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Modern Practical Stairbuilding and Handrailing by George Ellis - First Edition - 1932 - from Mollie's Loft Books. and

Modern Practical Stairbuilding and Handrailing

by George Ellis

Condition: Very Good/Very Good

B T Batsford Ltd., 1932. A very good hardback book without inscriptions or other marks. Clean bright and tight, just a little very light shelfwear. The uncommon DJ is edge rubbed, chipped at spine top & bottom, and darkened at the spine. All illustrations, foldouts, etc are intact & unworn. The book doesn't seem to have seen much actual use. First edition of the two volumes combined into one book, volume 1 being "Stair Construction and Design", 134 pages; Volume 2 is "Handrailing and Wreath Making", 108 pages. Heavily illustrated. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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