Very Good. Item #002154
New York: The Architectural Forum for the American Face Brick Association, 1924. Quarto; 99pp. Color frontispiece + 43 B&W photos + 21 schematics. Brown softcover with embossed chocolate lettering and color inset within border on front face; chocolate lettering on spine. Crown of spine torn but present; crown and foot both scuffed. Light water spot on front cover. Rear cover top corner creased but now flattened. Sewn gatherings still solid within endpapers and covers. Textblock clean and unmarked, with light foxing to opening and final leaves and textblock edges.
An architecturally exacting survey of prime specimens of facebrick usage in Britain, with a few examples from the East Coast of the U.S. Includes historical chronology and technical explanations.