New York: Illustrated Editions Company, Inc., 1939. Hardcover. 4to. Tan cloth with gilt lettering. 255pp. Frontispiece, extensive illustrations. Very good. Mild binding edgewear only; pastedowns typically age toned. Item #47197
Attractive and tight first edition of this heavy, hefty survey of ahead-of-its-day interior designs that smack of classic 1950s and '60s design, not 1939. Tight and internally near fine -- by the Pulitzer Prize-winning New York art critic (1911-2002).