This book, A History of Interior Design, represents the first major survey text on interior design for over a decade. This book provides information on 6,000 years of personal and public space. Author, John Pile, presents overlapping topics on construction, architecture, the arts and crafts, technology and product design. Also included are detailed discussions of famous buildings from the Parthenon to the Pompidou Center. The book contains 400 illustrations with 200 in color.
This hardcover book is in good condition. The top front and back boards are bumped. There is a light crease at the top right hand corner of some of the pages. This cloth-covered book comes with a dust jacket that is also good condition. The jacket has some scratches, folds at the corners and a small tear at the top back corner. This book is clean and the binding is tight.
This book contains 400 pages including several color and black and white illustrations, a bibliography, a glossary and an index.
Title: A History of Interior Design
Author: John Pile
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons,Inc.
Place: New York, N.Y.
Date of Publication: 2000
Number of Pages: 400
Dimensions: 8.75 x 11.25 inches