The Wood-Carver of Salem Samuel McIntire His Life and Work. Frank Cousins, Phil M. Riley.

The Wood-Carver of Salem Samuel McIntire His Life and Work

Boston: Little, Brown, 1916. First edition. Hardcover. 168 pages. 24.5 x 16 cm. Limited edition, copy 487 of 930. 127 plates, mostly photographs. One of a family of a notable family of wood-carvers, joiners and housewrights. His windows were usually twelve-paned Georgian type which still finds favor today. Laid-in is the original advertisement by the publisher and a typed letter to the customer who purchased it dated November 20. 1919. The latter's penciled signature on front free endpaper. Orig. navy cloth, front cover design decorated in white. Teg. Very good. Item #20939

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