New York: Whitney Library of Design/Watson-Guptill, 1986. Later printing. Hardback. Clean, tight, heavy folio, 622pp. Book is in near fine condition, the dust jacket is very good except for a few small, neatly reapired closed tears on the top and bottom edges and a slight curl to the bottom edge. Copious illustrations in all sections. Near Fine / very good except as noted. Item #17797
A comprehensive and basic working tool for design professionals. If you want to design a business or residence, here is the best possible starting place to find graphic details. Contents include standard dimensions of manufactured interior components including architectural millwork, interior trim, hardware and laminates, windows, walls and partitions, finishes, vertical exits such as stairs and ramps. Residential graphic and design standards such as single- and multiple-family dwellings, kitchens, bathrooms, et al. Commercial graphic and design standards, including public washrooms, offices, banks retail spaces, restaurants, hotels/motels, medical/dental offices and treatment centers, libraries, and religious spaces. Explanation of CSI masterformat classification.