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Vintage Faux Book Library Sideboard with Twin Drawers Lovely Decorative Piece
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this lovely vintage Faux Book library or study small sideboard with twin drawers A good looking and well made piece, the faux book style dates b...
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20th Century English Victorian Sideboards

Materials

Wood

Lovely Pair of Side End Lamp Wine Table Sized Faux Book Library Study Cabinets
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this lovely pair of small vintage faux book library or study small side tables A good looking and well made pair, the faux book style dates back...
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20th Century English Victorian Cabinets

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Wood

Stunning Pair of Side End Lamp Wine Table Sized Faux Book Library Study Cabinets
Located in GB
We are delighted to this lovely pair of vintage Faux Book library or study small side tables A good looking and well-made pair, the faux book style dates back to the early Victori...
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20th Century English Victorian Cabinets

Materials

Wood

Library or Book Shelve Postmodern, Italy
Located in Antwerp, BE
Postmodern bookcase, Italy 1980s, style Enzo Mari The piece is free standing and could also serve as a room divider.       
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Vintage 1970s Italian Post-Modern Bookcases

Materials

Upholstery, Wood

  • Library or Book Shelve Postmodern, Italy
  • Library or Book Shelve Postmodern, Italy
  • Library or Book Shelve Postmodern, Italy
  • Library or Book Shelve Postmodern, Italy
H 70.08 in. W 81.5 in. D 9.45 in.
Collection Leather Bound Library Book Set
Located in Hudson, NY
Collection of gilt leather bound library book set of eleven volumes. "The World's Popular Classics" Art-Type Edition. Printed in the Unites States of America. Each book is in great c...
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Mid-20th Century North American Books

Materials

Leather, Paper

"Candida Höfer & Umberto Eco, Libraries" Book
By Candida Hofer, Umberto Eco
Located in London, GB
Published by Thames and Hudson, 2006 Candida Höfer is a master of the grand interior photograph, somehow translating the experience of witnessing a breathtaking space, into the fo...
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Early 2000s British Books

Materials

Paper

  • "Candida Höfer & Umberto Eco, Libraries" Book
  • "Candida Höfer & Umberto Eco, Libraries" Book
  • "Candida Höfer & Umberto Eco, Libraries" Book
  • "Candida Höfer & Umberto Eco, Libraries" Book
H 12.01 in. W 9.85 in. D 1.19 in.
Collection Leather Bound Library Book Set
Located in Hudson, NY
Collection of gilt leather bound library book set of Seven volumes. " Mohammed Ali and His House " An Historical Romance by L. Muhlbach translated from the German by Chapman Coleman ...
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Antique 1890s Books

Materials

Leather, Paper

  • Collection Leather Bound Library Book Set
  • Collection Leather Bound Library Book Set
  • Collection Leather Bound Library Book Set
  • Collection Leather Bound Library Book Set
H 7.5 in. W 5.5 in. D 1.5 in.
Collection Gilt Leather Bound Library Book Set
Located in Hudson, NY
Collection of gilt leather bound library book set of eight volumes. " A Short History of the English People by J. R. Green, M.A. Illustrated Edition by Mrs. J . R. Green . Published ...
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Antique 1890s English Books

Materials

Leather, Paper

Collection Gilt Leather Bound Library Book Set
Located in Hudson, NY
Decorate your sturdy / Library room with this complete collection set of gilt leather bound library book set of twenty two volumes. Popular Mechanics " Do- it - yourself encyclopedia...
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Vintage 1960s Books

Materials

Leather, Paper

Collection Gilt Leather Bound Library Book Set
Located in Hudson, NY
Decorate your sturdy / Library room with this collection set of gilt leather bound library book set of eighteen volumes. Germany in storm and stress " Old Fritz and The New Era by L....
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Vintage 1910s Books

Materials

Leather, Paper

Collection Leather-Bound Library Book Set / Ten
Located in Hudson, NY
Collection of gilt leather bound library book set of ten volumes. The complete works of George Eliot with photogravire illustrations from new drawings by Gertrude Demain Hammond & Fr...
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20th Century European Books

Materials

Leather, Paper

Collection Leather Bound Library Book Set Thirteen
Located in Hudson, NY
Collection of gilt leather bound library book set of thirteen volumes. The works of William Shakespeare / The Cambridge text. Each book is in good condition. Minor wear consistent wi...
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20th Century Books

