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A Guide to English and French Furniture of the Eighteenth Century: A New and Unusual Treatise Regarding the Use, Manufacture and Care of Choice Reproductions, etc.
1 A Guide to English and French Furniture of the Eighteenth Century: A New and Unusual Treatise Regarding the Use, Manufacture and Care of Choice Reproductions, etc.
Holland, MI, Baker Furniture, Inc., 1940, Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Furniture 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 48 pages. 7 1/4"w x 10 5/8"h. Many black and white photos. 140238 
Price: 18.95 USD
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Life-Time Furniture, The Cloister Styles, Grand Rapids Bookcase and Chair Company
2 Life-Time Furniture, The Cloister Styles, Grand Rapids Bookcase and Chair Company
U.S.A., Turn of the Century Editions, 1981, 0940326027 / 9780940326026 Trade Paperback Fine Furniture 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 109 pages. Previous owner's sticker inside. A 1981 reprint of a catalog from the Grand Rapids Bookcase and Chair Company, circa 1910, printed with paper stock and ink to reflect is artistic style. 139413 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Master Pieces: Making Furniture from Paintings, Ball, Richard; Campbell, Peter
3 Ball, Richard; Campbell, Peter Master Pieces: Making Furniture from Paintings
N Y, Hearst Books, 1983, 0688024882 / 9780688024888 First Edition Oversize Hardback Very Good Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 144 pages. "Master Pieces is a guidebook that explores the limitless possibilities of using paintings as models for furniture design. The authors assembled a group of talented furniture designers and sculptors and asked them to adapt and construct furniture that appears in twenty famous paintings by artists as diverse as Fra Angelico and Rene Magritte.... the projects range from Van Gogh's famous chair to Madame Recamier's elegant eighteenth-century daybed, from a simple medieval stool to Picasso's exuberant cubist sideboard." More than 40 color illustrations, 60 b&w photos, many technical drawings. 135328 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Garry Knox Bennett: Call Me Chairmaker, Bennett, Garry Knox
4 Bennett, Garry Knox Garry Knox Bennett: Call Me Chairmaker
Bellevue, WA, Bellevue Arts Museum, 2006, 0942342119 / 9780942342116 Oversize Hardcover Fine No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked copy. Inscribed by Seattle art critic, "For Jimmy Wright-- best wishes always, Matthew Kangas." Pictorial boards. 100979 
Price: 63.95 USD
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5 Byars, Mel 50 Chairs: Innovations in Design and Materials
New York, New York, U.S.A., Whitney Library of Design, 1996, 0823065057 / 9780823065059 Oversize Paperback Near Fine 
159 pages, many many color photos, often full-page. Excellent condition, inside and out. 114526 
Price: 44.95 USD
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Craftsman Furniture Projects (Best of WWJ): Timeless Designs and Trusted Techniques from Woodworking's Top Experts (Best of Woodworker's Journal), Chris Marshall and Woodworker's Journal
6 Chris Marshall and Woodworker's Journal Craftsman Furniture Projects (Best of WWJ): Timeless Designs and Trusted Techniques from Woodworking's Top Experts (Best of Woodworker's Journal)
Woodworker's Journal, 2007, 1565233247 / 9781565233249 Oversize Paperback Fine 
Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 159 pages, step-by-step illustrations, mechanical drawings, materials lists. Timeless Designs and Trusted Techniques from Woodworking's Top Experts Creating furniture in the legendary Craftsman style -- attractive, functional pieces with the clean lines and the trademark joinery -- is easier than ever with this collection of 17 classic projects from the editors at Woodworker's Journal, (the most trusted name in the woodworking community.) Culled from the magazine's deep archives, these projects are perfect for woodworkers of any skill level; from those newly introduced to the popular Craftsman style to the advanced aficionados looking for more challenging designs. Among the projects featured are a slatted bookcase, side and arm chairs, tall stools, a wine cupboard, and much more. And, true to the Woodworker's Journal mission of both inspiring and informing, each project is accompanied by full-color images, detailed plans, expert instructions, and helpful tips to ensure your finished piece is of the highest quality and an instant classic. 138608 
Price: 11.95 USD
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The Best of Painted Furniture, de Dampierre, Florence
7 de Dampierre, Florence The Best of Painted Furniture
N Y, Rizzoli, 1991, 0847808041 / 9780847808045 Oversize Hardback Near Fine Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 200 pages. Full blue cloth boards. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. Large format: 9 1/4"w x 12 1/4"h. Many color illustrations; glossary. 133285 
Price: 18.95 USD
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8 Denker, Ellen;Denker, Bert The Rocking Chair Book
