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African Lace-bark in the Caribbean

The Construction of Race, Class and Gender

by Steeve O. Buckridge

In Caribbean history, the European colonial plantocracy created a cultural diaspora in which African slaves were torn from their ancestral homeland. In order to maintain vital links to their traditions and culture, slaves retained certain ...

ISBN: 9781472569318

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An Introduction to French Furniture of the 17th and 18th Century - Including Chapters on Louis Quatorze, Louis Quinze and the Regency

by Frederick Litchfield

This text contains a detailed introduction to French furniture, popular in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. A fascinating treatise, detailing some of the most beautiful and ornate furniture ever produced, this antique book will be of ...

ISBN: 9781473357785

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Antique English Oak Cupboards and Sideboards

by Fred Roe

This book contains a detailed treatise on English oak cupboards and sideboards. Including a wealth of information covering topics such as history, design, use, evolution, and much more, this comprehensive text constitutes the definitive resource

ISBN: 9781473357761

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Antique Furniture (Collins Gem)

by Collins

Collins Gem Antique Furniture is a guide to take with you to auctions or car boot sales for it provides a visual guide to identifying the age and style of furniture, combined with advice on caring, buying, and selling antique furniture. This new

ISBN: 9780007554904

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Batik, Traditional Textiles of Indonesia

The Rudolf Smend & Donald Harper Collections

by Rudolf Smend

<p>Batik occupies a special place in Indonesian culture. Each fabric has a rich story&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.45em;">to tell—as a reflection of the nation’s religious beliefs (Hinduism, Buddhism,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: ...

ISBN: 9780804846431

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Beautiful Examples of American Antique Sideboards and Kitchen Furniture - Including Sideboards from Hepplewhite, Sheraton and in the Empire Style

by Edgar G. Miller

Contained within this antique book is a detailed catalogue of exquisite American antique sideboards and kitchen furniture, including sideboards from Hepplewhite, Sheraton, and in the Empire style. This text contains a large number of interesting

ISBN: 9781473357617

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Chinese Furniture

A Guide to Buying Antiques

by Karen Mazurkewich

ISBN: 9780804835732

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French Furniture from the Renaissance to the Empire Style

by Joseph Aronson

This book contains a treatise on French furniture from the renaissance to the Empire style. A fascinating book full of detailed photographs and interesting information, this text will greatly to appeal to anyone with an interest in French ...

ISBN: 9781473357631

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Furniture Arrangement and Balance

by Holbrook Christine

This book contains a vintage guide to furniture arrangement and interior deign. Through a series of diagrams, floor plans, and explanations it offers instructions on how to arrange the furniture and contents of various rooms so that the room is ...

ISBN: 9781473341340

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Furniture in the Tudor Gothic Period - The Age of the Carpenter

by Anon.

Contained within this antique book is a fascinating analysis of Tudor Gothic Furniture. A book that will be of considerable value to those with an interest in historical furniture, this text comes complete with a plethora of exquisite ...

ISBN: 9781473357716

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Furniture Making - Designs, Working Drawings, and Complete Details of 170 Pieces of Furniture, with Practical Information on Their Construction

by R. S. Bowers

This vintage book contains comprehensive instructions for designing and constructing a range of furniture from simple footstools to ornate folding tables. With complete, step-by-step instructions and useful diagrams, this volume is ideal for ...

ISBN: 9781473341357

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Furniture of the Renaissance to the Baroque - A Treatise on the Furniture from Around Europe in this Period

by Peter Philp

This fascinating little book contains a treatise on furniture from around the world, all produced in the Renaissance and Baroque periods. Complete with detailed illustrations and comprehensive information on aspects such as history, ...

ISBN: 9781473357624

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Furniture of the Tudor Renaissance or the Tudor-Elizabethan Period 1509-1603

by Anon.

This book contains a concise yet comprehensive treatise on the furniture popular during the Tudor renaissance period - from 1509 to 1603. Complete with exquisite illustrations and fascinating information on the subject, this antique text is sure

ISBN: 9781473357808

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Furniture Style From Baroque to Rococo - The 18th Century in European Furniture Design

by Peter Philp

The eighteenth century is rightly spoken of as the 'Golden Age of furniture-making', with some of the world's most impressive and exquisite furniture having been produced during this time. This lovely little book contains a detailed treatise on ...

ISBN: 9781473357723

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Hand-Built Outdoor Furniture: 20 Step-by-Step Projects Anyone Can Build

by KATIE JACKSON

With a few basic tools and a weekend, anyone can build a beautiful project out of wood for their outdoor space! 'Hand-Built Outdoor Furniture' covers twenty step-by-step, fully illustrated projects with hundreds of clear and easy-to-follow ...

ISBN: 9781604695830

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Hitchcock Chairs - Tercentenary Commission of the Stare of Connecticut - Committee on Historical Publications

by Mabel Roberts Moore

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 ...

ISBN: 9781473357181

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Malaysian Batik

Reinventing a Tradition

by Noor Azlina Yunus

<div>Batik is more than wax and dye applied to a length of cloth. It is an art form practiced by people around Asia. With its its bolder, abstract designs and its brighter palette, Malaysian batik is a distinctly different type of batik that has

ISBN: 9780804844185

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Old English Chintzes - Chintz in Relation to Antique Furniture

by Hugh Phillipe

Chintz' was originally glazed calico textiles, initially specifically those imported from India, printed with designs featuring flowers and other patterns in different colours, typically on a light plain background. This book contains a ...

ISBN: 9781473357730

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Steuben Design: Legacy of Light and F

by mary Jean Madigan

ISBN: 9780810946453

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The Masterpieces of Thomas Chippendale - A Short Biography and His Famous Catalogue

by Arthur Hayden

This text contains a detailed, illustrated catalogue of some of Thomas Chippendale's most notable furniture designs, coupled with an informative and fascinating biography of the famous cabinet-maker. A wonderful little text that will surely ...

ISBN: 9781473357594

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