Zoar Furniture 1817-1898: A Preliminary Study

By: Snyder, Tricia and Gil & Paul A. Goudy

Price: $40.00

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Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


A little scuffing and scratching to back cover. Coated card covers with a Zoar blanket design on the front cover, comb binding. Stated first printing. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Zoar was founded by a group of German separatists who fled persecution because of their belief in the separation of church and state. They left their native Wrtemberg in 1817 and settled in Zoar, Ohio. The society survived until 1898, and the Zoar cabinet shop produced furniture for the entire time. All pieces described in this book came from this shop. Furniture described in this book include chairs, kas (wardrobes) , beds, chests, cupboards, tables and other items. 163 plates, each with a brief description of the piece and statement of its present location. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 128 pages. D6

Title: Zoar Furniture 1817-1898: A Preliminary Study

Author Name: Snyder, Tricia and Gil & Paul A. Goudy

Categories: Antiques and Collectibles, Midwest,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New Philadelphia, OH. New Philadelphia, OH, The Tuscarawas County Historical Society, Inc.: 1978

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 24853

Keywords: Utopian Communities Erie Canal OHIO