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    Breedon Antiques

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    bookcases

    Furniture normally found in libraries to hold a number of books

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    • Antique Edwardian Oak Revolving Library Bookcase Enamel Indexed Numbered Plaque

      Antique Edwardian Oak Revolving Library Bookcase Enamel Indexed Numbered Plaque

      melorium emporium, laleham, united kingdom

      Antique 20th Century Edwardian Oak Revolving Library Bookcase With Enamel Numbered Plaques made from Oak and enamel volume numbered plaques from 1 to 35 – ONLY 19 is missing. The fold down extension leaf is...

      £265.00

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    • Early 19th Century mahogany breakfront bookcase

      Early 19th Century mahogany breakfront bookcase

      martlesham antiques, martlesham, united kingdom

      Early 19th Century mahogany breakfront bookcase, the stepped moulded cornice with dentil moulding above four large astrigal glazed doors opening to reveal five adjustable shelves inside each section, the bottom section having two panelled cupboard...

      £6,700.00

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    • Mahogany Open Bookcase by Waring and Gillow

      Mahogany Open Bookcase by Waring and Gillow

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1900, exhibition quality mahogany open bookcase. Stamped to the back ‘By appointment to the King - Waring and Gillow Ltd - guaranteed manufactured at their Liverpool factory’. With rectangular top with moulded edge and...

      £1,400.00

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    • Antique Book Slide, English Rosewood Brass, Bookends, Betjemann, Victorian c1880

      Antique Book Slide, English Rosewood Brass, Bookends, Betjemann, Victorian c1880

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6266

      This is an antique book slide. English, rosewood and brass bookends. Betjemann's patented book rack, dating to the late Victorian period, circa 1880.

      • Fantastic Victorian book slide with gothic revival overtones
      • Displays a desirable aged patina
      • Eye-catching stocks of rosewood, rich in colour and fine grain interest
      • Bright, brass tooling dresses each end
      • Ends feature trefoil cutouts for a further decorative touch
      • Brass stabiliser stamped with Betjemann's Patent 17110 to one side
      • Self Closing Book Slide 17110 to the opposite stabiliser
      • Spring-operated book slide in smooth working order
      • Accommodates books within a 28cm to 39.5cm range
      • Tiered plinth base with emerald green felt baize below

      This is a fascinating, self-closing, antique book slide by the renowned George Betjemann and Sons. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 31cm (12.25'')
      Max Depth: 13cm (5'')
      Closed Height: 4cm (1.5'')
      Extended Height: 16cm (6.25")

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      Antique Book Slide, English Rosewood Brass, Bookends, Betjemann, Victorian c1880

      £495.00

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    • George III Inlaid Mahogany Bureau Bookcase

      George III Inlaid Mahogany Bureau Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1790, George III inlaid mahogany bureau bookcase. Surmounted by a moulded and dentil cornice over an inlaid frieze. Two astragal glazed doors open to adjustable book shelves with moulded fronts. The bureau has an...

      £2,750.00

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    • Mahogany Open Bookcase by William Trotter

      Mahogany Open Bookcase by William Trotter

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1815, mahogany open bookcase by William Trotter of Edinburgh. The stylish cornice has a series of egg and dart carving, over a flame mahogany panel which has beaded frame. There are 2 open sections...

      £4,500.00

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    • Victorian Mahogany Open Bookcase

      Victorian Mahogany Open Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1850, early Victorian mahogany open bookcase. Surmounted by a moulded cornice over a cross banded frieze, the upper open bookcase section has three moulded front, adjustable shelves. The deeper base has a moulded front,...

      £1,290.00

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    • Victorian Narrow Glazed Oak Bookcase

      Victorian Narrow Glazed Oak Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1890, late Victorian narrow and glazed oak bookcase. Surmounted by a scrolling, carved top which is centred by a well carved thistle, it has a full-sized door. With bevelled edge glass, opening to 6...

      £1,250.00

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    • 19th Century mahogany revolving bookstand

      19th Century mahogany revolving bookstand

      martlesham antiques, martlesham, united kingdom

      19th Century mahogany revolving bookstand / bookcase, the moulded edge top and bottom section supported by a central turned column with various spindle dividers running along the outside, standing on a circular revolving mechanism. Circa...

      £680.00

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    • Victorian Mahogany Open Bookcase

      Victorian Mahogany Open Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1880, late Victorian mahogany open bookcase. The polished top is over a fluted and paterae carved frieze. The upper bookcase section has three full-length adjustable shelves with brass fittings and with pigeonholes beneath. All...

      £850.00

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    • Edwardian Mahogany Open Bookcase

      Edwardian Mahogany Open Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1910, large Edwardian mahogany open bookcase. The rectangular top with moulded fore edge is over five fixed shelves (25 cm high and 24 cm depth book spaces of in each). All supported on shaped...

