Furniture Reference Books
|American Country Furniture 1780-1875 By Ralph and Terry Kovel. Published by Wings Books, 1965. Paperback.|
Beyond the Screen: Chinese Furniture of the 16th and 17th Centuries By N. Berliner and Wang Zhengshu. Published by The Museum of Fine Arts, 1996. Hardcover.
|The Bulfinch Anatomy of Antique Furniture : An Illustrated Guide to Identifying Period, Detail, and Design. Edited by Tim Forrest and Paul Atterbury. Published by Bulfinch Press, 1996. Hardcover, 160 pages. Synopsis: Indispensable for describing and identifying furniture.|
Canadian Country Furniture 1675-1950. By Michael S. Bird. Published by Stoddart, 1994. Hardcover, 404 pages.
|A Connoisseurs Guide to Antique Furniture By R. Pearsall. Published by Smithmark, 1997. Hardcover, 128 pgs.|
|Understanding Wood: A Craftsman's Guide to Wood Technology. By R. Bruce Hoadley. Published by Taunton Press, 1981. Hardcover, 256pgs. A valuable reference for anyone who deals with wood -- how and why wood does what it does. Clear, concise, wonderful illustrations and photos. Includes some basic wood identification information. Highly recommended.|