Materials

Leather, Paper

English Mahogany Library Book Canterbury, circa 1820
Located in Atlanta, GA
Having a handled backrest used for movement and a galleried tray for stacking books, with original brass casters.
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Antique 1820s British Regency Carts and Bar Carts

Materials

Mahogany

Collection Gilt Leather Bound Library Book Set / Eighteen
Located in Hudson, NY
Collection of gilt leather bound library book set of eighteen. Army Life In A Black Regiment By Thomas Went Wentworth Higginson "Collector's Library of the Civil War". Each book is i...
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Vintage 1980s Books

Materials

Paper, Leather

Bulgari Jewelry Coffee Table or Library Book, 1990s
By Bvlgari
Located in New York, NY
This is a beautiful coffee table or library book about the history of the iconic Italian luxury jeweler Bvlgari (or Bulgari), circa 1990s, Italy. Book covers Bulgari's history in cre...
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1990s Italian Books

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Paper

French Antique Youth Library Book Bibliotheque Jeunesse Chretienne
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Library of Christian youth approved by Mgr. the Archbishop of Tours French Antique Youth Library Book Bibliotheque Jeunesse Chretienne. 1925, antique Very beautiful French book, illu...
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Vintage 1920s French French Provincial Books

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Paper

Picasso, Library or Coffee Table Book, circa 1950s
By Pablo Picasso
Located in New York, NY
Picasso, a library or coffee table book, 1955, First Edition, Germany. The cover design was made especially for this book by Pablo Picasso, July 1955. "Picasso's art is one of t...
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Mid-20th Century German Books

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Paper

Book, John Rylands Library, Manchester - Contemporary Color Photography
By Richard Heeps
Located in Cambridge, GB
Photographed in 1987 in John Rylands Library, Manchester and was part of Richard Heeps iconic series 'Ordinary Places', which was his first colour collection. The exhibition was show...
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1980s Academic Color Photography

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Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Silver Gelatin

Handsome Library Book Press Lamp and Candlestick Lamp
Located in Buchanan, MI
Handsome library book press lamp and candlestick lamp. Attributed to Frederick Cooper, great attention to detail. Perfect for a library. Height is to the top of the finial. Priced pe...
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20th Century English Georgian Table Lamps

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Mahogany

Frankenboro Book, No. 1 (from KEEP: Modern Library Series)
By Jody Alexander
Located in Mill Valley, CA
Frankenboro Book, No. 1 and No. 2 are the first two pieces made for the KEEP: Modern Library series. Each is a mash up of three withdrawn library book pages that were chosen for thei...
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2010s Contemporary Mixed Media

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Mixed Media

Complete Purdon's Gilt Leather Bound Library Book Collection Set
Located in Hudson, NY
Complete collection set of gilt leather bound library book set of one hundred twenty nine volumes. PURDON'S Pennsylvania Statutes & Consolidated Statutes Annotated. Copyright 2003 by...
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Early 2000s Books

Materials

Paper, Leather

Collection Gilt Leather Bound Library Book Twenty Six Volumes
Located in Hudson, NY
Collection gilt leather bound library book set twenty six volumes "Great Events by Famous Historians", Source". Volumes 1-22 "The great events by famous historians" (Walter Austin, ...
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Vintage 1920s Books

Materials

Leather, Paper

Paris Berlin 1900-1933 Library or Coffee Table Book
Located in New York, NY
The 'Paris Berlin 1900-1933 ' is a soft-cover book covering an exhibition from July 12-November 6, 1978, at The Centre Pompidou, Paris, France. Book covers art movements such as Expr...
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Vintage 1970s French Modern Books

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Paper

"The Green Tree Library" Original Antique Book Publisher's Poster
By Henry McCarter
Located in Boston, MA
Henry McCarter was a pupil of Thomas Eakins at the Pennsylvania Academy of Art where he became an accomplished Realist painter. A trip to Paris opened his eyes to the work of the Pos...
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1890s Art Nouveau Prints and Multiples

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Lithograph

Collection Gilt Leather Bound Library Book Twenty Seven Volumes
Located in Hudson, NY
Collection gilt leather bound library book set twenty seven volumes. Include: The return of the Native By Thomas Hardy - Swann's Way by Marcel Proust - Aristotle" Rhetoric on poetics...
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20th Century Books

