Hanchant, W.L. (ed).
Title: The Book of Antiques. Number Two. A collection of authoritative articles on various aspects of antique collecting written for the information and delight of both the professional and amateur collector.
Publisher: London Arts and Crafts Publishing 1929
Seller ID: 28915
Illustrated by many photographs never before published. i-xvi, [x], 160, xvii-xxxii pp (that is, 16pp of advertisements at front and rear, with an index), two coloured plates (one as frontis) and other b&w illustrations. Original cloth with the remains only of a paper spine label, extremities a trifle rubbed and slight mark on lower board. A nice clean copy. Good to very good. ***Essays on interior decoration, English furniture, 17th & 18thC clocks, old Sheffield plate, Irish glass, old silver, Chelsea figures, tea caddies, glass pictures, old rugs, colour prints, Sussex iron firebacks, silhouettes, ship models, early English landscape painting, old marine prints, Pepys, old English maps, the art of Benin, netuske, postage stamps, English helmets, cottage and farmhouse furniture.
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