This bookcase measures 24"x24"x12" and is made of birch plywood,
veneered top and front with mahogany. The sturdy and functional design
features dadoed-in shelves and a 1/2" baltic birch plywood back that is
rabbetted into the sides and top (most furniture backs these days are
only 1/4" thick, or stapled-on cardboard).
The case was designed for an alcove, so only the top and front would