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The Resource At home : a short history of private life, Bill Bryson

At home : a short history of private life, Bill Bryson

Label
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
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Label
At home : a short history of private life, Bill Bryson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Doubleday, c2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [455]-475) and index
Contents
The year -- The setting -- The hall -- The kitchen -- The scullery and the larder -- The fuse box -- 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
BK0008712967
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
497 p.
Isbn
9780767919388
Lccn
2010004008
Label
At home : a short history of private life, Bill Bryson
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Doubleday, c2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [455]-475) and index
Contents
The year -- The setting -- The hall -- The kitchen -- The scullery and the larder -- The fuse box -- 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
BK0008712967
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
497 p.
Isbn
9780767919388
Lccn
2010004008

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