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Ejner Handberg - Measured Drawings of 18th Century American Furniture Berkshire House Publishers | 1993 | ISBN: 0936399465 | English | 82 pages | PDF | 10.25 MB A carefully detailed guide to fine eighteenth century American furniture. In addition to his lifelong appreciation of Shaker furniture and artifacts, Ejner Handberg devoted much study to American furniture of the eighteenth century. His book of detailed drawings of beautiful New England pieces is a companion to this famous Measured Drawings of Shaker Furniture and Woodenware. Newly reprinted and supplemented by a foreword by Paul Kleinwald, this book is of enduring interest to furniture makers, antiques lovers, libraries, and museums. Measured Drawings of Eighteenth Century American Furniture and Woodenware. This book includes careful advice on the selection and drying of wood and provides accurate scale drawings of such pieces as: Mahogany Tall Case Clock Cherry Slant-Front Desk Cherry Lowboy Butterfly Table Dresser and Mirror Tambour Desk Windsor Chair with Writing Arm Cherry Tip-top Table Pine Chest Cherry Bonnet Top Highboy Cherry Chest Maple Candlestand Continuous Arm Windsor Chair Cherry Desk and Bookcase Gate-leg Dining Table Cherry Chest on Chest Chest with Two Drawers Below Maple Highboy Cherry Chest of Drawers.