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The Resource At home : a short history of private life, Bill Bryson, (Large Print)

At home : a short history of private life, Bill Bryson, (Large Print)

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At home : a short history of private life
Title
At home
Title remainder
a short history of private life
Statement of responsibility
Bill Bryson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the ways in which homes reflect history, from a bathroom's revelations about medicine and hygiene to a kitchen's exposure of the stories of trade and nutrition
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bryson, Bill
Dewey number
643/.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Dwellings
  • Dwellings
  • Rooms
  • Rooms
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Label
At home : a short history of private life, Bill Bryson, (Large Print)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain by Doubleday"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [691]-730) and index
Contents
The year -- The setting -- The hall -- The kitchen -- The scullery and the larder -- The fusebox -- The drawing room -- The dining room -- The cellar -- The passage -- The study -- The garden -- The plum room -- The stairs -- The bedroom -- The bathroom -- The dressing room -- The nursery -- The attic
Control code
BK0008712890
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
768 p.
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780375434310
Lccn
2010485616
Other physical details
ill.
Label
At home : a short history of private life, Bill Bryson, (Large Print)
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain by Doubleday"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [691]-730) and index
Contents
The year -- The setting -- The hall -- The kitchen -- The scullery and the larder -- The fusebox -- The drawing room -- The dining room -- The cellar -- The passage -- The study -- The garden -- The plum room -- The stairs -- The bedroom -- The bathroom -- The dressing room -- The nursery -- The attic
Control code
BK0008712890
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
768 p.
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780375434310
Lccn
2010485616
Other physical details
ill.

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