New York: J. L. Taylor & Co., . Hardcover. Folio.  pages. Very Good+. Bound in cloth over boards with leather spine, upper board titled in gilt. Hundreds of fabric swatches plus 16 stunningly colored fashion plates and a few text pages. All swatches present though some have few moth nibbles and/or mild adhesive stains from their original attachment to the page.
"Tailors by Appointment to His Majesty the American Citizen." This spectacular sample book from J. L. Taylor & Co. of New York and Chicago shows the latest in men's custom suits and accessories just months before the United States' entry into World War I in April of 1917.