Furniture of the American arts and crafts movement: furniture made by Gustav Stickley, L. & J.G. Stickley, and the Roycroft Shop

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Turn of the Century Editions, Jan 1, 1996 - Antiques & Collectibles - 256 pages
FURNITURE OF THE AMERICAN ARTS & CRAFTS MOVEMENT by David M. Cathers. Here is the long awaited, updated & revised edition of David M. Cathers' groundbreaking book on American Arts & Crafts furniture. Originally published in 1981, it provided authoritative information on Gustav Stickley's Craftsman Workshops, the L. & J. G. Stickley Furniture Company & the Roycroft Shop. The book was the first to trace the style &, through a richly detailed text & over 200 illustrations, provide a means for identification, dating & subjectively evaluating many individual pieces. This extensively illustrated book is an invaluable reference for anyone interested in the history of American decorative arts. To order: Turn of the Century Editions, P. O. Box 908, Philmont, NY 12565. 518-672-4639.

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Here is the updated and revised edition of David M. Cathers' ground-breaking book on American Arts and Crafts furniture. Originally published in 1981, this revised edition provides authoritative information on Gustav Stickley's Craftsman Workshops, the L. & J.G. Stickley Furniure Company, and the Roycroft Shops. 256 pp.  

Contents

Introduction to the New Edition
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A Brief Chronology of the Gustav Stickley Company
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The Arts and Crafts Roots of the Craftsman Style
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