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Colonial furniture of New England [microform]

Irving Whitall Lyon

Colonial furniture of New England [microform]

a study of the domestic furniture in use in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries

by Irving Whitall Lyon

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin, & Co., Riverside Press in Boston, New York, Cambridge .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New England,
  • New England.
    • Subjects:
    • Furniture -- New England -- History -- 17th century,
    • Furniture -- New England -- History -- 18th century,
    • Furniture, Colonial -- New England.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Irving Whitall Lyon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 84/7660 (N)
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 285 p., [94] leaves of plates : ill. ; 27 cm.
      Number of Pages285
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2987735M
      LC Control Number84240754

      Dr. Irving Whitall Lyon () was a New England physician and antiquarian who collected and studied Pilgrim century furniture in and around Hartford, Connecticut. His book, The Colonial Furniture of New England; a study of the domestic furniture in use in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, was originally published in Lyon’s.


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