Regency furniture, 1795-1820
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Regency furniture, 1795-1820

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Published by Country Life in London .
Written in English


  • Furniture, English.

Book details:

Edition Notes

McLeish coll.

Statementby M. Jourdain.
LC ClassificationsNK2529 J86 1934
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 112 p., [110] p. of plates :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18261361M

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Regency Furniture to First edition, first impression. A lovely copy, uncommon in such a nice jacket. Margaret Jourdain (15 August – 6 April ) was a prominent writer on English furniture and decoration. She began her career ghost-writing as Francis Lenygon for the firm of Lenygon & Morant, dealers in furnishings with a royal appointment, who were also the fabricators of carefully crafted reproductions, especially of Kentian furnishings, some of which have been displayed in public.   A book has been returned to an Oxford library 55 years after being taken out on loan. The book - Regency Furniture , by Margaret Jourdain - originally borrowed on 30 November - Things to read about everyday life, fashion, art, and history of the #regency #federal #naploeonic eras. See more ideas about Regency, Regency era and History pins.

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