American country furniture, 1780-1875

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Crown, 1965 - Antiques & Collectibles - 248 pages
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The landmark guide to identifying any piece of American country furniture from Shaker, Pennsylvania, and spool styles to Midwestern, Southwestern, and French Canadian pieces: -- Beds -- Chairs -- Cradles -- Cupboards -- Desks -- Kitchenware, Tools, and Candlestands -- Tables -- Washstands and Commodes -- Workbenches...and much more.

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About the author (1965)

Ralph M. Kovel and his wife Terry have been authorities on antiques and collectibles for more than three decades. The couple have written more than 70 books, a monthly newsletter, a monthly column in House Beautiful and a weekly syndicated newspaper column.

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