Holland, MI: Baker Furniture Co. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; red/black spine, gold text; comes in slipcase (very minor shelfwear); covers have a few minor spots; textblocks have former owner's inscription on front free endpapers, otherwise clean; two volume set, plus separate index booklet. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
England: RotoVision, 2001. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Moderate shelf wear and age to dust jacket, fraying at corners, minor chipping along sides and edges; Moderate wear to boards, fading and chipping along side edges otherwise strong and clean; Binding solid; Text block clean, vivid crisp and clear color illustrations; 448 pp.
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.
Nottingham Castle Museum, 1975. First Edition. 8vo., 94 pages, illustrated, oblong widthwise; VG+; cover with gold/cream and red illustrations and red print, slight crease on front near spine edge, upper right corner slightly bumped; clean inside; "An exhibition"; At head of title: "City of Nottingham Leisure Services"
Allerød, Denmark: Fritz Hansen A/S, 2008. Quarto; pp 155; VG/paperback; red spine with white text; covers show light wear to exterior; minimal edge wear; intact panels; faux flaps; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; English, Italian, Spanish, and Dutch texts.
Karachi, Pakistan: Export Promotion Buear, 1979. Quarto; VG/G-; spine is image of elaborate carpet pattern in red, black and white, no text; dust jacket clean, 1.5" and 1" closed tears at spine head, 3/4" tear on top back edge, minor to moderate other wear to top edge (curling, creasing, lamination pealing), crease and minor damage to lamination on back inside flap, no markings or discoloration; boards strong, clean, minor rubbing on edges, minimal other wear, no marks or stains; textblock clean, minimal wear, pastedowns and free end papers age toned, no writing/markings, no highlighting/underlining. pp. 63.
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.
London: The Macmillan Company, 1969. Quarto; VG/VG Hardcover; Shades of black, brown, gold spine with red, green and white text; Moderate shelf wear to jacket, creasing along corners, jacket now protected in brodart cover; Moderate wear to boards, slight rubbing along tail edges otherwise strong and clean, binding solid; Toning to text block exterior extending to edges of pages, text block clean; vivid color illustrations; 216 pp; Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 69-12942.
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.
Italy: B&B Italia, 2009. Quarto; VG/no-DJ paperback; Thin light blue and dark gray spine with small colorful lines, black text. Covers have general shelf wear, previous bookstore sticker label on rear, apart from that, binding strong, no tears; Textblock has minor wear on bottom edges, otherwise, clean, free of marks on pages; pp 109; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
New York, NY: Clarkson Potter Publishers, 2001. First Edition. Qto. VG+/VG. glossy off white tall DJ spine with black title and publisher, smaller gray author between. color pictorial jacket, with minimal edgewear. volume pastel green with black titles. decorative white/pastel green panels. neatly cornered. printed pattern lines the fep/ffep. stunning color full page photography and images brighten the textblock of 240 pp., protected between sturdy boards. exterior elements neat. ISBN# 0609609289.
Alexandria, VA: Tim Life Books, 1999. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Blue spine with white text: Dj is clean with general shelfwear, some indentations: Boards are strong and clean, light rubbing to edges, binding solid: Textblock is clean, front free page inscribed by the author: First Edition:208 pp.
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;.
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.
New York: Dover, 1977. Reprint. Large Octavo; VG-/No-DJ (paperback); Spine is very thin and grey with black text; Covers have general shelf wear, edge-wear, rubbing and bumping to corners, age-toning, joints and hinges are sensitive; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 46; Additional shipping cost for expedited and international orders.
New York: Clarkson Potter/Publishers, 2001. First Edition. Quarto: VG-/VG-: Red spine with off white text: DJ has general shelfwear, some scuff marks: Boards are strong and clean, light edgewear, slight bumping to head and tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock is clean, front end paper inscribed by the author: First Edition: 224 pp.
Hong Kong, China: Media Transasia Ltd, 2001. 2001 Edition. Folio; VG/VG-; Blue Spine with white text; DJ clean with considerable shelfwear and edgewear, rubbing at corners and both ends of spine, chipping at top of spine, smudges on front and back cover; Boards strong, clean, some edgewear with light staining; Textblock clean; pp 247.
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: 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.
New York: Clarkson Potter, Publishers, 1991. First Edition. Small quarto; pp 300; VG-/VG-; light blue spine with blue and ivory text; dust jacket has sunned spine; minor wear to edges; slight rubbing to exterior; cloth shows slight sunning to edges; strong boards; text block has soiled exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated with many photographs.
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.
US: Filipacchi Publishing, Inc., 2004. U.S. Edition. wide Qto. VG+/VG+. solid bright green DJ spine with yellow uppercase title centered, at spine ends miniature white characters for author and publisher at tip and tail. minor faint panel edgewear, fully pictorial jacket cover and rear panel in two columns of arranged interior/exterior samples. solid bright green inner flaps, with much black text detail. HB is matte, with centered yellow uppercase title, a copy of exterior DJ spine. front board is uppercase yellow, extra large characters, right justified with white subtitling. uppercase white author right justified in bottom right corner. orange unspotted endsheets line inside covers. large color photographs dominate the textblock, adjacent in small to full page and two-page layouts. 215 pp. ISBN # 2850188328.
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.
New York: Bonanza Books, 1952. Quarto: VG/VG-: Black spine with white text:DJ has general shelfwear, scuff marks, some chipping at head and tail of spine, sticker residue on front: Boards are strong and clean, general shelfwear mainly concentrated at head and tail of spine and corners: Textblock has some light dust staining along head edge, otherwise clean and pages are free of markings, folds or tears except front free page which has previous owner's names and a date: Unpaginated. [ Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
New York: Bonanza Books, 1952. First American edition. Quarto. VG with good+ DJ. Black spine with white lettering. Dust jacket panels slightly rubbed, crease to front flap of the dust jacket. Dust jacket lamination separating along part of the spine and the rear hinge. Small mark to fore-edge of the book block. Covers, binding, and text pages generally very good. With a forward by Henry Francis du Pont. 397pp.
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.
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.
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].
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).
New York: Rizzoli International Publications, Inc., 2014. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 223; VG-/VG-; red spine with gilt and black text; dust jacket has minimal wear to exterior; light wear to edges; light sticker residue to rear; cloth has rubbed corners; light shelf wear to boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; red endpapers; numerous photographs; interior clean.
San Francisco, CA: Chronicle Books, 1999. Hong Kong Printing. oblong Qto. VG+/VG. dark green matte DJ spine with taped tip with ivory authors, large uppercase white lettering, color thumbnail photo and miniature white uppercase publisher. fully illustrated jacket front/rear, edgewear slight. black clothbound HB with stamped silver titling, lined fep/ffep in solid orange. within this lavishly illustrated glossy interior, all sheets neatly cornered and mark-free, a bright white interior with text. 204 pp. ISBN# 0811825361.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1989. Octavo (oblong); VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, cream with black print; DJ has slight shelfwear but is clean and bright; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, slight fading to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 408 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (some color).