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20 July 2017
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BOOKCASE / CABINET c 1880
A most impressive late 19th century French Mahogany display bookcase / cabinet with beautifully inlaid brass panels and embellishments. Their are 5 substantial and adjustable brass fronted oak shelves with a good depth, suitable for deep books / ledgers. The doors all function well with bright clear glass and working locks and keys.

This bookcase / cabinet provides an enormous amount of storage, display and book space, with the advantage of being easily dismantled for moving when needed. Shown here in excellent condition having been lightly refurbished and wax polished, while retaining a rich mellow antique patination.

Dimensions: Height 95"...241cm. Width 82"..209cm. Depth..20" 51cm

Further details on request with carriage to most areas... please call.
Ref: WIL
Price: £4,400





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ROSEWOOD BOOKCASE C 1880
A MOST IMPRESSIVE ROSEWOOD LIBRARY BOOKCASE WITH ORMOLU AND GILDED WOOD MOULDINGS.

This delightful bookcase has 5 substantial and adjustable shelves with great depth and has the benefit of a deep drawer in the base. The door retains its original thick bevelled glass, surrounded by attractive gilded wood mouldings. There is a working key.

The back panels and drawer linings are all solid oak. The sides and front of the bookcase are veneered in attractive figured rosewood and retain a mellow antique patination.

Seen here in our best showroom condition, having been checked, lightly refurbished and wax polished to show off the beauty of the Rosewood.

Dimensions:- height 90" 209 cm. width 44.5".113 cm depth 22"..56 cm. This bookcase dismantles for ease of moving. Delivery available to most areas..please call and for any further details

Overseas / USA enquiries welcome , please contact us direct for competitive shipping quotes



Ref: WIL
Price: £2,850





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Mahogany 2 door bookcase
Paris quality Napoleon III mahogany 2 door bookcase with solid brass detailing ..

French dating to around the 1870's , this is a very capacious bookcase with 3 fully adjustable shelves which have a good depth for larger books / ledgers or files

2 small drawers to the top each with a working lock and a single key , working lock and key to the doors

The beauty of this bookcase is that it can flat pack / bolt together for ease of transportation / delivery , can fit in the back of an estate car


Height 63 inches
Depth 18.5 inches
Width 55 inches

These antique pieces represent very good value for money as you wouldn't be able to produce a piece of this quality for this price today

We offer viewing items in real time via FaceTime please call for details
Ref: Mha/cs/hen
Price: £2,500





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Large 2 part bookcase
Large Victorian secretaire bookcase

English circa 1860's 2 glazed doors open to reveal 3 fully adjustable shelves , large drawer opens for writing surface with drawers and pigeon holes . Cupboard base with single shelf

This piece has been through our workshops been cleaned / polished and retains a wonderful colour / patina

H 95 inches
W 58 inches max at cornice
D 21.5 inches .
Ref: Mha0001/70/40/7102
Price: £2,495





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Victorian mahogany 2 part bookcase
Good Victorian mahogany 2 part bookcase

English circa 1870's

Presented in top showroom condition having been through our workshops been cleaned and polished supplied with 2 working locks and keys

The top glazed section having original glass / 3 fully adjustable shelves which have the edge detailing

Cushion drawer to the base section and a single shelf

H 83 inches
W 46 inches
D 20 inches

Ref: mha/cs/gj
Price: £2,150





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Bookcase
Very stylish 19th century rosewood bookcase

French circa 1870's the whole piece veneered with figured rosewood .

The large single door opening to reveal 4 fully adjustable shelves that have rosewood edging .

The glass is original and has a nice large bevel

Height 95 inches or 241 cms
Widths 43 inches or 110 cms
Depth 19.5 inches or 50 cms

Working key for the large door and another for the single drawer
Ref: Mha0011/20/70/61
Price: £1,895





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Mahogany 2 door bookcase
Very neat sized 19th century 2 door mahogany bookcase

French circa 1870's , This piece can fully flat pack for ease of transportation / delivery

Fully adjustable shelves ,presented in top showroom condition having been through our workshops cleaned / polished

H 75 inches
W 45 inches
D 15 inches
Ref: Mha0011/30/20/71
Price: £1,495





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MAHOGANY BOOKCASE C 1860
FINE QUALITY MID 19TH CENTURY 2 DOOR MAHOGANY BOOKCASE.ENGLISH C 1860. ALL OVER EXCEPTIONAL MAHOGANY COLOUR AND FIGURING .......A VERY SUBSTANTIAL BOOKCASE.

THIS DELIGHTFUL BOOKCASE IS SOLIDLY BUILT. THE MELLOW MAHOGANY FINISH IS ORIGINAL, AND RETAINS A BEAUTIFUL ANTIQUE PATINATION. THERE ARE 3 ADJUSTABLE SHELVES AND A WORKING KEY.

SEEN HERE IN BEST SHOWROOM CONDITION AND READY FOR USE.

HEIGHT 52" DEPTH 18" LENGTH 52"

DELIVER AVAILABLE.....PLEASE CALL US
Overseas / USA enquiries welcome , please contact us direct for competitive shipping quotes
Ref: WIL26
Price: £1,450





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LARGE MAHOGANY BOOKCASE c1910
Fine quality large open bookcase in figured mahogany. c 1910.

Large and useful bookcase for all those bookworms out there who never have enough book storage space,
this delightful bookcase has plenty! There are four good and deep adjustable shelves, plus the bottom shelf.
Perfect for those looking to store ledgers and oversize books , with a shelf depth of 12.5"

Constructed in solid oak and mahogany, we have lightly refurbished and wax polished this bookcase. The mahogany areas are beautifully grained and have a rich antique patina. the ends are most attractively grained...see picture 3.

