New York: Frank M. Snyder, 1906-1913. Original edition. Staplebound Wraps. Elephant Folio (16" x 21.5"). each part contains 10 full page plates of building and architectural features plans, several with b/w photos and period ads inside the cover. Part 1 has a water stain on front cover. Part 3's cover is partially detached and has an open tear on the back cover. Part 6 is disbound and the pages are repaired with yellowed cellophane tape. Part 7 is incomplete; only the cover and 1 plate survives. Very good, with some faults (see description). Item #19409
An incomplete, rare original copy of Frank Snyder's ambitious architectural renderings from 1906-13. Each part features ten drawings from the architect's working drawings, selected for general excellence in design and construction, together with photos of the works as built. The drawings highlight details of aspects of woodwork, metalwork, terra cotta, casement windows, etc. of the architect's major projects of the time, such as University Club and the US Immigrant Station in New York City, and the Union County Court House in Elizabeth, NJ.