Title The Scenewright. Illustrated By the Author.
Binding Cloth Hardcover
Book Condition Good to Very Good
Edition Third Printing.
Size 12mo - 6¾ - 7¾ Inches Tall
Publisher New York The MacMillan Co. 1930
Seller ID 2274
vii.135pgs. Good to Very Good condition blue cloth hard cover. Gilt lettering and decoration to front and spine. Lettering on spine and edges of cloth somewhat faded, rubbing to cloth at corners. Owner name (Pearl Masterman, February 6, 1934] on front blank, with two of her bookplates on the front endpapers. Frontis and endpaper illustrations depict scenes of set and model building. Illustrations throughout by the author. Scattered throughout text are occasional underlines and brief marginal notations in pencil. Contents: The Reason. I. The Scenewright, II. Considering the Script, III. The Sketch-Model, IV. The Finished Model, V. The Outdoor Scene, VI. Furniture for Models with a note on lighting, VII. An Actual Problem, VIII. Construction of Senery, IX. The Cyclorama and Ceiling, X. Scene Painting, Appendix. The appendix contains illustrations, diagrams and helpful tips for the construction of temporary sets, including those for a cottage interior, a farmhouse and a garden, a medieval room, a courtyard, a living room, a castle court, an Egyptian temple, a Spanish interior, formal and informal interiors. #2274.