Sign In | Register
MARK HAMPTON ON DECORATING by  Mark; Edited By Elaine Greene HAMPTON - First Edition - 1989 - from JWMah and

Note: Cover may not represent actual copy or condition available


by HAMPTON, Mark; Edited By Elaine Greene

Condition: Fine/Near Fine

NY: Conde Nast Publications, 1989. (USA) 2nd printing of first edition. No markings, Fine in unclipped Near Fine dust jacket with crease to front and to the rear flaps. Square format , patterned bds, 251pp. Author's watercolour illus of his own designs. Hampton attended the London School of Economics and holds a master's degree from New York University's Institute of Fine Arts. He apprenticed with David Hicks and Mrs. Henry Parrish. This is his first book. A heavy book. (2.8 JM FO 15/6. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".


Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)

Help & frequently asked questions


Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
Common term for the covers of a hardbound book.  The term 'boards' refers to the thick cardboard under the paper or cloth...[more]
The portion of a book cover or cover jacket that folds into the book from front to back.  The flap can contain biographical...[more]
A new book is a book previously not circulated to a buyer. Although a new book is typically free of any faults or defects,...[more]


$10.00 shipping to USA

More shipping options >

Storing a Book Collection

How to properly store your collection

Don't let a few small mistakes erode the value of your growing book collection. Review these tips to help preserve the beauty of your books!

Collecting Proofs

Collecting proofs, galleys, and advance reviews

Devoted collectors of rare books will love finding proofs, galleys, and advance review copies of their favorite pieces of literature. Find rare proofs and advance reading copies in the Rare Book Room.