This is a first edition, hardcover book written by Patrick Macnaghten. It was published by Pelham Books in Great Britain and Hippocrene Books in the USA in 1973.
This informational text is a "fact-packed survey of English antique furniture from the middle ages to 1900, prepared especially for the beginning collector, presenting a guide to the important developments in furniture in each period." It contains 153 pages with black & white photographs.
This vintage book is in excellent condition and a clean, tight copy. The pages are crisp and clean with light age-related toning. The dustjacket is included and the only writing is an inscription dated 10-12-73 on the front inside page.
A great resource book for any beginning antique furniture collector.
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