Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

A thorough catalog of wallpaper designs and fabric types and patterns from 1700 to 1900 This new hardcover edition is a unique single--source presentation of the successful Fabrics for Historic Buildings and Wallpapers for Historic Buildings. Featuring the entire content of both comprehensive, visually stunning books, Fabrics and Wallpapers for Historic Buildings offers: aeo More than 1,000 authentically reproduced wallpaper designs, along with extraordinarily useful advice for answering the centuries--old question: "What shall we do with our walls?" aeo Reliable, expert advice for choosing, buying, and installing the appropriate fabrics for historic interiors, complete with more than 600 fabric types and patterns and new information on twentieth--century fabrics Fabrics and Wallpapers for Historic Buildings is an essential volume for everyone involved in restoring or researching American houses built between 1700 and 1900.

Buy Fabrics and Wallpapers for Historic Buildings book by Jane C. Nylander from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780471706557
ISBN-10: 0471706558
Format: Hardback
(245mm x 167mm x 39mm)
Pages: 568
Imprint: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Apr-2005
Country of Publication: United States

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Fabrics and Wallpapers for Historic Buildings book by Jane C. Nylander and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Jane C. Nylander

JANE C. NYLANDER is Director of Strawbery Banke Museum in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. During her career, shea s been a consultant to and president of the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities in Boston; has taught at the University of New Hampshire, Boston University, and New England College; and has been curator of textiles and ceramics at Old Sturbridge Village. RICHARD C. NYLANDER is Chief Curator and Director of Collections for the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities in Boston. In 1990, he was appointed by President George H. W. Bush and, in 2002, was reappointed by President George W. Bush to serve on the Committee for the Preservation of the White House.

Books By Author Jane C. Nylander

Our Own Snug Fireside by Jane C. Nylander

Our Own Snug Fireside

Paperback, June 1994
$40.49