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Thomas Chippendale, a study of his life, work, and influence, Brackett, Oliver
1 Brackett, Oliver Thomas Chippendale, a study of his life, work, and influence
London Hodder & Stoddard c1925 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
xiii, 281 pp, 61 plates, 8 figures, frontis plate and plate of his signature. No date but c 1924 or 1925. Dark blue cloth with blind ruling, beautiful dark gilt title and period decoration on the front cover and the spine. Covers have some minor wear, minor rubbing at extremities, interior end papers a little browned, paper is heavy and thick, clean and nice, a beautiful book. Heavy for international shipping. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 281 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Furniture Masterpieces of Duncan Phyfe, Cornelius, Charles over
2 Cornelius, Charles over Furniture Masterpieces of Duncan Phyfe
Garden City NY The Metropolitan Museum of Art / Doubleday, Page & Company 1922 Hardcover Good 
Xii + 86 pp with 56 plates. Blue and white cloth boards. Book is in good condition. Covers slightly faded. Rough cut pages. Sitcker inside front cover and some pencil on rear fly page and inside rear cover. Otherwise clean with no marks. ; 11 X 9.90 X 1.90 inches 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Pictorial Dictionary of Marked London Furniture 1700-1840, Gilbert, Christopher
3 Gilbert, Christopher Pictorial Dictionary of Marked London Furniture 1700-1840
Leeds Furniture History Society/W. S. Maney & Son 1996 0901286710 / 9780901286710 Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket 
x, 502 pp Index. Plates following page 58, black and white. Heavily illustrated, printed on heavy paper stock Glossy black dust jacket with photo of a mahogany cellaret. DJ has a few curled spots on edges, couple of minor scuffs, not price clipped. Book itself is clean and bright, very heavy. The survey contains over 1000 carefully captioned illustrations supported by background notes on the makers, together with an introduction which examines the reasons certain firms employed, labels, name-stamps or engraved brass tablets. ...usefully extends the repertoires of well-known firms such as Coxed & Woster, Belchier, Grendey, the Bell family, Kettle, Simson, McLean, jamar and Seddons. It also includes many unpublished examples by previously unrecorded or little known makers. ; 12.91 X 8.82 X 1.65 inches; 512 pages 
Price: 125.00 USD
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4 Jordain, M. English Decoration and Furniture of the Early Renaissance (1500-1650) An Account of its Development an Characteristic Forms
London B.T. Batsford 1924 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
305 pp. Index to illustration, index to text. Red and black title page, frontis colour plate, many illustrations most in b/w. Burgundy cloth with blindstamped 20s decorative title to front cover, spine has gilt, some irregular fading to spine, bottom corners a bit bumped, back cover has horizontal scoring about an inch from top and an inch from bottom as though it had been under pressure, some general wear to extremities but generally good. Interior is creamy and clean. Nice copy, first London edition. Oversized and heavy.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 305 pages 
Price: 55.00 USD
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5 Jourdain, M. English Decoration and Furniture of the Later XVIIIth Century (1760-1820) An Account of Its Development and Characteristic Forms
New York Charles Scribner's Sons Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
269 pp. Index to text and to illustrations. No date but c1922 Heavily illustrated with quite beautiful b/w plates and drawings. Burgundy cloth folio, gilt to spine, front gilt is not present, blind stamped decorative title on front. Spine is discolored and sunned, boards have some fading and light rubbing at the corners. Interior is clean and unmarked, pages creamy, binding solid. A nice copy. Very heavy. ; The Library of Decorative Art; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 269 pages 
Price: 60.00 USD
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6 Smith, H. Clifford & Christopher Hussey The Complete History of Buckingham Palace It's Furniture Decorations & Treasures Coronation Edition
London Counry Life Limited 1931 Hardcover Good in Fair dust jacket 
xxiii, 299 pp. Index. With plates of King George V and Queen Mary, 351 plates all told. Brown dust jacket with colour illustration of a family room has quite worn with lacks and wear at corners. Book itself is brown cloth which looks a bit rusty but is clean, interior appears read but still clean and unmarked. Very large and heavy. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 299 pages 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Masterpieces of English Furniture and Clocks. Limited edition, SYMONDS
7 SYMONDS Masterpieces of English Furniture and Clocks. Limited edition
London B.T. Batsford, Ltd. 1940 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
xii, 172 pp. Index. 8 colour plates and 130 from special photographs. Unnumbered copy of limited edition of 750 in GB and 500 in US, published spring 1940. Handsome dark blue cloth with gilt is lightly worn/bumped at corners, tail and head of spine dusted, front board very slightly forward. Interior has owner sig on front free endpaper with date, otherwise clean and unmarked. "A study of walnut and mahogany furniture, and of the associated crafts of the Looking-glass maker and Japanner, together with an account of Thomas Tompion and other famous clock-makers of the 17th and 18th centuries." Heavy and large.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 172 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
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