A good clean copy of "The Connoisseur's Guide to Antique Furniture", edited by L.G.G. Ramsey and Helen Comstock , first published by The Connoisseur in 1957, this copy issued in 1969. A superb compendium of erudite articles each written by a leading authority in his or her field of expertise. Contents include :- "On Collecting Antique Furniture", by Geoffrey Wills ~ "Oak Furniture", by Anthony Coleridge ~ "Walnut Furniture", by Edward T. Joy ~ "Mahogany Furniture", by Edward T. Joy ~ "Victorian Furniture", by Peter Floud ~ "American Furniture 1640 - 1840", by Marvin D. Schwartz ~ "American Victorian Furniture", by Marvin D. Schwartz ~ "Windsor Chairs in America", by Marvin D. Schwartz ~ "Country Furniture in New England", by Frank O. Spinney ~ "The Craftsmanship of the American Shakers", by Edward Deming Andrews ~ "Italian Furniture", by Hugh Honour ~ "Viennese Furniture in the Eighteenth Century", by Dr. Franz Windisch-Graetz ~ "French Furniture from 1500 to the Revolution", by R.A. Cecil ~ "Chest Furniture", by Therle Hughes ~ "Smaller Furniture of All Periods", by Edward T. Joy ~ "European Lacquer Furniture", by Hugh Honour ~ "Gothic Revival Furnishings", by Hugh Honour, and "Furnishings in the Egyptian Taste", by Hugh Honour. Hard covers, 362 pages, line drawings, black and white plates, full colour frontispiece, original dust jacket.
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