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Gloag, John 1896-1981

Overview
Works: 249 works in 1,103 publications in 4 languages and 15,644 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Speaker, Contributor
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Most widely held works about John Gloag
 
Most widely held works by John Gloag
Victorian comfort: a social history of design from 1830-1900 by John Gloag( Book )

38 editions published between 1961 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgian grace; a social history of design from 1660-1830 by John Gloag( Book )

38 editions published between 1956 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A social history of furniture design from B.C. 1300 to A.D. 1960 by John Gloag( Book )

17 editions published between 1956 and 1966 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victorian taste; some social aspects of architecture and industrial design, from 1820-1900 by John Gloag( Book )

35 editions published between 1952 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third volume of a trilogy, the first of which is "Georgian grace" and the second, "Victorian comfort". Concentrates on English architecture and industrial design from 1820 to 1900, and occasionally on American
Guide to Western architecture by John Gloag( Book )

32 editions published between 1958 and 1969 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short dictionary of furniture; containing 1767 terms used in Britain and America by John Gloag( Book )

18 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short dictionary of furniture containing 1767 terms used in Britain and America. This book includes the description and design of furniture, and a dictionary of names and terms, periods, types, materials and craftsmen from 1900 to 1950
The architectural interpretation of history by John Gloag( Book )

17 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and Aragonese Spanish and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English furniture by John Gloag( Book )

54 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English tradition in design by John Gloag( Book )

40 editions published between 1946 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From medieval craftsmen to modern industrial designers
Home life in history : social life and manners in Britain, 200 B.C.-A.D. 1926 by John Gloag( Book )

10 editions published between 1927 and 1972 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complete dictionary of furniture by John Gloag( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English tradition in architecture by John Gloag( Book )

16 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architecture by John Gloag( Book )

14 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of cast iron in architecture by John Gloag( Book )

9 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Industrial art explained by John Gloag( Book )

31 editions published between 1916 and 1946 in English and Undetermined and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chair, its origins, design, and social history by John Gloag( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1967 in English and German and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British furniture makers by John Gloag( )

19 editions published between 1945 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to furniture styles: English and French, 1450 to 1850 by John Gloag( Book )

5 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Englishman's castle, a history of houses, large and small, in town and country, from A.D. 100 to the present day by John Gloag( Book )

26 editions published between 1944 and 1949 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1944
A short dictionary of furniture by John Gloag( Book )

27 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A must have companion for any fan of antiques or furniture design. Including chapters on descriptions and design of furniture, furniture designers from Britain and America with notes on the different periods of furniture design. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork
 
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Alternative Names
Gloag, J. 1896-

Gloag, J. (John), 1896-

Gloag, John 1896-

Gloag, John b. 1896

Gloag, John Edwards 1896-

John Gloag soldier, author

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