Materials

Leather, Paper

Rare 19th Century Bamboo Library Long Arm, Book Grabber
Located in London, GB
A great edition to any home library, this bamboo, and brass grabber is in excellent working order.
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Antique Late 19th Century English Victorian Ladders

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Brass

Antique Book Slide, English, Rosewood, Mahogany, Library Stand, Victorian, 1900
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is an antique book slide. An English, rosewood and mahogany library stand, dating to the late Victorian period, circa 1900. Fantastic Victorian book slide with gothic revival...
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Antique Late 19th Century British More Desk Accessories

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Rosewood, Mahogany

The Fairy Library - Rare Book Illustrated by George Cruikshank - 1850
By George Cruikshank
Located in Roma, IT
The Fairy Library is a set of original modern rare books written by various authors and illustrated by George Cruikshank (London, 1792 - London, 1878) between 1853-1854. Published b...
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1850s Modern More Art

Materials

Etching, Paper

Antique Victorian Brass Inlaid Coromandel Library Book Trough Bookcase Holder
Located in Dublin, Ireland
An exceptionally fine quality early Victorian English well figured polished coromandel gentleman’s library adjustable table book holder, made by renowned Furniture Makers and Retaile...
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Antique 19th Century British Early Victorian Books

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Brass

Van Cleef & Arpels Library or Coffee Table Book, circa 1990s
By Van Cleef & Arpels
Located in New York, NY
A small, very beautiful library or coffee table book from French luxury jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1990s. In French language. This small hard-cover book (with dust-jacket) cap...
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1990s French Art Deco More Desk Accessories

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Paper

Andree Putman A Designer Apart Library or Coffee Table Book, 1990s
By Andree Putman
Located in New York, NY
A very beautiful and timeless library or coffee table book about designer Andree Putman. 'Andree Putman, A Designer Apart', 1990, New York. "Andree Putman is a designer with her ...
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1990s Spanish Modern Books

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Paper

Antique Print of a Book Cabinet and Library by Wolff '1740'
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'Cabinet en Bibliothecque (..) - Bücher-Cabinet (..)'. Print of a book cabinet and library. This print originates from 'Wunder würdigen Kriegs- und Siegs-Lagers'...
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Antique Mid-18th Century Prints

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Paper

Pablo Picasso, a Retrospective, Library or Coffee Table Book, 1980 New York
By MOMA Museum New York, Pablo Picasso
Located in New York, NY
Pablo Picasso: A Retrospective, The Museum on Modern Art, New York, library or coffee table book, 1980. Published on the occasion of the exhibition "Pablo Picasso: A Retrospective,...
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20th Century American Modern Books

Materials

Paper

Bulgari Between Eternity and History Jewelry Coffee Table or Library Book
By Bvlgari
Located in New York, NY
"Bulgari, Between Eternity and History", Bulgari's jewelry coffee table or library book celebrating Bulgari's 125th Anniversary as an iconic Italian luxury jeweler, "From 1884 To 200...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Books

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Paper

Andy Warhol A Retrospective Hard-Cover Library or Coffee Table Book, 1989
By Andy Warhol, MOMA Museum New York
Located in New York, NY
An '80s Late-20th century 'Andy Warhol A Retrospective' hard-cover library or coffee table book by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1989. This book was published on the occasion o...
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Vintage 1980s American Expressionist Books

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Paper

Chanel The Metropolitan Museum of Art Coffee Table or Library Book
Located in New York, NY
Chanel, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2005, New York, NY. This volume was published in conjunction with the exhibition "Chanel, " held a the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, f...
Category

Early 2000s German Modern Books

Materials

Paper

Antique Two Tier Hand Carved Victorian Pokerwork Oak Library Book Table Bookcase
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this lovely original circa 1880 English Victorian two tier rotating book table with pokerwork top A very good looking, highly collectable and w...
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Antique 1880s English High Victorian Bookcases

Materials

Oak

Vintage Oak Desktop Book Music Holder Library Display Stand Lectern Podium Easel
Located in Dayton, OH
Vintage tabletop lectern book / music art stand. Made of oak with footed base, serpentine top and multiple angles / heights. Measures: Closed 12" x 13" x 3.5" H, open 11.5" x 11.5...
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Late 20th Century Music Stands

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Oak

19th Century Regency Style English Library Book/CD Storage Carousel Table
By Regency
Located in Vancouver, British Columbia
A really unusual circular mahogany and inlaid brass library table, with two tiers of revolving book/CD/liqour bottle and glasses shelves below the fixed top, all supported on a circu...
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Antique Late 19th Century English Regency Revival More Asian Art, Object...

