Pictorial Dictionary Of British 19th Century Furniture Design.
Antique Collectors' Club
Fat 4to. 8.75 x 11 inches. xlvii + 583 +  pp. Bound in original brown cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper. A very good copy. Illustrated throughout in black and white. Pictorial endpapers. Reprint of a title of the Antique Collectors' Club first published 1977. With over 5,000 illustrations, the Dictionary is made up from forty nine contemporary design and pattern books, listed at the front. Each piece of furniture has been sorted into into its physical characteristics, e.g. desks with sloping top and central support. THIS IS A LARGE AND HEAVY BOOK WHICH WILL INCUR SHIPPING COSTS ABOVE THE DEFAULT RATE QUOTED BY ABE. PLEASECONTACT US DIRECTLY IF YOU WOULD LIKE A QUOTATION FOR POSTAGE BEFORE ORDERING.
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