Illustrated History of Furniture: Contains 400 Illustrations of Examples from Ancient Times to the Edwardian Era

Illustrated History of Furniture: Contains 400 Illustrations of Examples from Ancient Times to the Edwardian Era

by Frederick Litchfield
     
 

ISBN-10: 1848378033

ISBN-13: 9781848378032

Pub. Date: 01/30/2012

Publisher: Arcturus Publishing Limited

Frederick Litchfield’s fascinating and detailed study of the functionality, craftsmanship, and artistry of furniture was written over a century ago in Victorian England and remains as culturally important as it is enduring. This beautiful facsimile edition brings back to the printed page hundreds of the superb engravings and photographic images that

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Frederick Litchfield’s fascinating and detailed study of the functionality, craftsmanship, and artistry of furniture was written over a century ago in Victorian England and remains as culturally important as it is enduring. This beautiful facsimile edition brings back to the printed page hundreds of the superb engravings and photographic images that Litchfield used to illustrate his comprehensive historical handbook. This book has always been in the Top 50 most downloaded books on Gutenberg.com, proving this subject’s universal appeal.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781848378032
Publisher:
Arcturus Publishing Limited
Publication date:
01/30/2012
Pages:
464
Sales rank:
1,212,530
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.20(d)

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