Main Street Books, 1979, 0831774185 / 9780831774189 Ex Library Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 192 pages with a great many photos and illustrations. Book has been re-bound by the library into heavy, strong, red buckram covers that are in excellent condition. 127737 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Bauhaus Archive Berlin: Museum of design, the collection, Droste, Magdalena;Moortgat, Elisabeth;Carpenter, Richard;Scrima, Andrea
9 Droste, Magdalena;Moortgat, Elisabeth;Carpenter, Richard;Scrima, Andrea Bauhaus Archive Berlin: Museum of design, the collection
U.S.A., Museumspadagogischer Dienst, 1999, 3930929104 / 9783930929108 Trade Paperback Fine 
Book is Fine / as new in every respect. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 136498 
Price: 19.50 USD
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Windsor chairmaking, Dunbar, Michael
10 Dunbar, Michael Windsor chairmaking
U.S.A., Hastings House, 1976, 0803880774 / 9780803880771 Hard Cover Very Good Fair 
Book shows very light signs of wear generally with sharp corners, but lower edge of back cover suffers some damage. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 153 pages with many b&w how-to photos, great endpapers with many styles of such chairs, previous owner's name at upper edge. Dust jacket is curled at edges with small tears, chipping, 3" taped tear at lower back. 135315 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Building Small Projects: The New Best of Fine Woodworking, Editors of Fine Woodworking
11 Editors of Fine Woodworking Building Small Projects: The New Best of Fine Woodworking
U.S.A., Taunton Press, 2004, 1561587303 / 9781561587308 Oversize Paperback Fine 
Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 154 pages, step-by-step illustrations, mechanical drawings, materials lists. 138609 
Price: 8.50 USD
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Carlo Forcolini:  Immaginare Le Cose, Forcolini, Carlo
12 Forcolini, Carlo Carlo Forcolini: Immaginare Le Cose
Electa, 1990, Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 106 pages. Many photos. 090387 
Price: 38.00 USD
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How to Design Period Furniture, Gottshall, Franklin H.
13 Gottshall, Franklin H. How to Design Period Furniture
Milwaukee, Bruce Publishing Company, 1951, Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 260 pages. Full green cloth boards shows fraying and worn edges. 7 7/8"w x 10 7/8"h. Previous owner's name stamp. Many b&w photos and illustrations. 139170 
Price: 14.95 USD
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14 Gray, Stephen and Robert Edwards Collected Works of Gustav Stickley
Turn of the Century Editions, 1981, 0940326051 / 9780940326057 Trade Paperback Near Fine Furniture 
Book is in excellent condition with creaseless covers and spine, the slightest indication of shelf wear only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 165 pages with a great many b&w photos of furniture, some drawings of living room collections, plus hundreds of black and white illustrations of the furniture of the Craftsman Workshops with discussions of each area. 139642 
Price: 12.95 USD
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15 Gray, Stephen, Ed. Mission Furniture of L & J. G. Stickley
Turn of the Century Editions, 1983, 094032606X / 9780940326064 Trade Paperback Near Fine Furniture 
Book is in excellent condition with slightly curled front cover corners as the only flaw. Otherwise as new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 189 pages of drawings, usually with dimensions. Contents include History, Philosophy and construction, Onondaga shops, The handcraft shops, The work of .... In heavy, textured paper covers. 139641 
Price: 16.95 USD
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16 Hawkins, David The Technique of Wood Surface Decoration : Intarsia to Boullework
London, B. T. Batsford Ltd., 1986, 0713445017 / 9780713445015 Ex Library Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 168 pages. 112534 
Price: 11.96 USD
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17 Hayward, Charles H. Antique Furniture Designs
N Y, Scribner's, 1979, 0684163020 / 9780684163024 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 126 pages. Many b&w illustrations. Front endpaper torn out. 128818 
Price: 18.95 USD
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18 Hooper, Toby; Hooper, Juliana Australian Country Furniture
Australia, Viking O'Neil, 1988, 0670900745 / 9780670900749 Oversize Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 138 pages. Many color and b&w photos. 128210 
Price: 45.00 USD
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19 Huntley, Michael History of Furniture: Ancient to 19th C.
U.S.A., Guild of Master Craftsman Publications, 2005, 186108319X / 9781861083197 Ex Library Oversize Paperback Very Good Furniture 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Book shows very little use and is very clean. 224 pages filled with color photos and detailed descriptions 139960 
Price: 9.95 USD
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20 Huntley, Michael History of Furniture: Ancient to 19th C.
U.S.A., Guild of Master Craftsman Publications, 2005, 186108319X / 9781861083197 Ex Library Oversize Paperback Very Good 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, covers show very light wear only. 134517 
Price: 12.95 USD
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