Treasure chests. The legacy of extraordinary boxes 1561583626, 2001027387

The three years I’ve spent making this book have been a great adventure. The chests, in telling their stories, reveal st

336 86 17MB

English Pages [208] Year 2001

Report DMCA / Copyright

DOWNLOAD FILE

Treasure chests. The legacy of extraordinary boxes
 1561583626, 2001027387

Table of contents :
Acnowledgments
Contents
Introduction
Chapter 1. The Legacy of Extraordinary Chests
Chapter 2. Treasure Chests. Protection for the Priceless
Chapter 3. Bridal Chests. Where the Future Is Stored
Chapter 4. Tool Chests. The Craftsmans Calling Card
Chapter 5. Blanket Chests. Warmth in a Large Box
Chapter 6. Sea Chests. All a Sailor Had in the World
Chapter 7. Chests for Travel. Carrying the Vagabond’s Possessions
Chapter 8. Chests for War. Furniture behind the Fighting
Chapter 9. Special-Purpose Chests. Where the Rules Begin to Bend
Glossary
Credits

Polecaj historie