FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT ON ARCHITECTURE: Selected Writings 1894-1940. Edited with an Introduction by Frederick Gutheim.

New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1941.

Price: $600.00

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First edition, advance copy, uncorrected galley proof. pp. [xi], 265 (printed on rectos only). 4to. UNCORRECTED GALLEY PROOF OF
"FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT ON ARCHITECTURE" Green wrappers. Owner's contemporary embossed stamp on front cover and first three leaves: "Sheldon & Caroline Keck" [Sheldon Keck was a pioneer in the field of art conservation. He, and his wife Caroline, were consultant conservators for the Museum of Modern Art, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, etc.]. Spine is tanned, with uneven one-inch chip at base of spine, moderate wear to extremities, creased tear at lower fore-corner of front cover, first few leaves creased at one corner, else a very good copy. see Sweeney 532 for the trade edition-- "An anthology of Wright's writings, edited from the original manuscripts."

Item #338355

Title page has publisher's pencil date, and price, of publication. A scarce title in this advance format (uncorrected galley proof).
Publisher's printed label affixed to front cover: "Please report on this [book] not later than date given in covering post card... Mail one copy of your report to Miss Amy Loveman..."