Paris: chez Monsieur Thuret. Set of plates rebound in black hardcovers with 5-band spine with gold gilt; VG; some shelf wear around spine and general fraying around edges; open gutters front and back not detrimental to binding; paper is age-toned, sightly stained with some offsetting on back of plates; contains 42 double sided plates; scarce; shelved in Case 11; please contact us for shipping costs.
Milan: Gorlich Editore, 1958. first edition. thin folios in 3/4 burgundy hardcovers with leather; six-band embossed spine with gold letters; VG; boards with minimal soiling; strong binding; glossy paper only slightly faded around edges; some plates in color; text clean; volume 1 has 226 plates; volume 2 has 524; in Italian; please contact us for shipping costs. shelved front case.
Helsinki: Desura Oy Ltd, 2003. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 191; VG-/no-DJ; white/green spine with black and white text; cloth shows light soiling to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; blue patterned endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; CD in pouch to rear pastedown; English and Finnish texts.
New York: Assouline, 2005. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 190 pages; VG/VG; spine is white with red lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; binding has minor bumping along the bottom edge; signed by the author and by Putman on the title page; shelved case 11.
London, New York: Country Life, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1924. Three volume edition. Three volumes in folio. Volumes 1 and 2 fair in tan, fair DJs. Volume 3 with green spine, fair with no DJ. Water spotting and significant rubbing to both dust jackets. Slight chipping to head, tail, and corners of both dust jackets. Spines of each volume are cocked. Several inches of water damage to bottom rear cover of volume 1 boards. Similar damage to front cover of volume 2's boards. Cloth somewhat worn on the boards covering volume 3 but without quite as severe patches of discoloration. Binding and book block edges of each volume generally good or very good. Occasional foxing to text pages of each volume. Special shipping arrangements may be required. Volume 1 to 262pp, volume 2 to 360pp, volume 3 to 340pp.
Torino, Italy: Tipografia Torinese Editrice, 1970. First Edition. Quarto, 368/504 pages; VG/VG, VG/VG; spines are pictorial (statues in front of a building background); dust jackets have minor wear along the top and bottom edges and light discoloration on the spine; bindings have minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; housed in publisher's slipcase; pages clear; profusely illustrated with color and black-and-white photographs; shelved front table.
New York: Neue Galerie, 2008. First Edition. Quarto, 88 pages, VG/VG; DJ, black spine, small white lettering to spine: minimal wear to DJ, covers protected by mylar; bright yellow cloth boards, small bright gold lettering to spine: minimal wear to boards; black decorative motif to clean text-blocks; interior clean; volume published in conjunction with the exhibition "Josef Hoffman: Interiors 1902-1913" hosted at Neue Galerie New York from Nov. 2, 2006 through Feb. 26, 2007; shelved Front Table.
New York: Thames & Hudson, Inc., 2007. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 160 pages; VG/VG; Spine is red with white and black lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut '$60.00', has minor wear along the top and bottom edges with a small closed tear at the top of the spine, binding has minor bumping on the fore edge corners; pages clear, shelved front table.
New York: Rizzoli International Publications, 2003. Second Edition. Newsletter Text: Charles Lockwood BRICKS AND BROWNSTONE The New York Row House 1733-1929 New York: Rizzoli International Publications, 2003. Second Edition. First published in 1972, this remains the only book ever written on the New York row house, receiving impressive critical praise. This revised and updated edition is the introductory volume in the Rizzoli Classics program, dedicated to keeping important architecture titles in print. Beautifully illustrated with both black and white and color photographs. Hardcover in dust jacket. 303 pages. CONDITION NOTES: 4to in black hardcovers with brown and white DJ in brodart; VG/VG; beautifully illustrated including end pages, with centerfold in color; pp. 303; shelved in architecture or front table; please contact us for shipping costs.
Woodbridge: Barra Books Ltd., 1983. Revised Edition. Quarto, VG/VG; all volumes' spines red, white text; all volumes' dust jackets have minor shelfwear; all volumes' boards strong, minor rubbing on tail edges; all volumes' text blocks have foxing on exterior head edge; volume 1 dust jacket has sticker on interior front flap; volume 1 dust jacket has small closed tear on front tail edge; volume 1 boards have penned inscription by former owner on front endpaper; volumes 2 and 3 boards have minor bumping along tail edges; volume 2 text block has minor soiling on exterior fore and tail edges; volume 3 dust jacket has small closed tear on front tail edge; number 102 out of 500 copies [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates].
London: Country Life, Batsford, 1911. First edition. Two volumes, folio. Both volumes fair+ with no dust jacket. Faded, stained red spine with gold lettering. Each volume INSCRIBED but not signed by the author on the front free end paper. Some rubbing and scuffing to covers. Front end paper loose at hinges of both volumes. Offsetting to free end paper. Several plates loose. Pages generally clean. Includes over 1,500 illustrations and over 70 photogravure plates. Volume 1 to 466pp, volume 2 continues to 1085pp.
