Ferry, W. Hawkins
Title Buildings of Detroit, the : A History ; a Centennial Publication
Book Condition Near Fine in Poor dust jacket
Edition First Edition
Publisher Detroit: Wayne State University Press; 1968
Seller ID 2674
479 pages; 4to (11") 28cm; Teal-blue cloth, gilt and black lettering, chronology, index, bibliography, notes, 3 b/w maps of which 2 are fold-outs, nearly 400 buildings illustrated in highly-detailed, beautiful b/w photos, including '150 which have been destroyed and some 20 which have been altered significantly'. ; Definitive history of Detroit architecture, including churches, mansions, auto plants, skyscrapers, etc, including a few in nearby Ann Arbor, Birmingham, Troy, and other suburbs. ; Book shows minor shelfwear only. No other defects. Jacket is sunned, dampstained, and a part is missing at heel, all text apart from publiehr name at heel is readable. Sold as is.