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    antique furniture: bookcases

    Furniture normally found in libraries to hold a number of books

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    • Large Early Victorian Mahogany Open Bookcase

      Large Early Victorian Mahogany Open Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1840, large early Victorian mahogany open bookcase. Surmounted by a stepped moulded cornice over a plain frieze, and two open bookcase sections with adjustable shelves, flanked by pilasters. The base in figured Spanish mahogany...

      £3,850.00

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    • Tall Victorian Walnut Revolving Bookcase

      Tall Victorian Walnut Revolving Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1880, tall late Victorian walnut revolving bookcase. The square top with mellow colour and original patina over 3 bookcase tiers with fretted slats to the outside and supported on a very unusual turned central...

      £975.00

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    • Antique Headmaster's Office Bookcase, English, Oak, Cabinet, Edwardian, C.1910

      Antique Headmaster's Office Bookcase, English, Oak, Cabinet, Edwardian, C.1910

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.7105

      This is an antique headmaster's office bookcase. An English, oak cabinet, dating to the Edwardian period, circa 1910. 

      • Attractive carved forms and wood grains
      • Displaying a desirable aged patina - in good order throughout
      • Select oak offers fine grain interest and rich colour
      • Wisps of medullary rays shine beneath the wax polish finish
      • Shallow tiered top surface sitting above the whole
      • Carved sash apron fascinates ahead of the upper display space
      • Arranged as a pair of generously sized book shelves
      • Field panel doors to base open to reveal a concealed third shelf
      • Panel borders decorated with a distinctive carved beading
      • Small, inset brass lined lock — key absent
      • Terminating in a continuous plinth base with rakish profile
      • Raised upon four ebonised, squat bun feet

      This is an appealing antique headmaster's office bookcase, with carved flourishes distinguishing the cabinet. Wonderful caramel hues and superb grain interest. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home or office.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 92cm (36.25'')
      Max Depth: 27.5cm (10.75'')
      Max Height: 114cm (45'')

      Upper Shelf Width: 81.5cm (32'')
      Upper Shelf Depth: 22cm (8.75'')
      Upper Shelf Height: 31.5cm (12.5'')

      Lower Shelf Width: 81.5cm (32'')
      Lower Shelf Depth: 24cm (9.5'')
      Lower Shelf Height: 22.5cm (8.75'')

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      Antique Headmaster's Office Bookcase, English, Oak, Cabinet, Edwardian, C.1910

      £985.00

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    • Victorian Mahogany Breakfront Cabinet Bookcase

      Victorian Mahogany Breakfront Cabinet Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1860, exhibition quality Victorian mahogany 3 door breakfront cabinet bookcase. With large, moulded breakfront cornice over arched glazed doors with carved corbels, opening to a series adjustable shelves with mahogany facings. The base with...

      £4,750.00

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    • Sheraton Style Inlaid Mahogany Revolving Open Bookcase

      Sheraton Style Inlaid Mahogany Revolving Open Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1900, neat-sized, Sheraton-style inlaid mahogany revolving open bookcase. The square top with peripheral satinwood banding and a central shell inlay over 2 tiers, each with 4 bookcase sections with open fretted sides. All revolving...

      £800.00

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    • Outstanding Antique Mahogany Inlaid Bookcase

      Outstanding Antique Mahogany Inlaid Bookcase

      london city antiques, norwich, united kingdom

      This is an outstanding antique mahogany inlaid bookcase having a fantastic inlaid swan neck pediment, 2 astragal glazed doors and fitted interior with 3 adjustable shelves. The base boasts 2 drawers with original brass handles...

      £3,525.00

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    • Good quality,  Edwardian inlaid Walnut 2 tier revolving bookcase

      Good quality, Edwardian inlaid Walnut 2 tier revolving bookcase

      yorestuff antiques ltd, baldock, united kingdom

      Manufacturer: WF Greenwood &Sons Yorkn Material: Walnut french polished Colour: Walnut Width: 51 cm Height: 83 cm Depth: 51 cm Shelf heights (from the bottom): 28.5 and 26.5 cm Shelf depths: 29 cm w x...

      £595.00

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    • Quality Victorian Mahogany Bookcase

      Quality Victorian Mahogany Bookcase

      london city antiques, norwich, united kingdom

      This is a quality 19th Century Victorian antique mahogany bookcase. The upper section having an attractive shaped cornice over a pair of glazed doors with shaped mouldings and turned columns. The doors open to reveal...

