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    bookcases

    Furniture normally found in libraries to hold a number of books

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    • Regency rosewood open bookcase

      Regency rosewood open bookcase

      martlesham antiques, martlesham, united kingdom

      Early 19th Century rosewood open bookcase, the top surmount with a later green veined marble top, having a frieze below with carved decoration either end, the bookcase having two adjustable shelves flanked by carved capital...

      £1,950.00

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    • Georgian Style Walnut Open Bookcase

      Georgian Style Walnut Open Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1890, Georgian style walnut open bookcase. The moulded cornice with concave and cushion-shaped solid walnut mouldings and elegant beading, over four adjustable, solid oak, walnut-faced shelves (with combined shelf space of over 6.6 metres)....

      £1,890.00

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    • William IV Mahogany Open Bookcase

      William IV Mahogany Open Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1830 with adaptations, 2 part William IV mahogany open bookcase surmounted by a moulded cornice over a simple frieze. The bookcases have neo-classical quarter columns at the sides with the upper section containing 3...

      £1,490.00

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    • William IV Mahogany Open Bookcase

      William IV Mahogany Open Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1830 with adaptations, unusual William IV mahogany open bookcase. Surmounted by a moulded cornice and with rounded out set corners, the barley-twist pilasters to each side with carved capital tops and bases flank 5...

      £1,200.00

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    • Vintage Asprey's Reference Library, English, Leather, Compendium, 8 Books, 1925

      Vintage Asprey's Reference Library, English, Leather, Compendium, 8 Books, 1925

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6542

      This is a vintage Asprey's of London reference library. An English, leather-bound compendium of 8 books, replete with oak display stand, dating to the early 20th century, circa 1925.

      • Lovingly thumbed over the last century
      • Displaying a timeworn, desirable patina
      • Leather bound in dark russet hues with beautiful gilt pages
      • Displayed on an angled, oak book shelf
      • Binding to covers has come loose from seven of the set
      • All covers present, one replacement spine
      • Internal quality of each book is fortunately in very good order
      • Covers topics such as French and Latin quotes, the Classics and a French & English Dictionary
      • An Asprey's Gazettee, Encyclopaedia and World Atlas make for fascinating, period reference

      This is a fantastic vintage reference library, whose tomes have been graced by enthusiastic users for decades. Well suited for ornamental display on a desk or for the bibliophile collector. Delivered ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 20cm (7.75'')
      Max Depth: 16.5cm (6.5'')
      Max Height With Books: 19.5cm (7.75'')

      Shelf Width: 18.5cm (7.25")
      Shelf Depth: 8.5cm (3.25")

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      Vintage Asprey's Reference Library, English, Leather, Compendium, 8 Books, 1925

      £795.00

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    • Early 19th Century pollard oak bookcase

      Early 19th Century pollard oak bookcase

      martlesham antiques, martlesham, united kingdom

      A fabulous early 19th Century pollard oak and walnut breakfront bookcase in the Gothic revival style, the stepped moulded cornice above four large glazed doors with Gothic arched frames with carved leaf decoration in the...

      £5,250.00

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    • Georgian Style Mahogany Open Bookcase

      Georgian Style Mahogany Open Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1880 with adaptations, Georgian style mahogany open bookcase. Surmounted by a stepped cornice over a plain frieze and with simple pilasters at the sides. The open bookcase with 4 adjustable shelves is over 2...

      £1,490.00

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    • Scottish Pitch Pine Cabinet Bookcase

      Scottish Pitch Pine Cabinet Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1900, Scottish pitch pine leaded and frosted glass cabinet bookcase. With moulded cornice above 4 frosted glass and leaded doors (in pairs), opening to 2 full length adjustable shelves in pitch pine with a...

      £2,650.00

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    • Scottish Pitch Pine Cabinet Bookcase

      Scottish Pitch Pine Cabinet Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1900, Scottish pitch pine leaded and frosted glass cabinet bookcase. With moulded cornice above 4 frosted glass and leaded doors (in pairs), opening to 2 full length adjustable shelves in pitch pine with a...

      £2,650.00

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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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    • 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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    • 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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