Rockefeller Center NY story 1940 Art Deco illustrated New York architecture bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Americana, New York City, Rockefeller Center, Architectural Views, John D. Rockefeller).
The Last Rivet: The Story of Rockefeller Center...
Published 1940, New York, by the Columbia University Press.
45 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout w/ great Deco b&w photographs by Bernice Abbot, Margaret Bourke-White, Fritz Hendle, Paul Woolf and others. Printed on hand made paper, nicely printed in matte finish.
Publisher's cloth Art Deco style binding, green felt covers stamped in silver gilt. Retains original period Deco rivet dust jacket.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding lightly age worn along edges, dust jacket torn with loss at spine base (but still largely present), book remains overall attractive as an object.
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. Item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 11" H x 8 1/2" W.