Bicknell's Village Builder; Elevations And Plans For Cottages, Villas, Suburban Residences, Farm House, Stables, And Carriage Houses, Store Fronts, School Houses, Churches, Court-Houses, And A Model Jail; Also Exterior And Interior Details For Public And Private Buildings, With Approved Forms Of Contracts And Specifications. Amos Jackson Bicknell.

Bicknell's Village Builder; Elevations And Plans For Cottages, Villas, Suburban Residences, Farm House, Stables, And Carriage Houses, Store Fronts, School Houses, Churches, Court-Houses, And A Model Jail; Also Exterior And Interior Details For Public And Private Buildings, With Approved Forms Of Contracts And Specifications

New York: A.J. Bicknell & Co. 1872. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Frontis, half title and 2 page Introduction, Folio, 35 x 27 cm. 56 lithographed plates drawn to scale printed recto only with three additional plates and a variety of details. The first of the three extra plates a color lithograph. 14 pages of adverts at rear, one a color lithograph of Minton Floor Tiles. The designs of fifteen leading architects, representing the New England, middle, western and southwestern states.” Architects include Lyman Under-wood (Boston), C. Edward Loth (Troy), G. B. Croff (Fort Edward, NY), E. Boyden & Son (Worcester), Alfred Gable (St. Louis), E. R. Francisco (Kansas City), Davis D. Hopkins (Grand Rapids), etc. A notable mid Victorian pattern book. HITCHCOCK 160. A truly clean, fresh and bright copy internally, endpapers renewed. Orig. brown pebble grained publisher's cloth, front cover gilt lettering bright, modern brown cloth reback with original lettering laid down -- "Bicknell's Village Builder And Supplement." Near fine. Item #21213

Price: $700.00

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