      £3,285.00

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    • Art Nouveau Oak Cabinet Bookcase

      Art Nouveau Oak Cabinet Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1900, Art Nouveau oak 3 door cabinet bookcase. With moulded cornice over 3 glazed doors, opening to adjustable shelves with gilded leather aprons. The base with large drawers with Art Nouveau cast and pressed...

      £2,250.00

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    • Victorian Mahogany Reverse Breakfront Open Bookcase

      Victorian Mahogany Reverse Breakfront Open Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1860 with adaptations, Victorian mahogany reverse-breakfront open bookcase. Surmounted by a moulded cornice over a flame mahogany cross-banded frieze. The two outside, deeper open bookcases each with 4 mahogany faced adjustable shelves flanked by...

      £2,750.00

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    • Antique Inlaid Four Door Breakfront Bookcase by Edwards & Roberts 19th C

      Antique Inlaid Four Door Breakfront Bookcase by Edwards & Roberts 19th C

      regent antiques limited, london, united kingdom

      This is a beautiful antique Edwardian Sheraton Revival top quality flame mahogany and marquetry inlaid four door breakfront bookcase, masterfully crafted in rich solid mahogany by the world renowned London cabinet makers, Edwards & Roberts,...

      £10,500.00

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    • Antique  Edwardian Inlaid Mahogany Revolving Bookcase  C1900

      Antique Edwardian Inlaid Mahogany Revolving Bookcase C1900

      regent antiques limited, london, united kingdom

      This is an exquisite antique Edwardian marquetry inlaid flame mahogany revolving bookcase, circa 1900 in date. This exquisite revolving bookcase is made of beautiful solid mahogany and the square top has been masterfully inlaid with...

      £1,975.00

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    • Antique French 2nd Empire 4 door Mahogany Bookcase c.1880 19th C

      Antique French 2nd Empire 4 door Mahogany Bookcase c.1880 19th C

      regent antiques limited, london, united kingdom

      This is a superb antique French 2nd Empire mahogany bookcase with fabulous ormolu mounts, dating from the last quarter of the 19th Century. It has been crafted from flame mahogany and decorated with fine Egyptian...

      £4,750.00

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    • Antique Pair  Edwardian Inlaid Mahogany Square Revolving Bookcases  C1900

      Antique Pair Edwardian Inlaid Mahogany Square Revolving Bookcases C1900

      regent antiques limited, london, united kingdom

      This is an exquisite pair of antique Edwardian marquetry inlaid flame mahogany revolving bookcases, circa 1900 in date. These exquisite revolving bookcases are made of beautiful solid mahogany and the square tops have been masterfully...

      £3,950.00

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    • Oak Open Bookcase

      Oak Open Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1930s, neat size oak open bookcase. The solid rectangular top with reeded fore-edge over three adjustable, solid oak shelves with reeded facings. The ribbed facings continues on the bookcase, all standing on an enclosed...

      £575.00

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    • Tall George III Mahogany Cabinet Bookcase

      Tall George III Mahogany Cabinet Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1790 with adaptations, tall slim George III mahogany cabinet bookcase. Surmounted by a dentil cornice above a beaded frieze and twin, shaped astragal glazed doors enclosing bookcases with adjustable shelving. The lower section with...

      £2,800.00

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    • Antique Extending Book Slide, Coromandel, Bookend, Rack, Victorian, Circa 1880

      Antique Extending Book Slide, Coromandel, Bookend, Rack, Victorian, Circa 1880

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6937

      This is an antique extending book slide. An English, Coromandel and brass bookend or book rack, dating to the late Victorian period, circa 1880. 