Woodbridge, England: Antique Collectors' Club, 2002. First Edition Reprint. Quarto, 222 pages; VG/VG-; Spine is white with black lettering; dust jacket has shelf wear along the top and bottom edges, has residue from a sticker on the back cover and has minor rubbing; binding has minimal wear on the top and bottom edges; pages clear; shelved front table.
New York: Rizzoli International Publications, 1989. First U.S. edition. Quarto in burgundy cloth with burgundy DJ in brodart and white letters; VG/VG; open gutter at center but good binding; minor pencil inscription on one page; pp. 194; with chapters on yachts and the Mausoleum; shelved in Interior Decorating section.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1918. Hardcover Large Quarto; VG; Green boards with gilt text; Rubbing on front and back boards, spine, corners and edges, surface scratches on back boards, spine cocked; Text block age toned, foxing on end papers and paste downs, otherwise clean, text and photographs legible and clear; pp 354. Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates.
Roma (Rome, Italy): Editalia, 1992. first. NF-/NF-. Folio (13") in black faux leather. DJ is dark green with title on spine in white. From the library of Caspar Weinberger with his bookplate. No noticeable wear to boards. DJ has very light shelf and edgewear. Many images, mostly b&w and a few in color; paintings, building interiors and exteriors, and architectural designs. Text in Italian, obviously. 303 pp. Shelved Front Table.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1910. Reprint. 8vo, 204pp.; VG-; bound in green cloth, gilt lettering on spine; spine age-darkened; some fraying to boards, mild shelfwear; slight age-toning to pages; interior clean; writing in ink on ffep; small stamp on front pastedown; shelved interior decorating.
Philadelphia & London; New York: J.B. Lippincott Company; The Architectural Record Company, 1925. Second Impression. Large Octavo; pp 407; G-/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text; cloth has moderate soiling to exterior, sunned spine, some wear to corners and edges; text block has age toning to edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown, deckled fore edge; slight foxing to some first and last few pages; tissue guard to frontispiece; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Könemann, 2005. 2005. Quarto 335pp, hard cover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. Some rubbing and shelf wear. Beige boards show a few handling smudges. Front hinge starting. First 45pp. has places where the gutter is relaxed. Text is clean. DJ shows shelf wear around edges. DJ wrapped in brodart. Shelved in Arts (Japan).
St. Petersburg: Ivan Fiodorov Art Publishers, 2001. Thick large quarto; pp 510; VG/VG; green spine with white text; dust jacket shows lightly sunned exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has light wear to edges; strong boards; text block has very light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; arts - Collections; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Merrell Publishers, 2005. First Edition. Large octavo; pp 160; VG/VG-; black spine with white text; dust jacket is clean; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated.
1988. Large Quarto; VG/VG-; Black spine with pink text; Dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior edges & spine with moderate rubbing on rear but otherwise clean and undamaged; Cloth has very slight shelf wear with clean, strong and intact panels; Text block shows light wear on exterior edge with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 199. Russian text.
Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1891. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with gold print; Boards in black cloth with gold print, worn, exposed corners, tattered spine caps, tears to front and rear hinges, shelfwear; Text block has name in pencil on front flyleaf, endpapers torn along front and rear hinges, spotting to endpapers, vendor label on rear pastedown, intermittent spine breaks, deckle-edged with some pages uncut; xii, 285 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, 1989. First edition. Quarto; VG/G; beige spine with black text; dust jacket has slight rubbing and soiling to exterior, minor wear to edges; cloth has slight sunning to edges, strong and sturdy boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges, interior clean;.
Chicago: Herbert S Stone & Co., 1897. First Thus. Octavo; G+/No jacket Hardcover; Green and tan spine with black lettering; Cover has wear at all edges and spine, corners and edges are somewhat frayed and rubbed; Binding is sturdy; Text block is age-toned but free from markings. Rebound collection of House Beautiful's second volume in cloth boards; Vol II, no. i to Vol II, no. vi (June 1897-November 1897) 166 pages. Shelve in Netdesk office, on bookshelf opposite of workdesk.
Framingham, MA: Old America Company, 1924. revised edition; illustrated with more than fifteen hundred examples. Thick, large quarto in black hardcovers with gold letters; VG; moderate soiling and fraying on corners and spine edges; binding strong; gutters dusty; external edges sunned; paper slightly faded; pp. 716; plates in black and white interspersed throughout; includes ephemera about Mr. Nutting and a letter signed by him in 1932; shelved in Room 13; please contact us for shipping costs.
London: Charls Scribner's Sons, 1922. First Edition. Folio; VG/no-DJ; spine maroon w/ gold txt, creasing at joints, fraying and tearing at tail, head is torn, separating from binding somewhat, fraying at edges, staining at bottom front of cover, general wear; boards firm, sml sticker on inside front otherwise clean; binding loose at hinges but still strong; pages have some discoloration from aging, minor wear, stamp on free front page. Despite all this, in very fair condition as is. 266pp + 426prints **oversize/overweight: requires additional postage for expedited/international orders**.
