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Shaker Function, Purity and Perfection is an homage to the traditional Shaker values of grace and simplicity. Featured are 28 essential pieces that highlight the defining elements of Shaker design and demonstrate a dedication to perfection. Designer and furniture expert Sir Terence Conran speaks about the profound Shaker influence on 20th century furniture and David Stocks and Jerry Grant of the Shaker Museum Mount Lebanon illustrate the Shaker history, tradition and the furniture-making techniques that ensured lasting value and beauty. 144 pages 90 images Hardcover with jacket

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    H 10.91 in. x W 7.68 in. x D 0.83 in.H 27.7 cm x W 19.5 cm x D 2.1 cm
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    NEW YORK, NY
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    9781614284277
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    LU254936968383
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