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Old Time Wall Papers. An account of the pictorial papers on our forefathers' walls with a study of the historical development of wall paper making and decoration by  Kate SANBORN - Hardcover - 1905 - from Rare Illustrated Books (SKU: 331)

Old Time Wall Papers. An account of the pictorial papers on our forefathers' walls with a study of the historical development of wall paper making and decoration

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Old Time Wall Papers. An account of the pictorial papers on our forefathers' walls with a study of the historical development of wall paper making and decoration

by SANBORN, Kate

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Greenwich (Conn.): Literary Collector Press, 1905. The standard work on papiers peints, illustrated with real examples from the grand old homes and estates of New England. The value of this book lies in the images of rare papers photographed in private homes, providing a record of some designs now impossibly rare: a superlative resource for the study of eighteenth and early nineteenth-century design and interior decoration. Limited edition, quarto, 83 plates, some colour tipped-in, rebound in attractive grey quarter cloth with gilt spine label, endpapers renewed, near fine copy.

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Bookseller Inventory #
331
Title
Old Time Wall Papers. An account of the pictorial papers on our forefathers' walls with a study of the historical development of wall paper making and decoration
Author
SANBORN, Kate
Book condition
Used
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1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Literary Collector Press
Place of Publication
Greenwich (Conn.)
Date published
1905
Keywords
wall papers interior design textile prints decoration decorative arts Victorian
Bookseller catalogs
Architecture; Interior Design; Design; Textiles;

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