492454957EEA (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
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