New York: Architectural Book Publishing Co., 1926. First edition. Hardcover. xviii pp. + 84 plates from photographs and drawings, map endpapers; folio, original green cloth with gilt title. Some rippling to cover cloth, back of frontispiece plate spotted, else very good. Item #22779
Farmhouses, village homes, manors, etc. of Normandy and Brittany, primarily depicted in photographs with a few plates from line drawings. This Richard Gump's copy with his small ink stamp to back of front free endpaper and embossed stamp to bottom of title page. Gump's San Francisco retail store was founded in 1861 by Solomon and Gustav Gump. Richard Gump ran the business from 1947 to 1975. Following his retirement the business was sold several times and finally liquidated in 2018.