John Morley, The History of Furniture: Twenty-Five Centuries of Style and Design in the Western Tradition, A Bulfinch Press Book, Little Brown and Company, New York, 1999. Hardcover, 10 inches by 12 inches, 352 pages, including index.
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The History of Furniture: Twenty-Five Centuries of Style and Design in the Western Tradition begins with the furniture of ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome and ends with the Art Deco and Surreal furniture styles of the 1930's. It focuses primarily on European furniture styles, some of which have influenced American styles.
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