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Furniture: A Concise History

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In this illuminating history, text and illustrations combine to offer a view of furniture not as a succession of collectors’ pieces, but as a statement about the society that created it. Edward Lucie-Smith offers insights into almost every period, from the prehistoric to the postmodern—from Neolithic tables to 1960s conversation pits, and from the ceremonial chairs of Egyp ...more
Paperback, 216 pages
Published February 17th 1985 by Thames & Hudson (first published 1979)
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