Carlton House Mews: The State Coach of the Prince of Wales
Wackernagel, Rudolf H.

Wackernagel, Rudolf H. Carlton House Mews: The State Coach of the Prince of Wales and of the Later Kings of Hanover. A Study in the Late 18th-Century 'Mystery' of Coach Building. In the journal Furniture History 1995, pp. 47-115, 53 well-reproduced photos and old ills. Good paperbound (light cover shelfwear, internally very good). ** Long detailed scholarly article on the construction, decoration, and uses of this English state coach, with reference to related coaches of the day. An fine example of scrupulous, impeccable research into carriage history, based on primary sources and close examination of the vehicles. Detailed footnotes. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate. (Item ID: 14905)

$25.00

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