Stately Homes Of California

By: Garnett, Porter (with An Introduction by Bruce Porter)

Price: $60.00

Quantity: 1 available


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some bumping, rubbing wear and spots of fraying, especially to the top spine end. The spine also has some fading and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front endpaper. "Porter Garnett (1871-March 21, 1951) was a playwright, critic, editor, librarian, teacher, and printer." In 1922, Garnett became professor of graphic arts at the Carnegie Institute of Technology in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, teaching traditions, development and ideals of printing. There, he founded the Laboratory Press, as the only program in the country for the teaching of fine printing until the press closed in 1935. The Press was one of the only dedicated to education in printing as a fine art. In 1932, he was awarded the AIGA Medal." (from Wikipedia)

Title: Stately Homes Of California

Author Name: Garnett, Porter (with An Introduction by Bruce Porter)

Categories: Californiana,

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown and Company: 1915

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: A37289

Keywords: Californiana Porter Garnett Bruce Porter California History Architecture Stately Homes Californiana,