Originally published 1754.
|Statement||with an introduction by Ralph Edwards.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||34p., cc p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||34|
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This is quite probably the best and most famous furniture pattern book, it was produced by Thomas Chippendale in the eighteenth century. This copy is the third extended edition which includes 40 more plates than the first and second editions . Title page from the first edition of Thomas Chippendale’s Gentleman and Cabinet-Maker’s Director. The book was, its subtitle announced, “A Large Collection of the most Elegant and Useful Designs of Houshold [ sic.] furniture in the Gothic, Chinese and Modern [i.e. The Gentleman And Cabinet-Maker'S Director Being A Large Collection Of being a large collection of ()[SOFTCOVER] by Thomas Chippendale and a great selection of related books, art and . From the Book Cover. Thomas Chippendale () was the most famous and most skilled of England's master cabinet-makers. So synonymous with excellence in design and craftsmanship was .
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