[Concrete & Cement]. U.S. Gypsum Co.
Textone Volume 1 (Limited First Edition, Copy No. 1833).
U.S. Gypsum Co.
Quarto, pp. 24. Illustrated with b/w photographs and color frontispiece. Includes 8 textured color plates on card stock in a pocket on the back inside cover. Page 1 is printed, "This is copy No. 1833 of the first and limited edition of this work printed directly from hand-set type and the original color plates. It is the private property of Edward B. Lee"
A wonderful hand-set, limited edition catalog introducing the U.S. Gypsum Co. product Textone, a stucco-like textured wall product that could be colored and used to produce various effects for different architectural styles: Greek, Spanish, Early Italian, Early English, Gothic, Modern European, Colonial, and Moorish. A truly beautiful catalog, with 8 sample cards in a back pocket for reference. A scarce item from the Old House Journal Reference Library.
Edition: First edition, limited
Binding: Decorated Boards
Condition: Very Good, cover slightly rubbed
Book Id: 13175