Tag: regency period

  • An Early 19th Century Mobile Bookshelf

    Check out this cool little piece of book furniture.  Hailing from the Regency era this little book carrier, ca. 1820,  offered a nifty way to carry some of your books around. Here’s the full description: An attractive Regency period two sided Book Carrier incorporating a single drawer with fine cedar linings, the upper section with delicately turned…

  • Regency Furniture for the Book Lover

    Ackermann’s Repository was a popular periodical, published in England from 1809-1828. It’s full moniker was “The Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashion, and Politics.” It was published by R. Ackermann and became known simply as Ackermann’s Repository. It was published monthly and each issue included a slew of colored plates. In the first series which…