Restoring a House in the City was actually one of five books I purchased for myself recently.
Maybe I'm late to this "discovery", but did you know that you can purchase hardcover decorating books from Amazon sellers for just pennies? The catch is that they are used and you may have to do a little digging to find them. Don't expect to find newer titles that cheap either.
Here's what I got on my book binge:
My total for all 5 including shipping was under 40 bucks.
Do you collect decorating books? Please share your favorites!