Minneapolis: M. L. Keith, 1912. Item #013384
A pattern book for houses designed or copied by Keith’s company; this edition showing 100 houses in cement, brick, and half-timber, all illustrated from photographs or perspective drawings, with floor plan. Full sets of blue print plans and elevation drawings, etc. are offered for $15 to $100. Houses shown are mostly two-story in a variety of designs dominated by the traditional colonial and popular European styles, but including a few with a vague prairie-style influence. 25.5 cm; 111 pp.; illustrated from photographs, plans, and drawings. Ink name to front cover; a single sentence underlined in ink; corners of two leaves torn off with no loss to text or images; a well-used working copy with creases, dog-ears, etc., in pictorial wrappers.