      • Superb Victorian book slide with gothic revival overtones
      • Displays a desirable aged patina
      • Exotic Coromandel stocks show deep, rich hues
      • Bright, brass tooling dresses each end
      • Ends presented with trefoil cutouts for a further decorative touch
      • Manually operated book slide in smooth working order
      • Accommodates books within a 32.5cm to 51.5cm range
      • Tiered plinth base with striking emerald green felt baize below

      This is an appealingly sized antique extending book slide, with quality brass and Coromandel finish to the Gothic revival taste. Delivered waxed, polished and ready for the desk or home library.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 37cm (14.5'')
      Max Depth: 14.5cm (5.75'')
      Max Height: 19cm (7.5'')

      Slide Width: 32.5cm (12.75'')
      Slide Extended: 51.5cm (20.25'')

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      Antique Extending Book Slide, Coromandel, Bookend, Rack, Victorian, Circa 1880

      £495.00

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    • 18th Century mahogany bureau bookcase

      18th Century mahogany bureau bookcase

      martlesham antiques, martlesham, united kingdom

      18th Century mahogany bureau bookcase with a nice moulded cornice with dentil moulding, the top section having two astrigal glazed doors with three adjustable shelves inside, the bureau fall opening to reveal a lovely fitted...

      £4,950.00

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    • Rare George 2nd Yew-wood Bureau Bookcase

      Rare George 2nd Yew-wood Bureau Bookcase

      carse antiques, rait, united kingdom

      Fine and Rare George II solid yew wood bureau bookcase, probably Irish. This stunning piece of 18th century yew wood furniture is in very good original condition. The bureau with two over three drawer configuration,...

      £3,850.00

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    • Late Victorian Mahogany Open Bookcase

      Late Victorian Mahogany Open Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1890, late Victorian mahogany open bookcase. The polished rectangular top with moulded edges over a plain frieze over 2 adjustable and 1 fixed shelf, all flanked by panelled pilasters and standing on an enclosed...

      £880.00

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    • Art Nouveau Mahogany Cabinet Bookcase

      Art Nouveau Mahogany Cabinet Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1900, Art Nouveau stained mahogany cabinet bookcase. The classic dentil top over glazed doors with simple, shaped astragals with brass and oxidised escutcheon, opening to three adjustable shelves. The base with curved, ash-lined drawers...

      £1,250.00

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    • Large Victorian Mahogany Open Bookcase

      Large Victorian Mahogany Open Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1890, Victorian mahogany open bookcase. Surmounted by a moulded cornice over a plain frieze the upper section with 2 short and one long open sections, each containing 4 mahogany faced adjustable shelves. The moulded...

      £3,750.00

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    • Victorian Mahogany shelved hall or book cupboard

      Victorian Mahogany shelved hall or book cupboard

      yorestuff antiques ltd, baldock, united kingdom

      Manufacturer: n/k Material: Mahogany Colour: Chestnut Max Width: 64cm Max Height: 90 cm Depth: 32 cm Shelves heights: 33 cm, 20.5 & 20.5 cm Article number: YAL 2493 Well made and very solid Victorian Mahogany...

      £375.00

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    • Early 20th c tall, good quality, pine, glazed and shelved cabinet

      Early 20th c tall, good quality, pine, glazed and shelved cabinet

      yorestuff antiques ltd, baldock, united kingdom

      Manufacturer: n/k Material: Pine Colour: Antique pine Width: 114 cm (at top cornice) Height: 210 cm Max Depth: 44 cm Internal storage depth: 33 cm Article number: YAL 2411 Good quality and well made early...

      £895.00

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    • Antique Revolving Library, English, Walnut, Bookcase Table, Edwardian, C.1910

      Antique Revolving Library, English, Walnut, Bookcase Table, Edwardian, C.1910

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6765

      This is an antique revolving library. An English, walnut bookcase table, dating to the Edwardian period, circa 1910. 

      • Impressive, ornate bookcase
      • Displays a desirable aged patina
      • Select walnut resplendent with fine grain interest
      • Rich, deep russet hues to the wax polish finish
      • The bookcase upper rotates smoothly around its central axis
      • Four generously sized book recesses with a width of 23cm (9")
      • Attractive, pierced fretwork carving to each corner
      • Lower table presented with a lovingly carved, shaped apron
      • Stretcher shelf ideal for small display objects
      • Raised upon four, sinuous cabriole legs with pad feet

      This is a superb antique revolving library, with fine Edwardian craftsmanship, especially the decorative fretwork. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 42.5cm (16.75'')
      Max Depth: 42.5cm (16.75'')
      Max Height: 87cm (34.25'')

      Shelf Width: 23cm (9'')
      Shelf Depth: 14cm (5.5'')
      Upper Recess Height: 19cm (7.5'')
      Lower Recess Height: 23cm (9")

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      Antique Revolving Library, English, Walnut, Bookcase Table, Edwardian, C.1910

      £1,495.00

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