Delightfully simple and yet so intriguing. This Georgian oak bookpress would look amazing in a bookworm's paradise, a library, a bookshop, a museum. Symbolic with a working screw action wood press plate... help to keep the bookspine straight, blot ink in a fresh letter. way from place or a library. Great roasted peanut colour, and the drawers of course are excellent storage. Age related plank splits on both sides, and some minor loss to the base of the screw; no borer. Circa 1810.
Dimensions: 765 Long, 460 Deep, 765 High, 1740 Total height, press up