[Terra Cotta]. (National Terra Cotta Society).
Architectural Terra Cotta: Standard Construction.
National Terra Cotta Society
Folio (11X14), 70 numbered plates. Indexed.
with 70 large, scaled drawings of terra cotta in building applications (from windows and columns to gargoyles and domed arches). One of only a handful of pre-WWI titles on the subject, and perhaps the best, certainly the most detailed architecturally. Includes several marvelous plates on windows, including rose windows, Gothic windows, ticket windows, dormers, decorative mullions and more. An important work on the subject. This copy in quite good shape, with sound hinges and tight binding.
Edition: First edition
Binding: Half leather over Original Brown Cloth in protective jacket
Condition: Very Good; Backstrip worn but strong, shelfwear, corners bumped/
Book Id: 15650