WorldCat Identities

Shea, John Gerald

Overview
Works: 15 works in 116 publications in 1 language and 5,074 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Drawings  Designs and plans 
Roles: Author
Classifications: NK2407, 684
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Gerald Shea
The American Shakers and their furniture : with measured drawings of museum classics by John Gerald Shea( Book )

21 editions published between 1922 and 1992 in English and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meeting house bench, utility bench, bonnet box, storage box, kitchen table, wall cupboard, dry sink, kitchen desk-cupboard, flight of shelves, utility pedestal, sorting stand, firewood carrier, sewing table, turned trestle table, dining chair, Harvard trestle table, maple chair, side table, desk box, lap desk, bed settee, night stand, high chair, blanket chest, drop-leaf table, sewing chest, stretcher table, lidded chest with one drawer, child's desk, lidded chest with two drawers, pedestal tables, lidded chest with three drawers, sewing desk, rocking chair, maple table, chest of drawers, table-desk, western dresser, small table, portable chest of drawers, wall case of drawers, chest with cupboards
Antique country furniture of North America by John Gerald Shea( Book )

15 editions published between 1975 and 1993 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extensively researched, profusely illustrated book explores principal elementary antique country furniture designs used in North America over the past 400 yearswith English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, French, Dutch, German, Spanish and Norwegian influences represented. 95 measured drawings for constructing candlestand, pedestal table, rocker, corner cupboard, cradle, armoire, many more
The Pennsylvania Dutch and their furniture by John Gerald Shea( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woodworking for everybody by John Gerald Shea( Book )

27 editions published between 1944 and 1978 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonial furniture making for everybody by John Gerald Shea( Book )

9 editions published between 1964 and 1994 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Step-by-step instructions for amateur craftsmen at home and industrial arts students in schools
Plywood working for everybody by John Gerald Shea( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1981 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anatomy of contemporary furniture by John Gerald Shea( Book )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1980 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonial furniture by John Gerald Shea( Book )

5 editions published between 1935 and 1939 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provincial furniture by John Gerald Shea( Book )

3 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making authentic Pennsylvania Dutch furniture : with measured drawings of museum classics by John Gerald Shea( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richly illustrated guide to the design, construction, painting, and decoration of a host of distinctive pieces - candle stands to four-posters. Includes designs for 24 popular hex signs and measured drawings for building 50 representative pieces: chairs, tables, desks, and many more. 250 illustrations. Bibliography
Woodworking for Everybody. Third edition. [With illustrations.] by John Gerald Shea( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Contemporary furniture making for everybody.] Anatomy of contemporary furniture. (Revised ed.) by John Gerald Shea( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woodworking for everybody. Second edition by John Gerald Shea( Book )

2 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anatomy of contemporary furniture by John Gerald Shea( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Your professional office : planning, building, decorating, furnishing by John Gerald Shea( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The American Shakers and their furniture : with measured drawings of museum classics
Alternative Names
Shea, John G.

Languages
English (116)

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Antique country furniture of North AmericaWoodworking for everybodyColonial furniture making for everybodyMaking authentic Pennsylvania Dutch furniture : with measured drawings of museum classics