* SLOAN, SAMUEL
American Houses: A Variety of Original Designs for Rural Buildings. Philadelphia: Henry B. Ashmead, 1861.
8vo, rebound in quarter brown calf over cloth, gilt-lettered spine. Second edition. With 29 lithograph plates. Sloan's rarest work, issued only in initial edition in 1861 and this second edition. This is one of the earliest American architectural books to use chromolithography. Minor edgewear; light foxing and brownspotting; lacking publisher's advertisements.
Estimate $ 700-900
Property from the Collection of A. Casperson Books, Niles, Michigan