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Traditional Wood Bookcases with Doors

Barrister bookcases were originally designed to be portable book carrying cases. The intent was to facilitate the frequent office changes of Victorian-era British lawyers, also known as barristers. These wood office bookcases were made so that each shelf could be removed with the books still shelved, eliminating the need to pack books into a box and then unpack after moving the unit. The bookshelves are contained within a cabinet-style exterior. Read More

Today's barrister bookcases are usually made of wood, but most don't include removable shelves, making them simply bookcases with doors. The idea behind wood bookcases with cabinet design is an aesthetic sophistication combined with the protective element the doors provide. For wood bookcases that do feature the removable shelf design, look to brands like DMi Furniture and Homelegance.

Bookcases with doors come in a variety of styles and finishes. You can recreate the look and feel of a historic Victorian library using finishes like cherry, chocolate or oak. For more modern homes, choose black or white bookcases.


Barrister Bookcases as Curio Cabinets

Wood bookcases with doors are also an ideal method of showcasing artwork and collectibles. Although curio cabinets are a more traditional choice for displaying personal treasures at home, browsing bookcases with doors is an option that will expand your selection. You may find you prefer the look of bookshelves inside a cabinet, particularly if you'd like to display a combination of your favorite collectibles with your finest hardcover books.

Browse all our many practical and highly versatile bookcases and other office furniture. You'll find bookcases for your living room, den, bedroom, basement or any area of your home you need extra storage. Brands like Ameriwood, DMi Furniture, Homelegance, Riverside Furniture, Wayborn and Wynwood bring you an array of bookcase designs including models with doors. Our discount prices and free shipping on most items makes it easy and affordable to get organized in style.

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Ameriwood 4-Shelf Glass Door Barrister Bookcase in Inspire Cherry

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Ameriwood 4-Shelf Glass Door Barrister Bookcase in Inspire Cherry 53.06"H x 29.56"W x 15.62"D   14375

Sauder Barrister Lane Bookcase in Scribed Oak Finish

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Sauder Barrister Lane Bookcase in Scribed Oak Finish 47.5"H x 53.125"W x 12.125"D   437545

Sauder Barrister Lane Bookcase in Salt Oak

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Sauder Barrister Lane Bookcase in Salt Oak 47.52"H x 53.15"W x 12.13"D   497547

Altra Furniture Barrister Bookcase in Espresso Finish

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Altra Furniture Barrister Bookcase in Espresso Finish 60"H x 32.68"W x 12.24"D   432224

Sauder Barrister Lane Tall Bookcase in Scribed Oak Finish

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Sauder Barrister Lane Tall Bookcase in Scribed Oak Finish 75"H x 35.5"W x 13.5"D   437546

Sauder Barrister Lane Tall Bookcase in Salt Oak

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Sauder Barrister Lane Tall Bookcase in Salt Oak 75.04"H x 35.52"W x 13.51"D   497523

Safco Apres Modular Storage Tall Cabinet in Mahogany

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Safco Apres Modular Storage Tall Cabinet in Mahogany 59.5"H x 29.75"W x 11.75"D   435039

Butler Specialty Masterpiece Bookcase Console in Midnight Rose

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Butler Specialty Masterpiece Bookcase Console in Midnight Rose 28"H x 44"W x 12"D   449376

Wayborn 1 Shelf Barrister Bookcase with Glass Door in White

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Wayborn 1 Shelf Barrister Bookcase with Glass Door in White 47"H x 37"W x 14.5"D   425685

Wayborn 1 Shelf Barrister Bookcase with Glass Door in Brown

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Wayborn 1 Shelf Barrister Bookcase with Glass Door in Brown 47"H x 37"W x 14.5"D   425684

Wayborn Barrister Bookcase with Glass Door in White

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Wayborn Barrister Bookcase with Glass Door in White 82"H x 41"W x 16"D   425689

Wayborn Barrister Bookcase with Glass Door in Brown

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Wayborn Barrister Bookcase with Glass Door in Brown 82"H x 41"W x 16"D   425688

Wayborn 4 Shelf Barrister Bookcase in Oak

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Wayborn 4 Shelf Barrister Bookcase in Oak 68"H x 42"W x 16"D   425670

DMi Del Mar Barrister Bookcase

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DMi Del Mar Barrister Bookcase 48"H x 36"W x 16"D   209907

Pulaski Two Front Doors Bookcase Curio in Bennet

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Pulaski Two Front Doors Bookcase Curio in Bennet 68"H x 45"W x 18"D   421520

Riverside Furniture Craftsman Home Door Bookcase in Americana Oak

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Riverside Furniture Craftsman Home Door Bookcase in Americana Oak 60"H x 48"W x 15"D   388455

Magnussen H2596 Adler Door Bookcase

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Magnussen H2596 Adler Door Bookcase 80"H x 40"W x 18"D   502954

DMi Antigua Four Door Barrister Bookcase

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DMi Antigua Four Door Barrister Bookcase 72"H x 42"W x 16"D   213254

DMi Rue de Lyon Four Door Barrister Bookcase

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DMi Rue de Lyon Four Door Barrister Bookcase 71.5"H x 42"W x 15.75"D   213518

Riverside Furniture Coventry Two Tone Bookcase in Dover White

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Riverside Furniture Coventry Two Tone Bookcase in Dover White 66"H x 42"W x 18"D   388497

Riverside Furniture Coventry Sliding Door Bookcase in Weathered Driftwood

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Riverside Furniture Coventry Sliding Door Bookcase in Weathered Driftwood 66"H x 18"W x 42"D   388468

Riverside Furniture Bristol Court Sliding Door Bookcase in Cognac Cherry

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Riverside Furniture Bristol Court Sliding Door Bookcase in Cognac Cherry 68"H x 46"W x 18"D   388448

Homelegance Hanna 4 Piece Barrister Wood Bookcase Set in Black

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Homelegance Hanna 4 Piece Barrister Wood Bookcase Set in Black   167394

Riverside Furniture Allegro Sliding Door Bookcase in Rubbed Black

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Riverside Furniture Allegro Sliding Door Bookcase in Rubbed Black 76.5"H x 54"W x 17.75"D   388594

Riverside Furniture Cantata Two Door Barrister Bookcase

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Riverside Furniture Cantata Two Door Barrister Bookcase 76.5"H x 54"W x 17.75"D   224653



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South Shore 3 Shelf Bookcase in Morgan Cherry


 
 

I am very happy with the bookcases. I use them for books and to display my egg art. They are sturdy and easy to assemble. did ...    Read more
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South Shore 5 Shelf Bookcase in Pure White


 
 

I really like this shelf so much that I bought a second but instead of 5 it was 3 shelf. Love the look of it with the other fur ...    Read more
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I added the book shelves to both sides of my murphy bed. They worked and looked great.
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