antique arts crafts oak open bookcase with wording of the poem the present crisis by james russell lowell c1890

ANTIQUE ARTS & CRAFTS OAK OPEN BOOKCASE WITH WORDING OF THE POEM “ THE PRESENT CRISIS” by JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL C1890


Price

£795
| $993 USD | €900 EUR


Item Ref

W3079/16.10

Description

Antique Arts & Crafts Oak Open Bookcase on cupboard dating from around 1890 with wording from the poem “ The Present Crisis” by James Russell Powell ( 1809-1891). Constructed from quality oak it has a swan neck pediment top above three fully adjustable shelves all of which have a hinged drop down dust flap with original hand written lines from the Poem “ The Present Crisis “ which reads as follows;
NEW OCCASIONS TEACH NEW DUTIES
TIME MAKES ANCIENT GOOD UNCOUTH
THEY MUST UPWARD STILL AND ONWARD
WHO WOULD KEEP ABREAST OF TRUTH
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Present_Crisis
Please read the fascinating and controversial history of this poem.
To the base there is a reeded edge to the top above two moulded plank panelled doors with original brass handles and strap hinges. Internally there is a single shelf . It is raised on bracket feet and the top removes for ease of transporting.
MEASURES: 84” HIGH TO TOP X 32” HIGH TO BASE X 17” DEEP X 48.5” WIDE & INTERNAL DEPTH TO TOP 9”
With a lovely deep colour and patination and oozing all the charm and character of the period. Our furniture is cleaned and polished using traditional waxing methods.
DELIVERY WOULD BE £75 WITHIN MAINLAND ENGLAND
For Scotland and Wales please enquire
WE ALSO SHIP OUR FURNITURE OVERSEAS AND HAVE A REGULAR COURIER TO FRANCE PLEASE ENQUIRE
WE ARE AN ANTIQUE FURNITURE TRADE WAREHOUSE AND HAVE BEEN SELLING TO BOTH THE TRADE AND PUBLIC FOR 30 YEARS AT COMPETITIVE TRADE PRICES. VISITORS WELCOME TO VIEW STOCK AT OUR 4000.SQ.FT WAREHOUSE AND WE WELCOME ALL ENQUIRIES VIA EMAIL/TELEPHONE 01423561334/078843773
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Where we offer 'free delivery' we will include this in the refund and therefore you would only need to pay the return courier fee.
UNDER THE DISTANCE SELLING REGULATIONS YOU ARE ENTITLED TO RETURN YOUR ITEM WITHIN 7 DAYS FROM THE DAY AFTER RECEIPT OF DELIVERY
WE SELL QUALITY ANTIQUE FURNITURE AT TRADE PRICES
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01423 561334/07884 377373
Internal Ref: W3079/16.10


Dimensions

Height = 213.5 cm (84")
Width = 123 cm (49")
Depth = 81 cm (32")



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