Scientific American Building Architecture 1896 year 12 issues folio color platesBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Periodicals, 19th Century Newspapers, Scientific American, Architectural View, Homes, Americana, Floor Plans).
Scientific American: Building Edition.
Published monthly, 1896, New York by Munn & Co.
12 issues. 107 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout, including 12 color covers.
Period 1/2 leather binding. Bound volume of a complete year's run (12 issues) of this now scarce American architectural newspaper.
Each issue retains the rare color cover printed on heavier paper stock which precedes the newspaper cover.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding well age worn, lacks spine leather, scuffed and rubbed along joints and corners, yet still remains overall sound and 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. 16" H x 11 1/4"W.