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Tables of Contents for American Furniture 2001
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
Editorial Statement
Luke Beckerdite
vii
Preface
Allen M. Taylor
ix
Introduction
Luke Beckerdite
xi
First Flowers of the Wilderness: Mannerist Furniture from a Northern Essex County, Massachusetts, Shop
Robert F. Trent Peter Follansbee and Alan Miller
1
64
When Good Cabinetmakers Made Bad Furniture: The Career and Work of David Evans
Eleanore P. Gadsden
65
23
Early New York Turned Chairs: A Stoelendraair's Conceit
Erik Gronning
88
32
The Lisle Desk-and-Bookcase: A Rhode Island Icon
Brock Jobe
120
32
A Salem Cabinetmakers' Price Book
Dean Thomas Lahikainen
152
68
Two Early Eighteenth-Century Schranke: Rare Survivals of the German Joiner's Art in the Hudson River Valley
Peter M. Kenny
220
23
Book Reviews
The White House: Its Historic Furnishings and First Families
Betty C. Monkman Elisabeth D. Garrett
Early American Decorative Arts, 1620-1860: A Handbook for Interpreters
Rosemary Troy Krill Pauline K. Eversmann Gilian Ford Shallcross
Rural New England Furniture: People, Place, and Production
Peter Benes Anne Woodhouse
American Furniture: Understanding Styles, Construction, and Quality
John T. Kirk Ted Landsmark
243
12
Recent Writing on American Furniture: A Bibliography
Gerald W. R. Ward
255
11
Index
266
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