American Builder Magazine Lot of 2 trade magazines 1938 architectural plansBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Magazines, Early 20th Century Periodicals, Trade Magazines, Architecture, Home Planning, Illustrated Magazines).
American Builder and Building Age.
Published 1938, New York by Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation.
Two issues, each c. 140 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout. Abundant period advertising, some in color.
Illustrated pictorial paper wrappers. Lot of two (2) mid-20th century trade magazines.
Set is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Set is not new or in "new" condition.
Bindings rubbed and well age worn, edge wear, yet still remains overall attractive as objects.
Text block paper is clean, internally well preserved, little staining or soiling, any flaws of a minor type unworthy of specific mention.
Still attractive on the shelf. Set displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this antique item survives.
Magazines Measure c. 11 1/2" H x 8 1/2" W.