The Furniture of Our Forefathers

The Furniture of Our Forefathers

Such furniture , intended to receive its sole decoration from the upholstery , or , as
in this case , stamped leather - work and wrought nail - heads , were made from
1550 to 1800 ; and during all this time their forms did not change in any definite
way . ... What is noticeable is the willing abandonment of all free and untaught
decoration on the part of the workmen , Evidently a more sophisticated age had
come when the only ... Total height , 5 feet , 8 inches ; width over all , 4 feet , 5
inches .

Author: Esther Singleton

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The Dial

The Dial

Hogarth's Works , with life and anecdotal descriptions of the pictures , by John
Ireland and John Nichols , 3 vols . , $ 5 . ... The Furniture of our Forefathers , by
Esther Singleton , with critical descriptions of the plates by Russell Sturgis , 8
parts ...

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The Publishers Weekly

The Publishers Weekly

.Price , $ 2.00 net PRACTICAL AND HELPFUL BOOKS The Furniture of Our
Forefathers By Esther Singleton With critical ... To be issued in 8 parts ( 2 or more
ready before Christmas ) , each about 100 pages , with about 9 photogravures
and steel plates ... Size , 5 x 743 ; Binding , cloth ; Pages , about 225 ; 16
illustrations .

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The Furniture Gazette

The Furniture Gazette

5 and 6 ) , which protects or encases the seed - capsule ( Figs . 7 and 8 ) . No
stigma or stamens are visible on general observation . ... The inner parts of the
flowers are splendidly marked with dark purple spots , which are less frequent ,
BY GEORGE CHARLES HAITÉ . or ... The Foxglove is so thoroughly an English
plant of the The “ folks ” of our ancestors were undoubtedly the wood and
roadside that it ...

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Annual Report

Annual Report

Parts 6 , 7 , 8 . B . , 1901 . 4° , illus . . . . . . . . * Gummere , Amelia M . The Quaker :
a study in costume . Phil . , 1901 , illus . WV . ... 8 . Titian . 9 . Landseer . . 10 .
Correggio . Singleton , Esther . The furniture of our forefathers , with critical
descriptions of plates by R . Sturgis . N . Y . , 1901 . ... W74 : 1 : LANGUAGE AND
LITERATURE . Arber , Edward , ed . [ British anthologies . Vols . 1 - 3 , 5 - 10 . ) L .
, 1901 .

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Antiques

Antiques

Singleton — Furniture of our Forefathers , 8 original parts . Illus . ... of illustrations
and 8 color tip - ins ; on sale in bookstores at $ 12.00 , it goes to our members at
$ 8.75 plus dividend book . ... Indicate choice of the $ 5 dividend book " Ameri .

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Bulletins of the Twelfth Census of the United States

Bulletins of the Twelfth Census of the United States

Over 1,000.11 2 8 1 65 14 33 3 1 2 42 5 3 19 16 3 2 1 2 5 2 5 8 1 1 1
HISTORICAL AND DESCRIPTIVE . ... or if we contemplate at home the necessary
parts of our clothing , breeches , shoes , boots , gloves , the furniture of our
houses , the books on our ... Seth Bryant , who reopened his ancestor's vats after
a lapse of nearly two hundred years and carried on tanning in them for some time
thereafter .

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Sale

Sale

Author: Anderson Galleries, Inc

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ISBN: HARVARD:HNX6FT

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Bulletins of the Twelfth Census of the United States No 164 208 April 29 June 21 1902

Bulletins of the Twelfth Census of the United States  No  164 208  April 29   June 21  1902

8 1 11 2 8 1 1 1 3 65 14 33 3 1 2 19 16 3 2 1 2 1 1 1 5 7 2 5 8 1 1 1 1 Includes
establishments distributed as follows : Arizona , 1 ; Iowa ... boots , gloves , the first
tannery was established in this country , the the furniture of our houses , the
books on our shelves , the harness ... his ancestor's vats after a lapse of nearly
two hundred completely revolutionized as far as the mechanical part years and
carried on ...

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Bookseller

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... ON SALE BY IMPORTANT TO ARCHITECTS , PAINTERS , DECORATORS , &
MANUFACTURERS OF FURNITURE , PRINTED ... PART VI . NOW READY .
KERAMIC ART OF JAPAN , Containing Sixty - three Plates ( Thirty - five of which
are in Gold and ... and also illustrating the Costumes , Habits , and Recreations of
our Ancestors ; faithfully roduced exactly Half Size of the ... Book of THEL , 8
leaves .

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American Art Annual

American Art Annual

8 . 00 1 . 50 6 . 00 1 . 50 1 . 00 1 . 75 2 . 00 5 . 00 1 . 50 3 . 00 6 . 50 1 . 60 3 . 60 3
. 00 2 . 50 25 . 00 2 . 50 2 . 25 2 . 00 2 . 50 . 50 English Water Colour . Introduction
by Frederick Wedmore . John Lane , New York . 8 parts . . . . . . . Engraved Gems .
By Maxwell ... Furniture of Our Forefathers , The . By Esther Singleton .

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The Gardeners Chronicle and Agricultural Gazette

The Gardeners  Chronicle and Agricultural Gazette

... too much humidity at this season will every occupation , and fills every dwelling
with comforts sometimes retard bosh foliage and bunches , and a Parts 5 and 6 of
Mr. Howard's superb Quinologia and elegances of which our forefathers never ...

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The American Harp Journal

The American Harp Journal

41Singleton , Esther , The Furniture of our Forefathers . New York ... 8 , No . 9 .
Vol . II , No . 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 , 6 , 7 , 8 , 10 . Vol . III , No . 1 . BIBLIOGRAPHY Articles
Follett , Grace Weymar , “ Melville Clark . ... III ( Parts I and II ) . Prepared by the ...

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The Building News and Engineering Journal

The Building News and Engineering Journal

... them, were comparatively unknown; all the small paintings that have come
down to us formed part of furniture ... Living under very different circumstances
from those of our forefathers, it is evident, says Mr. Burges, that we must set to
work to ... is done by the well-known formula Total distributed load X span 8 times
the depth of girder or in figures 33°75 tons × 27ft. ... If half the girder be divided
into 5 equal parts, and the area in centre being 1, the proportion of the other parts
will be ...

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