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AMERICAN CORNUCOPIA: TREASURES FROM THE WINTERTHUR LIBRARY. Katharine Martinez

AMERICAN CORNUCOPIA: TREASURES FROM THE WINTERTHUR LIBRARY.

With contributions from Bert R. Denker, Paul B. Hensley, E. Richard McKinstry and Neville Thompson.
Winterthur, DE: Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum, 1990. small 4to. pictorial stiff paper wrappers. 115, (5) pages. With contributions from Bert R. Denker, Paul B. Hensley, E. Richard McKinstry and Neville Thompson. Limited to an edition of 2000 copies. This handsome volume presents highlights of the Winterthur Library collection in eighteen different areas related to the material culture of early America. Written by respected staff members in their areas of expertise, each chapter essay..... READ MORE

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Color Plates   9
Foreword   25
Architecture   27
Ornament   31
Interiors   37
Furniture   41
Ceramics and Glass   47
Metals   51
Textiles and Needlework   57
Gardens   61
Art and Artists   65
Childhood   71
Courtesy and Etiquette   75
Pleasure and Ceremony   79
Cookbooks and Manuals of Domestic Economy   83
The Shakers   87
Advertising   91
Technology   95
Travel   99
Holdings Cited   105
Notes on Contributors   117