Your Account
Login | Register | Forgot?  
  Quick Search
  Advanced Search   
  Featured Title

How To Electroplate Baby Shoes for Pleasure and Profit
 How To Electroplate Baby Shoes for Pleasure and Profit
  Site Information
 About Us
 How We Grade Our Books
 Contact Us
 Visit Us
 Mailing List
 Sell Your Books
 Upcoming Shows
 Ordering Info / Terms of Sale
 Glossary of Book Terms
 Privacy Statement
 Terms of Agreement
 Visual Vacations
 Find Me A Copy

 Links and Resources
  CATEGORY Information
Click Here to View other titles by  modern design modern design

Books and materials relating to the applied arts after WWI; their use in architecture & interior design; the design of handworked and manufactured objects including: ceramics, metalwork, wood, jewelry, textiles, glass, furniture, graphics, clocks & watches, toys, leather, etc.

  TITLE Information
Click Here to Enlarge this Image
click & maximize
Stowell, Kenneth K., prepared by, Home Owners' Catalogs, New York, F.W. Dodge Corporation, 1946, first edition, 4to (11" x 8.5"), HB, Light green cloth boards w/ silver gilt titles & illustration, VG / none as issued. 1" circular stain on front cover, rear board slightly soiled. Age toning to eps.

Unpaginated as a total; some pagination corresponds to various company catalogs bound in (approx. 7/8" thick). Profusely illustrated in b/w and color. Preface entitled, "Building a Home Is a Romantic Experience." For the new-home builder, several catalogs bound together from companies specializing in building materials, equipment, & furnishings each offering a wealth of detailed product information on everything from boilers and new fangled "air conditioners" that are as big as a car; additional products offered include shingles, millwork, linoleum, plumbing fixtures, arches, cabinets, carpets, doors, fireplaces, appliances, glass, insulation, and more; several checklists to aid the homeowner are included. Some of the suppliers are; American CoolAir Corp.; The Stanley Works, Iron Fireman Manufacturing Co., Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Co., Westinghouse Electric Corp., Carnegie-Illinois Steel Corp., among many. There are numerous illustrations of mid-century style kitchens and bathrooms in extreme colors and wild designs. A delightful look at domestic housing just as the post-war boom was about to commence. Several response cards tipped in. Great color and elaborate advertising.

Please see our listings for Home Owners' Catalogs from other years.    [Book ID # 891]

In Stock
Price: $90.00
Shipping: $7.00
Add $1.50 for each additional item.
International Orders: Please contact us for an accurate shipping quote (based on weight, destination, and preferred delivery time)

  Shopping Cart
There are 0 item(s) in your shopping cart.
    Images of:
    London | Britain
    Paris | Europe
    Architecture | Lifestyle Interiors
    Artic Adventure
    Artists in their Studios
    Beads & Buttons
    Beat Generation
    Counterculture | 60s
    Cowboy | The West
    Denim | Japanese
    Ethnic Cultures
    Fashion Design General
    Fashion Menswear
    Fashion Womenswear
    Film | TV | Theater
    Graphic Design
    The Kennedys
    Military General
    Military Uniforms
    Mods | Punks | Skinheads | Street
    Naked Women
    Naked Men
    NYC Glitterati
    Photography General
    Photographers A-Z
    Rock n Roll | Music
    Silver Spoon Set
    Sports History | Unis | etc
    Surf +
    Tattoos | Flash Art
    Textiles | Patterns
    Vogue | Bazaar
  New Arrivals / Recent Sales