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Brass

Antique Arts & Crafts Oak and Cast Iron Library Dictionary Book Stand circa 1920
Located in Big Flats, NY
An antique Arts & Crafts library or parlor dictionary book stand offers cast iron quadripod base with cabriole legs and pierced cast foliate lower shelf surmounted by adjustable disp...
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Early 20th Century American Arts and Crafts Magazine Racks and Stands

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Wrought Iron

Cartier L'album Jewelry Coffee Table or Library Book, Paris, France, ca. 2000s
By Cartier
Located in New York, NY
The very beautiful Cartier L'album coffee table or library book, circa 2000s, Paris, France. A beautiful and rare photographic book covering the work of the renowned house of Car...
Category

Early 2000s French Books

Materials

Paper

Antique Grand Tour Souvenir Dactyl Library Book 36 Plaster Casts Rom 1840-50
Located in Munich, DE
This wonderful dactyl library in the shape of a book contains 36 plaster casts with the corresponding handwritten legends on the insides of both book covers.
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Antique 1840s Italian Victorian Historical Memorabilia

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Plaster, Paper

Georgia O'Keeffe, 'One Hundred Flowers', Coffee Table or Library Book ca. 1980s
By Georgia O'Keeffe
Located in New York, NY
Georgia O'Keeffe, 'One Hundred Flowers', coffee table or library book, 1987. American Modernism; a very beautiful book of enlarged artwork of flowers by the amazing American painter,...
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20th Century American Organic Modern Books

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Paper

Horst: His Work and His World, Library or Coffee Table Book, First Edition, 1984
Located in New York, NY
Horst: His Work and His World, an incredible library or coffee table book, first edition, published by Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1984. His story is "brilliantly told" by Valentine L...
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Late 20th Century American Modern Books

Materials

Paper

1960s Minty Library Specialists of Oxford Three-Tier Book Case
By Minty of Oxford
Located in London, GB
A stack of book case cabinets buy well-known English manufacturer Minty of Oxford. Solidly made with dark teak wood and glass sliding doors with recessed slots. There is some differe...
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Vintage 1960s Great Britain (UK) Mid-Century Modern Bookcases

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Glass, Teak

1920s Oak Book Trolly by Library Bureau SoleMakers
Located in Sagaponack, NY
A mission, utilitarian style mobile shelving unit manufactured by the ‘Library Bureau SoleMakers’ company that pioneered and specialized in furnishings specifically designed for use ...
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Vintage 1920s American Mission Bookcases

Materials

Leather, Oak

  • 1920s Oak Book Trolly by Library Bureau SoleMakers
  • 1920s Oak Book Trolly by Library Bureau SoleMakers
  • 1920s Oak Book Trolly by Library Bureau SoleMakers
  • 1920s Oak Book Trolly by Library Bureau SoleMakers
H 42.75 in. W 39.25 in. D 14.25 in.
English Mahogany Library Book Stand
Located in Buchanan, MI
Very handsome English Mahogany Library Book Stand With Adjustable Top.
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Antique 19th Century English Bookcases

Materials

Mahogany

"Candida Höfer & Umberto Eco, Libraries" Book
By Candida Hofer, Umberto Eco
Located in London, GB
Published by Thames and Hudson, 2006 Candida Höfer is a master of the grand interior photograph, somehow translating the experience of witnessing a breathtaking space, into the fo...
Category

Early 2000s British Books

  • "Candida Höfer & Umberto Eco, Libraries" Book
  • "Candida Höfer & Umberto Eco, Libraries" Book
  • "Candida Höfer & Umberto Eco, Libraries" Book
  • "Candida Höfer & Umberto Eco, Libraries" Book
H 12.01 in. W 9.85 in. D 1.19 in.
Mid-Century Library Book Bar Set
Located in Hudson, NY
Mid-Century library book bar set. Excellent condition. The library book bar measure 16 inches length X 10 inches high X 9 inches width.
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Mid-20th Century North American Barware

