Washington, D.C. National Trust for Historic Preservation, 1983. First printing. Decorated Wraps, green. Octavo, pp. 127. 109 b/w photographs. As New. Item #11890
The current standard on the subject, by one of the reigning experts in the field. Beautifully illustrated, well documented and quite readable. From back wrap: "This guide to selecting authentic reproductions of historic wallpapers is intended for everyone who wants to recreate a period look for a building - homeowners as well as directors of historic house museums and restoration projects. "'Wallpapers for Historic Buildings' tells how to choose and buy appropriate papers and provides the first catalog of 359 reproduction wallpapers available today arranged according to historical period and manufacture."