Dimensions...height 62.5" depth 17" width 67.5"
Ref: WIL
Price: £1,250





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OPEN BOOKCASE WALNUT C1910
Very nice quality antique Walnut Library open bookcase. English C 1910.

This delightful bookcase is in fine condition and retains a rich and mellow patina.
The are 4 substantial and adjustable shelves, an attractive cornice, and a really solid back. This bookcase has been lightly refurbished and wax polished to show off the superb grain of the Walnut.

Dimensions. .HEIGHT 69". DEPTH..14" WIDTH 50"

A very useful antique bookcase, shown here in best showroom condition
and ready to be placed in the home.

PLEASE CALL FOR A COMPETITIVE DELIVERY QUOTE
Ref: WIL
Price: £985





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REVOLVING BOOKCASE. C 1900
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Fine quality English Mahogany Revolving Bookcase dated to C 1900.

Well maintained by former owners, this delightful bookcase stands on a fully supported steel ball bearing platform with castors, giving the best possible revolving action.! There is plenty of book storage space within, and the brass galleried Mahogany top is a lovely feature.

We have lightly refurbished this bookcase and wax polished it to show off the beauty of the figured Mahogany. It is shown here in best showroom condition, and is ready to be placed in your home.

Delivery available to most areas, so please try us for a delivery quote


Ref: WIL
Price: £950




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MAHOGANY REVOLVING BOOKCASE
An Edwardian mahogany revolving bookcase.

c.1910

26 inches square and 32 inches high.
Ref: MHA/CS/GJ
Price: £950





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Large walnut 2 part bookcase
Large 19th century solid walnut 2 part bookcase

Good quality bookcase dating to around the 1880's with 2 large glazed doors over drawers and cupboards

Working locks and 3 keys

24 inches deep
96 inches high
57 inches wide


Could do with a good wax / polish and a couple of small repairs


Ref: mha0001/91/20/61
Price: £895





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OAK BOOKCASE . C 1910
Good quality medium oak antique bookcase. English c1900

This delightful breakfront bookcase has adjustable shelves and is completely sturdy and of solid wood.
Thers's plenty of book storage space with shelf depth in the middle section of 11" and of 9.5" in the outer sections.
The bookcase is in very good condition and has been checked over and wax polished.

HEIGHT..48" DEPTH 13" LENGTH 60"

Deliver available at a competitive price .....please call.

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Ref: wil
Price: £895





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Mahogany bookcase C 1880
Good quality one piece mahogany open Bookcase with 5 substantial and adjustable shelves.

It is in excellent condition with figured mahogany veneers, a good colour and patina.
Seen here in good used condition and wax polished to show the beauty of the Mahogany.

Height..73" width 43.5" depth 12.5"

Delivery available to most areas so please call us.
Ref: WIL
Price: £835





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Edwardian revolving bookcase
Very neat sized early 20th century mahogany and inlaid revolving bookcase

English circa 1910

32 inches high
18 inches square
Ref: Mha0081/01/30/6120
Price: £645





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MAHOGANY TABLE TOP REVOLVING BOOKCASE
A decorative table top revolving bookcase in Mahogany with serpentine shaped top.

Some scars as per photo but revolves freely and structurally sound.

English c1890.

39 cms square.
35 cms high.
Ref: R/0716/TX
Price: £295





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MAHOGANY BOOKCASE OPEN FRONTED ENGLISH C 1900
Attractive Mahogany double sided open bookcase.

This delightful mahogany bookcase has 6 fully adjustable shelves., is veneered
and retains a mellow antique patination. Standing on a plinth base, with a solid
back, it has been lightly restored and wax polished.
Ref: WIL,
Price: £560
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Georgian Mahogany Library Bookcase.
Impressive early 19th Century Mahogany Library Bookcase. English C 1810.

This delightful bookcase has been well maintained by former owners and is shown here in good used condition. We have carried out just light refurbishing and then wax polished to show off the beautiful figured rich Mahogany.

The base stands on a plinth with 4 doors above, enclosing shelves and with drawers above these. The glazed top is in three sections with cornice above.
The shelves are all adjustable and the cabinet provides loads of storage/book space.

Book depth in middle section is 10". Book depth in the 2 outside top sections is 8.5" Working keys.

BOOKCASE DIMENSIONS..height 97.5" width 93.5" depth 18"

A really special Library bookcase with a great colour and mellow antique patination.

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Ref: WIL
This item has been sold





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MAHOGANY BOOKCASE C1840
IMPRESSIVE FIGURED MAHOGANY LIBRARY BOOKCASE, C1840, WITH 4 FULLY ADJUSTABLE SHELVES ABOVE 3 SMOOTHLY RUNNING DRAWERS IN THE BASE.

THIS IS A LARGE BOOKCASE WHICH RETAINS THE ORIGINAL GLASS, HANDLES, KEYS AND A DELIGHTFUL ANTIQUE PATINATION.

PRESENTED IN OUR BEST SHOWROOM CONDITION, HAVING BEEN POLISHED AND WAXED, THIS LOVELY BOOKCASE IS READY FOR MANY MORE YEARS OF SERVICE.

HEIGHT..95"..241.CM WIDTH..55.5"..141 CM

DEPTH..21.5"..55 CM BASE..33"..84 CM HIGH
Ref: MH /WL
This item has been sold



 

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