      £590.00

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    • Victorian Mahogany Open Bookcase

      Victorian Mahogany Open Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1890, late Victorian mahogany open bookcase. Surmounted by a moulded cornice over a simple cross banded frieze, the upper open bookcase section has 4 adjustable mahogany-fronted shelves. This is flanked by fluted pilasters with...

      £1,325.00

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    • Regency Rosewood Bookcase

      Regency Rosewood Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1815, Regency two-part rosewood bookcase. The moulded cornice is over a simple frieze and upper open bookcase section with 5 adjustable shelves flanked by simple pilasters. The base has pleated green silk panelled doors...

      £2,200.00

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    • Oak 5 Door Cabinet Bookcase with British Authors Names

      Oak 5 Door Cabinet Bookcase with British Authors Names

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1890, a rare, exhibition quality oak 5 door glazed cabinet bookcase. The classical pediment has break front sections on the front, and a dentil detail beneath this. The frieze has the names of 5...

      £12,500.00

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    • Georgian Style Walnut Cabinet Bookcase

      Georgian Style Walnut Cabinet Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1880, early Georgian style, figured walnut cabinet bookcase. Surmounted by a double arched cavetto cornice over two herringbone inlaid astragal glazed doors with moulded glazing bars and opening to an interior with adjustable fluted...

      £2,250.00

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    • A PAIR OF EMPIRE STYLE CONSOLES BY MAISON JANSEN

      A PAIR OF EMPIRE STYLE CONSOLES BY MAISON JANSEN

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      A pair of good quality Empire Revival consoles by Maison Jansen. In rosewood, with gilt bronze mounts in the Egyptian taste and each open side having gilt bronze grilles. Each with a shelf and white...

      £4,000.00

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    • Sheraton Style Inlaid Mahogany Open Bookcase

      Sheraton Style Inlaid Mahogany Open Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1900, Sheraton style inlaid mahogany open bookcase. The rectangular top has boxwood string inlay and moulded fore-edge over a frieze with foliate garlands and paterae inlays. The open bookcase with twin adjustable shelves is...

      £825.00

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    • George III Mahogany Cabinet Bookcase

      George III Mahogany Cabinet Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1810, George III mahogany cabinet bookcase. The moulded cornice is over a cross banded and beaded frieze, with the upper section having rectangular astragal glazed doors with beaded glazing bars, enclosing adjustable shelves. The...

      £2,950.00

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    • Oak Sectional Bookcase by Gunn

      Oak Sectional Bookcase by Gunn

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1930, sectional bookcase in beautifully figured quarter-cut oak bearing the original Gunn labels to the back. The rectangular top is over a plain frieze with moulded sides and four sectional bookcase sections. With upward...

      £590.00

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    • George III Style Mahogany and Inlaid Cabinet Bookcase

      George III Style Mahogany and Inlaid Cabinet Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1900, George III style mahogany and inlaid cabinet bookcase. With a foliate carved and open fretwork pediment with 2 carved oval paterae and a central inlaid medallion between Greek key carvings. Beneath is a...

      £1,350.00

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    • Antique Walnut Marquetry Pier Cabinet.

      Antique Walnut Marquetry Pier Cabinet.

      no 6 antiques, lincoln, united kingdom

      A fine example of a Victorian 2 door Pier Cabinet. Marquetry and inlay to the doors and cabinet. Brass ornamentation on both doors and also on all corners of the cabinet, as well as brass...

      £1,800.00

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    • Georgian Style Mahogany Open Bookcase

      Georgian Style Mahogany Open Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1890, Georgian style mahogany open bookcase. The rectangular polished top is over a dentil and fluted frieze and it has 3 sliding, adjustable shelves with fluted fronts. These are flanked by fluted pilasters, in...

      £660.00

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    • Mahogany and Inlaid Art Nouveau Style Bureau Bookcase

      Mahogany and Inlaid Art Nouveau Style Bureau Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1890, an exhibition quality mahogany and inlaid Glaswegian Art Nouveau style bureau bookcase. With Greek dentil design to the overhanging cornice above an inlaid classic Art Nouveau design frieze, above 2 glazed doors with...

      £1,750.00

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    • 19th Century Bookcase & Bureau

      19th Century Bookcase & Bureau

      george grimes, kensington, united kingdom

      19th century bookcase and bureau. A fine and grand example of English craftsmanship. 224cm high by 107cm wide by 60cm depth. It is large! There are tell tale signs of age some splits, which are...

      £300.00

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    • Victorian 2 Door Breakfront Mahogany Bookcase by Fras. & Jas. Smith, Glasgow

      Victorian 2 Door Breakfront Mahogany Bookcase by Fras. & Jas. Smith, Glasgow

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1890, exhibition quality Victorian 4-door breakfront mahogany bookcase. Surmounted by a tiered moulded cornice with a Gothic apron over 4 tall glazed doors, separated and flanked by Doric columns and opening to adjustable shelving....

      £12,500.00

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