American Carpenter & Builder Co.: Chicago, June 1924. Paperback. Very Good. Item #21-3309
Color and black and white illus., 11.25 x 8.25", pict wraps, 3-22, 31-538pp. Covers have light wrinkling, soiling, chipping, scratches, edge tears, rubbing, lacks tip of one corner, contents have light wrinkling, staining in lower margins, edge tear, occasional pencil scribble, pages 195-196 have been neatly cut out but it resulted in a long cut on pages 194-195, contents good to very good condition. Colors bright and sharp. There are articles on skyscrapers, movie theatres, garages, hotel design, concrete houses, development of the motor car industry, electricity reinforced concrete, Chicago buildings of the year, Bamberger Ideal Homes, Gessner Blue Ribbon Homes plus an obituary on Louis Sullivan. Loads of ads: Vendor Slate Co., Bulldog Floor Clip, Abestone Stucco, Ford and GMC trucks, Kawner Store Fronts, Garland Stoves. Plus, a few in color: Radford Architectural Company, Richardson Roofing, Stearns Brothers, Paine Lumber. Great content.