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THE CABINET AND CHAIR-MAKER'S REAL FRIEND & COMPANION
Written by Robert Manwaring. Illustrated by Robert Manwaring.
Stock no. 2138804
Published by John Tiranti Ltd.. 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The whole system of chair-making made plain and easy. Reprint of the 1765 edition. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Page browning. Tape glue marks to endpapers. Wrapper is edge-worn with a few nicks at corners; browning to edges of top of spine.

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FURNISHING THE SMALL HOME
Written by Margaret Merivale.
Stock no. 2128808
Published by The Studio Ltd.. 1945. Very good condition.

Yellow covers with black lettering. 112 pages, with mainly b/w photographs. New and Revised edition. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Small pencil drawing to rear endpaper.

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ENGLISH FURNITURE FROM CHARLES II TO GEORGE II
Written by R.W. Symonds.
Stock no. 1816500
Published by Antique Collectors' Club. 1980. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Brown suede style covers, gilt titles and borders. Originally published in 1929, this is a reprint edition, Limited to 1500 copies. With more than 260 Illustrations from examples in the Collection of Percival D. Griffiths. A full account of the Design, Material and Quality of Workmanship of Walnut and Mahogany Furniture of this period; and of how Spurious Specimens are made. ISBN: 0902028952. This is copy 1000 of 1500 copies. Inscription in ink to first blank page.

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THE BOOK OF DECORATIVE FURNITURE ITS FORM, COLOUR, & HISTORY (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Edwin Foley. Illustrated by Edwin Foley; et al..
Stock no. 2126391
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Brown cloth with gilt titles to spines; blind titles and decorations to front covers. With One Hundred Reproductions in Full-Colour Facsimile of Drawings by the Author, and One Thousand Text Illustrations; Correlated Charts of British Woodwork Styles and Contemporaries; Decorative Furnishing Accessories; Principle Trees; &c. Bumping and wear to spines, corners and cover edges. Tear to top of spine on Volume II. Other smaller nicks and chips, with some fraying to cloth. What looks like damp marks to bottom of front cover of Volume II. Spotting to covers. All plates present. Foxing, mostly to endpapers and outer page edges.

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CABINETMAKING THE PROFESSIONAL APPROACH
Written by Alan Peters.
Stock no. 2125934
Published by Stobart & Son. 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 085442024X. SIGNED by author to front endpaper. Light fading to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is edge-creased with uneven browning.

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SIMPLY SCANDINAVIAN
Written by Sara Norrman; Magnus Englund; Caroline Clifton-Mogg.
Stock no. 1815667
Published by Ryland Peters & Small. 1st 2010. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Explores twenty stylish homes that celebrate the best of Nordic interior style, being practical, light and beautiful. Matt pictorial boards. Colour photos throughout. 160 pages including index. ISBN: 9781845979775.

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A HISTORY OF ENGLISH FURNITURE (4 VOLUMES)
Written by Percy Macquoid. Illustrated by S. Slocombe.
Stock no. 1814367
Published by Lawrence And Bullen Ltd.. 1st 1904. Very good condition.

The Age of Oak, The Age of Walnut, The Age of Mahogany, and The Age of Satinwood. Very large, heavy volumes. Red cloth boards, gilt titles with publisher vignette to front. Top edges gilt. 15 colour plates, after Shirley Slocombe, per volume with titled tissue-guard. Numerous b/w illustrations by the author. First published 1904; 1905; 1906; and 1908 respectively. Uneven fading to cloth and spines are very faded with a few marks. Slight fraying to board corners. Some scattered foxing present, some foxing to plates - some badly foxed to margins, others just a little, others clean. All plates and tissue-guards present. Some plates detached mostly in The Age of Oak, some of these are worn at edges and creased but not affecting the subject of the plate. All volumes are first editions 1904-1908. A few margin marks. A very nice set for someone with an interest in furniture making.

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ASIAN ART
Written by Lark E. Mason.
Stock no. 2117267
Published by Antique Collectors' Club. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards with gilt titles. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 1851494154. Some light bumping along cover edges. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE HISTORY OF ENGLISH INTERIORS
Written by Alan Gore; Ann Gore.
Stock no. 2111086
Published by Phaidon Press Limited. 1st thus 1995. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Colour and b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0714834688. A few marks to covers.

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BAROQUE AND ROCOCO
Written by Erich Hubala.
Stock no. 1604762
Published by The Herbert Press. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. The Herbert History of Art and Architecture. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1871569044.

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ITALIA 30 JUNE 2010 LONDON (CATALOGUE)
Written by Simon De Pury; et al.
Stock no. 2110483
Published by Phillips De Pury. 2010. Very good condition.

Very large format cardwraps. Catalogue of auction for art and other things 'Italia' by Phillips de Pury & Company in 2010. Includes relevant articles and artist biographies, as well as information about the lots sold. Creasing to corners.

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PEWS, BENCHES & CHAIRS
Written by Trevor Cooper; Sarah Brown.
Stock no. 1706471
Published by The Ecclesiological Society. 1st 2011. Fine condition.

Church Seating in English Parish Churches from the fourteenth century to the present. Card wraps. B/w photos. 500 pages. ISBN: 9780946823178.

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