Newtown, CT: The Taunton Press, 1996. First edition. Cloth over Boards. Quarto, pp. 311, indexed, illustrated with exploded drawings, and b/w and color photographs. Near Fine in Near Fine DJ. Item #20468
Prized for its historical and artistic value, American furniture of the 18th century is considered a benchmark in design and craftsmanship. This book takes a comprehensive look at the period, bringing together historical and woodworking information. It is an essential reference for anyone with an interest in 18th-century furniture. From the Old House Journal reference library.