Masterpieces of English furniture and clocks : a study of walnut and mahogany furniture, and of the associated crafts of the looking-glass maker and japanner, together with an account of Thomas Tompion and other famous clock-makers of the 17th and 18th centuries / by R. W. Symonds ; illustrated by 8 plates in colours and 130 from special photographs of examples chosen from private collections.

Title: 
Masterpieces of English furniture and clocks : a study of walnut and mahogany furniture, and of the associated crafts of the looking-glass maker and japanner, together with an account of Thomas Tompion and other famous clock-makers of the 17th and 18th centuries / by R. W. Symonds ; illustrated by 8 plates in colours and 130 from special photographs of examples chosen from private collections.
Author/Artist: 
Symonds, R. W. (Robert Wemyss), 1889-1958.
Publisher: 
London : B.T. Batsford, Ltd. ; [1940]
Description: 
xii, 172 p. incl. illus. (incl. ports., map, facsims.) plates (XII col., incl. front.) ; 33 cm.
Bib ID: 
45750
Notes: 
"The trade of the looking-glass maker," pp. 58-72.
"Published spring, 1940."
"The edition of this work is limited to 750 copies for sale in Great Britain and 500 for the U.S.A."