This book contains a detailed treatise on English oak cupboards and sideboards. Including a wealth of information covering topics such as history, design, use, evolution, and much more, this comprehensive text constitutes the definitive resource on the subject. This is a book that will be of considerable value to anyone with an interest in the history of furniture, and makes for a great addition to collections of such literature. The sections of this book include: 'Cupboards and Sideboards', and 'Varieties of Cupboard: Dressers & Desks'. We have elected this antique book for modern republication due to its educational value, and are proud to republish it now complete with a new introduction on the history of furniture.