used hardcover bound in felt boards over cloth spine, no dust jacket, 1940 Edition. mild wear, pages open loosely at a few points yet binding remains solid, no marks to text, felt boards mildly scratched and lightly scuffed with mild rubbing to edges, and page edges lightly scuffed but clean. ; 45 pages. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: The Last Rivet The Story of Rockefeller ...
Editorial: Columbia University Press
Año de publicación: 1940
Condición del libro: Good+
Descripción Columbia University Press, New York, 1940. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Near Fine. No Jacket. Various Photographers Ilustrador. Undated (circa1940.) NEAR FINE hardcover. The story of the planning and construction of Rockefeller Center "as told at the ceremony in which John D. Rockefeller, Jr. drove the last rivet of the last building, November 1, 1940." Full page B/W photos by artists such as Berenice Abbott, Margaret Bourke-White, Fritz Henle, Wendell McRae, Paul J. Woolf and others. A beautiful production with 2-color page design, printed on fine deckle-edged paper. Bound in green "flocked" or velveteen hardcover with brown cloth spine with outline of a large rivet stamped in silver on front cover. Internally a Fine copy - pages clean and bright with no markings, creases, tears or chips. The cover is clean but edgworn with rub marks and in a few spots, wear down to the boards. Green is slightly yellowed (toned) along edges. Brown cloth spine strip is worn, rubbed at spine ends - though fragile it is intact. Endpapers printed with silver rivet design. Binding is very good, hinges intact, no loose pages. No jacket, as issued. 8-1/2 x 11"; 46 pages. Size: Small 4to. Nº de ref. de la librería 001198