Published at Monday, October 14th 2019, 15:53:47 PM. Barrister Bookcases & Bookshelves. By Riku Kobayashi.
Ladder bookcases are sleek and free-standing, so they are a great decoration piece for your home. They have a fairly contemporary design and work great in tight spaces.
For starters, today's selections come in all different shapes and sizes. Some have doors and drawers while others look like cubbies or tables with shelves. There are many that do not look like the traditional bookcase but look more like works of art. Over the years many different styles and sizes have been created to fit our ever changing lifestyles. In this article we're going to introduce you to one of the more traditional and elegant styles - the barrister bookcase.
With Barrister bookcases more often than not, you are going to find them with glass doors. These doors may or may not be decorated with frosting, beveling or even etched designs. Many people look at antiques when looking at barrister bookcases since the style tends to be one that is considered more traditional or old fashioned.
Barrister Bookshelf: The Barrister bookshelf consists of separate racks that can be stacked together to create a cabinet. The biggest advantage of this piece of furniture is that it comes with a glass door to protect your books from moisture and dust.