New York: Atheneum, 1967. First edition. Octavo; pp 254; VG-/VG-; red/blue spine with blue and yellow text; dust jacket has minor soiling to exterior, minor wear to edges, sunning to spine; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong and clean boards; text block has light foxing to edges, previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; signed by author;.
New York: Garden City Publishing, 1937. Small Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Tan fabric spine with brown label and darkened gilded text. Boards have shelf wear, foxing, age toned spine, rubbing on edges, some soiling, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has light foxing on edges and some pages, age toned, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 255; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
Providence, Rhode Island: The Rhode Island Historical Society, 1965. Unstated, apparent first edition. Quarto. Good with no dust jacket. Brown spine with black and white lettering. Owner markings to front pastedown. Bookplate to front free end paper. Covers clean, binding strong. Sporadic foxing to top text block edge. Text of pages generally clean and unmarked. 178pp.
Singapore: Marshall Cavendish Editions, 2006. Large octavo; pp 223; VG-/G; Rust red spine with ivory and yellow text; out of print; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, slight wear to edges, covered with mylar; cloth has very slight sunning to exterior, minor wear to edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1954. Octavo; VG/Hardcover; All volumes have blue sunned spine with gilt text; Moderate shelf wear to covers, rubbing and fading along surfaces of covers, sunned spine, bumping; Binding slightly cocked, toning along paste-downs and free end pages; Slight marks on text block exterior, text block clean, grey scale illustrations; Volume One - 5,000 illustrations with descriptions, includes a 1958 newspaper article insert Volume Two - 5,000 illustrations with descriptions Volume Three - contains a Formby's guide to proper furniture repair and care insert.
Munich: Fachschrifttum, 1954. First Edition. Quarto; VG-/G+; Black spine with white lettering; Jacket is rubbed and worn at all edges, tearing to mylar cover, but jacket is intact; Boards are straight and strong with some fraying at the corners and spine; Binding is slightly loose; Text block is age toned, ink stamps to front end paper and half title page, previous owner's name inked on inner front cover; NOTE: Book is in German; 399 pp.
New York: Peter Joseph Gallery, 1991. Small quarto; 111pp. VG/softcover; purple buff wraps; spine unlettered. Some rubbing and edge-wear to wraps; crown a bit bumped, small sticker lifting lower right, few pages/illustrations a bit wrinkled, else very good with dozens of color photographic illustrations of Castle's artistic and utilitarian sculpture and furnishing.
London: Frances Lincoln Ltd, 2005. First Frances Lincoln edition. Quarto; VG/VG Hardcover; Black spine with hot pink text; Light shelf wear to dust jacket, light rubbing to surfaces; Boards are strong and clean,bumping to corners, binding solid, Nancy Lancaster, 'A Personal Memoir' separate article insert; Text block clean, vivid color illustrations, endpapers have Colefax and Fowler, 'Old Rose' chintz design; 200 pp.
Garden City: Garden City Publishing Company, Inc., 1929. Large Octavo; G/no-DJ; Light brown spine with gilt text on a dark brown panel; Out of print; Cloth is slightly sunned with slightly rubbed edges and some minor smudges on front but overall clean exterior with strong planks; Text block has shadow toning on pastedowns, missing end paper, slight foxing on first few pages and lightly on other pages, and previous owner's book plate on ffep, however pages have tight, intact binding; pp 376.
New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1983. First Edition. Quarto; pp 244; G-/G; black spine with gilt text; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, slightly bowed boards; ex-library sticker to rear; mylar wraps; text block has slight toning toward edges, mostly to exterior edges; ex-library stamps to first and last few pages; interior clean; arts - sculpture.
Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons, 2006. First edition. Square octavo. Good+ with no dust jacket. Yellow spine with red extremities and red and black lettering. Slight shelf-wear to covers and at the corners. Top rear corner bumped. Text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 417pp. With illustrations by Robert A. Kates.
Germany: Julius Hoffmann, 1921. Text in Italian; Folio; VG-/no-DJ; Green fabric spine with black label and gilded text. Boards have shelf wear, rubbing to edges, bubbles between surface on front, bumping to corners, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has minor wear to fore edge, age toned, foxing on a few pages, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 246; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
London: Ryland Peters & Small, 2013. Chinese Printing. large Qto. VG+/VG. solid purple DJ spine with ivory and light purple titling. pictorial DJ front and rear. solid black HB spine with silver stamped titling between adjacent boards in a charcoal/dark black botanical print. endpapers in a matching purple gray print. profusely illustrated, crisp sheets, no marks or writing. 192 pp. ISBN# 9781849754231.
New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., 1988. First. Large, square Octavo: VG/VG: Navy blue spine with white text: DJ is in good condition with some general shelfwear, chipping at tail of spine, some scuffs and minor scratches: Boards are strong with some light dust staining, slight fading along edges: Textblock is clean and free of markings folds or tears: First Edition: 239 pp.