Bookcases

Cases for holding books generally having several shelves enclosed by doors; distinct from "bookshelves" which are open shelves for holding books.

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Go Historic ID
19298
Names
bookcases
bookcase
book cabinets
book cases
book-cases
book presses
cabinets, book
cases, book
presses, book
boekenkasten met deuren Dutch
boekenkast met deuren Dutch
librerías Spanish
librería Spanish

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Cases for holding books generally having several shelves enclosed by doors; distinct from "bookshelves" which are open shelves for holding books.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300143716. The J. Paul Getty Trust.