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An assembled collection of nine reference books pertaining to American decorative arts and furniture, including: 

Evans, Nancy Goyne. Amerian Windsor Chairs. New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996. 

Santore, Charles. The Windsor Style in America: Volume II, A Continuing Pictorial Study of the History and Regional Characteristics of the Most Popular Furniture Form of the Eighteenth-Century America 1730-1840. Philadelphia: Running Press, 1987. 

Santore, Charles. The Windsor Style in America: A Pictorial Study of the History and Regional Characteristics of the Most Popular Furniture Form of Eighteenth-Century America 1730-1830. Author-signed. Philadelphia: Running Press, 1981. 

Cooper, Wendy A. and Lisa Minardi. Paint, Pattern & People: Furniture of Southeastern Pennsylvania 1725-1850. Winterthur, DE: Winterthur Museum, 2011. 

Ring, Betty. Girlhood Embroidery: American Samplers & Pictorial Needlework 1650-1850. Vols. 1-2. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1993. 

Randall, Richard H., Jr. American Furniture in the Museum of Fine Arts Boston. Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1965. 

Garrett, Elisabeth Donaghy. At Home: The American Family 1750-1870. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1990. 

Kent, William Winthrop. The Hooked Rug: A Record of Its Ancient Origin, Modern Development, Methods of Making, Sources of Design, Value as a Handicraft, the Growth of Collections, Probable Future in America, and Other Data. New York: Tudor Publishing Company, 1937. 

Nylander, Jane C. Our Own Snug Fireside: Images of the New England Home 1760-1860. Author-signed. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1993.

largest ht. 12.25, wd. 9.5, dp. 2.5 in. 

Provenance: Property from the Estate of Lewis W. Walker, Jr., Hudson, OH

Condition

Santore (1981) has a few tears to dust jacket. Santore (1987) dust jacket worn. Winthrop missing dust jacket, cover worn and binding slightly loose, pages toned.

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Collection of American Decorative Art and Furniture

Estimate $75 - $150Oct 04