A Short Dictionary Of Furniture

Author: John Gloag
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781447497721
Release Date: 2013-04-16
Genre: House & Home

A must have companion for any fan of antiques or furniture design. Including chapters on descriptions and design of furniture, furniture designers from Britain and America with notes on the different periods of furniture design. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

English Furniture A History and Guide

Author: John Cloag
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781447486572
Release Date: 2013-04-16
Genre: Antiques & Collectibles

Originally published in 1934, this is an exhaustively detailed guide to the history of English furniture, copiously illustrated with black and white photography and many illustrations, and is highly recommended for inclusion on the bookshelf of anyone with an interest in the subject. Many of these earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork. Contents include: The Historical Background of Design 1500-1700; The Historical Background of Design 1700-1934; Furniture Design Under the Wood Workers 1500 1660; Furniture Design Under Fashion, 1660-1730; Furniture Design Under the Architects 1730-1830; Furniture Design Under the Romantic Movement and the Furniture Trade 1830-1900; Furniture Design Under the Antique Dealers and Artist-Craftsmen 1900-1920; The New Materials and Their Effect on Design; The Patient Art of Buying Furniture; Books About Furniture and Design.

The Bookman

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: MINN:319510018884073
Release Date: 1922
Genre: Bibliography


The Encyclopedia of Furniture

Author: Joseph Aronson
Publisher: Potter Style
ISBN: 9780517037355
Release Date: 1965
Genre: Antiques & Collectibles

An illustrated up-to-date reference work which describes every period and development in furniture styling and construction

Bulletin

Author: Grand Rapids (Mich.) Public Library
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015078141606
Release Date: 1921
Genre:


Annual Report

Author: New Orleans Public Library
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015036817164
Release Date: 1907
Genre: