First edn, London, Gibbings & Co, 1900. Large folio, xvi, 259p. Reprint of Chippendale's 'Director' (1754), Sheraton's Cabinet Maker (1802) and Hepplewhite's Cabinet Maker (1794). Many b/w illustrations, some additional colour illustrations loosely inserted. Fine copy in an attractive maroon polished calf binding, with gilt title piece & spine decorated in blind and gilt. Coloured illustration of antique chair on marbled endpapers.
Author Bell, J Munro.