THE OLD FURNITURE BOOK. With a Sketch of Past Days and Ways.
Edition: First edition.
London: Hodder & Stoughton, n.d. (ca 1903) dj. Hardcover first edition - An early book by this American author, one which looks at English, Dutch, Flemish, Austrian & French period furniture pieces, and their influence on furniture design. Includes 112 plates and illustrations. Index. 254 pp.
Condition: Near fine in the original brown cloth with a small pictorial inlay and dark brown lettering in the uncommon original glassine wrapper (hinges starting, some pages still unopened, tear and associated creasing to back cover of wrapper.