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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.

About Frederick Litchfield

Frederick Litchfield (1850-1930) was a well-known furniture expert whose other works include "Pottery and Porcelain: A Guide to Collectors" and "How to Collect Old Furniture." The popularity of his "Illustrated History of Furniture" on its publication was such that seven editions were produced between the years 1892 and 1922.


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Author : Frederick Litchfield
Publisher : Arcturus Publishing Ltd
Data Published : 01 April 2011
ISBN : 1848378033
EAN : 9781848378032
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 464 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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