Barrister Bookcase with Dovetailed Case

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Barrister bookcase - cherry with ebonized knobs. 60.5" h x 38.5" w x 17.75" d
Barrister bookcase - cherry with ebonized knobs. 60.5" h x 38.5" w x 17.75" d

  • Description
  • Dimensions
  • Options & Customization

This 3 shelf barrister bookcase has graduated shelf heights of 14", 16" and 18" and is available with or without a hidden compartment! The top and sides of the case are dovetailed together and the back is either solid wood frame and panel construction or 1/2" cherry veneer (or matching primary wood) plywood. Knobs are either matching primary wood or ebonized. See Drawer & Case Construction for more information on construction options.

My barrister bookcase ships by blanket wrapped delivery to the 48 contiguous states and by common carrier freight outside of this area. Please call or email for a shipping quote.

Cherry, maple or oak: $3950
Walnut : $4850

Order bookcases below:

Primary Wood:
Hidden Compartment?:

Barrister bookcase dimensions:
60.5" h x 38.5" w x 17.75" d
Standard shelf clearance heights are 14", 16" & 18" .
Custom sizes available.


My barrister bookcase is available in these standard woods:

  • Cherry
  • Maple
  • Oak
  • Walnut +$900
  • Other woods are available upon request

Other Options:

  • 1/2" thick veneered plywood back is standard
  • Frame and panel solid primary wood back +$950
  • Hidden compartment +$950
  • Ebonized knobs +$60

All barrister bookcases are built to order so we can easily customize this piece to suit your needs. Adjusting the overall dimension slightly or the height between the shelves to accommodate the height of your book collection is easily done and most likely will add little if anything to the cost. Call or email for a quote on customizing this piece.