Materials

Glass

  • Mid-Century Library Book Bar Set
  • Mid-Century Library Book Bar Set
  • Mid-Century Library Book Bar Set
  • Mid-Century Library Book Bar Set
H 10 in. W 9 in. D 9 in.
Revolving book stand, library table by Jacques Adnet
Located in Chicago, IL
Black leather over brass with brass accents revolving book stand, library end table designed by Jacques Adnet in iconic Adnet style
Category

Vintage 1950s French End Tables

Materials

Leather

Antique Cast Iron & Oak Adjustable Library Book Stand
Located in Hudson, NY
a very nice antique library book stand, with finely detailed cast iron base, and a book holder with oak panels supported by an incredible adjustable and articulating mechanism which ...
Category

Early 20th Century American Music Stands

Materials

Iron, Steel

Ceramic Lamp with Library Book Detailing, circa 1960
Located in Dallas, TX
Ceramic lamp with library book detailing, circa 1960 Measures: 15” diameter x 23” height.
Category

Vintage 1960s French Table Lamps

Materials

Ceramic, Linen

Collection Leather Bound Library Book Set / Twenty Volumes
Located in Hudson, NY
Collection of gilt leather bound library book set of twenty volumes "our Mutual friend by Charles Dickens Edition De Luxe with illustrations by E.B. Dalziel. Each book is in great co...
Category

20th Century Books

Materials

Leather, Paper

Antique Cast Iron & Oak Mechanical Adjustable Library Book Stand
Located in Hudson, NY
a very nice antique library book stand, with finely detailed cast iron base, and a book holder with oak panels supported by an incredible adjustable and articulating mechanism which ...
Category

Early 20th Century American Industrial and Work Tables

Materials

Iron, Steel

"University of London The Senate House and Library" Book
Located in London, GB
First edition, published by Chiswick Press Ltd, 1938. Published the year following the completion of Senate House, designed by British architect Charles Holden. This book document...
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Vintage 1930s British Books

1930s Mahogany and Cast Iron Adjustable Library Book Stand
Located in New York City, NY
1930s adjustable height cast iron library stand, with articulating mechanism and book holder.
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Early 20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Pedestals and Columns

Materials

Steel

Antique Library Book Trough, English, Victorian, Regency Revival Bookshelf
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is an antique library book trough, an English, Victorian, Regency revival mahogany bookshelf dating to the late 19th century, circa 1880. Attractive library book trough in th...
Category

Antique 19th Century English Regency Revival Bookcases

Materials

Mahogany

LIBRARY/BOOK SHELF/BAR CART/SIDE TABLE ON WHEELS
Located in Essex, MA
Very solid oak library cart/bookshelf on wheels, circa 1910-20, with 2 open shelves, enclosed by beaded wood slats on industrial metal brackets and wheels. Would also work well as a ...
Category

Early 20th Century American Bookcases

Materials

Iron

  • LIBRARY/BOOK SHELF/BAR CART/SIDE TABLE ON WHEELS
  • LIBRARY/BOOK SHELF/BAR CART/SIDE TABLE ON WHEELS
  • LIBRARY/BOOK SHELF/BAR CART/SIDE TABLE ON WHEELS
  • LIBRARY/BOOK SHELF/BAR CART/SIDE TABLE ON WHEELS
H 29.75 in. W 21 in. D 19.25 in.
1940s Round Leather Library or Side Table with Faux Book Doors
Located in Charleston, SC
1940s round leather library or side table with faux book doors.
Category

20th Century American Side Tables

Materials

Leather

Mid-Century Modern Bookcase Magazine Book Rack Sliding Tambour Doors Library
Located in West Hartford, CT
Large mid century modern oak magazine rack with sliding tambour door that moves north to south. Holds magazines and newspapers. Now, more than ever, home is where the heart is.
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Cabinets

Materials

Oak

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Book Library For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal book library for your home. A book library — often made from paper, wood and animal skin — can elevate any home. Find 78 options for an antique or vintage book library now, or shop our selection of 1 modern versions for a more contemporary example of this long-cherished piece. There are many kinds of the book library you’re looking for, from those produced as long ago as the 18th Century to those made as recently as the 21st Century. A book library, designed in the Modern, Art Deco or Victorian style, is generally a popular piece of furniture. Many designers have produced at least one well-made book library over the years, but those crafted by Pablo Picasso, Van Cleef & Arpels and Maitland Smith are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

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Prices for a book library can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — at 1stDibs, they begin at $80 and can go as high as $24,381, while the average can fetch as much as $843.