New York: Robert M. McBride and Co., 1916. Second edition. Decorated Boards. Small quarto, pp. 80. Illustrated with b/w watercolors and plans. Very good in good dust jacket; 2" missing from dust jacket on the reverse side. Item #19502
Beautiful early 20th century pattern book with lengthy descriptions of each home, designed by architects Francis Pierpont Davis and Walter Swindell Davis; architectural engineer Loyall F. Watson, and landscape architect Henry R. Davis. Charing houses with attractive landscape setting are presented in the form of architect's perspective views and plans, covering a wide variety of bungalow and two-story houses in Colonial, English, Spanish and other styles of architecture. This is the first time we've seen a copy in dust jacket.