Texts relating to materials

NB: Many of the other texts have sections on the subject of materials.

Adamson, J. (1993) American Wicker: Woven Furniture from 1850 to 1930, Rizzoli Boulton, B. (1921) The Manufacture and Use of Plywood and Glue, Pitman Bourne, J. (1984) Lacquer: An International History and Collectors Guide, Bracken Books in association with Phoebe Phillips Editions Buttrey, D.N. (1964) Plastics in the Furniture Industry,

MacDonald and Co. Campbell-Cole, B. (ed.) (1979) Tubular Steel Furniture, Art Book Co.

Child, G. (1990) World Mirrors, 1650-1900, Sothebys Curtis, L. (1997) Lloyd Loom Woven Fibre Furniture, Salamander

DeVoe, S. (1971) English Papier Mâché of the Georgian and Victorian Periods, Barrie and Jenkins Evelyn, J. (1670) Sylva, A Discourse of Forest Trees, London Fennimore, D. (1996) Metalwork in Early America: Copper and its Alloys from the Winterthur Collecton, Winterthur, The Henry Francis duPont Museum Gilbert, C. and Murdoch, T. (1993) John Channon and Brass-inlaid Furniture, 1730-1760, Yale University Press

Giusti, A.M. (1992) Pietre Dure Hardstone in Furniture and Decoration, Philip Wilson

Gonzalez-Palacios, A. (1981) Mosaici e Pietre Dure, Milan Hanks, D. (1981) Innovative Furniture in America from

1800 to the Present, Horizon Press Himmelheber, G. (1996) Cast Iron Furniture, Philip Wilson Hinckley, F.L. (1960) Directory of the Historic Cabinet Woods, Crown

Huth, H. (1971) Lacquer of the West: The History of a Craft and an Industry, 1550-1950, University of Chicago Press

Jervis, S. (1972) Antler and Horn Furniture, V&A Museum

Yearbook 111, Victoria and Albert Museum Knight, E.V. and Wulpi, M. (eds) (1927) Veneers and

Plywood, The Ronald Press Co. Latham, B. (1957) Timber: Its Development and

Distribution: a Historical Survey, Harrap Thompson, F. (1979) The Complete Wicker Book, the History of Wicker Furniture and Accessories from Antique to Modern, Wallace Homestead Books Viaux-Loquin, J. (1997) Les Bois d'ébénisterie dans les mobilier français, Leonce Laget Walkling, G. (1979) Antique Bamboo Furniture, Bell and Hyman

Waterer, J.W. (1968) Leather Craftsmanship, Praeger Wills, G. (1965) English Looking Glasses, Country Life Wood, A.D. and Linn, T.G. (1963) Plywoods of the World, Their Development and Manufacture, Edinburgh

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