Art Nouveau and Art Deco Lighting by Alastair Duncan, c.1978, 9x10, 208 pgs, hardbound with dustjacket, black/white and color photos, Simon and Schuster, NY. Begins with a brief survey of lighting techniques to the 1920's followed by information about the designers of art nouveau and art deco lighting from the United States, Belgium, Great Britain, France, Germany, Austria and Czechoslovakia. 135 black/white photos plus 35 color plates depict candlesticks and candleholders as well as lamps. Glossary, bibliography, index.
Condition: Remainder mark on lower fore-edge, yellowing to fep and minor fore-edge soil otherwise Very Good in still-attractive dustjacket with closed tear and fold at upper rear edge