SECREST, M: Frank Lloyd Wright: A Biography

Secrest, Meryle. Frank Lloyd Wright: A Biography. Harper Perennial, 1993. ISBN: 0060975679. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#30850) $12.00

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A biography of the acclaimed architect describes Wright’s Midwest boyhood, his apprenticeship with Louis Sullivan, his travels to Europe and subsequent success there, his three marriages, his work, and more.

Illustrated. 635p. Index. Notes.

ARCHITECTURAL WOODWORK INSTITUTE: Architectural Woodwork Quality Standards Guide Specifications and Quality Certification Program (Fifth Edition)

Book cover. Architectural Woodwork Quality Standards Guide Specifications and Quality Certification Program (Fifth Edition) Architectural Woodwork Quality Standards Guide Specifications and Quality Certification Program (Fifth Edition). The Architectural Woodwork Institute, 1989. Unmarked. A few nicks on cover. Illustrated throughout. New, expanded section 1500, new section 1700. 141p. Three hole-punched for notebook. Very Good. Paperback. (#30826) $12.00

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SHEINMAN, M: A Tenement Story: The History of 97 Orchard Street and the Lower East Side Tenement Museum

Book cover. A Tenement Story: The History of 97 Orchard Street and the Lower East Side Tenement MuseumSheinman, Mort. A Tenement Story: The History of 97 Orchard Street and the Lower East Side Tenement Museum. Lower East Side Tenement Museum, 1999. ISBN: 0974917206. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#30809) $12.00

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The Lower East Side Tenement Museum was built around 1870 and had several 3 room apartments. The building saw thousands of tenants come and go until the 1930’s, when it was boarded up and forgotten. The museum, founded in 1988, has showcases this living space and what was left behind by the people who lived there.

Large French flaps. Illustrated throughout. 56p.