New York. Palliser, Palliser & Co., 1887.
Black and white frontispiece, 3 pages introductory, 65 plates showing a total of 207 designs in black and white with facing page of text and details, 14 pages of black and white details, 8 pages of various information, 16 pages (2 are blank) of advertisements, one color full page advertisement; unpaginated. 14 x 11 inches, paper covered boards (hardbound). Front cover is detached and back cover holding on by a thread; leather spine is missing; covers very worn. Interior is in good condition, with light waterstain gutter and top margins of last few pages (not affecting text / images); occasional short edge tears. Detailed and profuse documentation of wonderful late 19th century houses of all designs - cottages, villas, farm houses, etc, - with architectural details. Item #52699