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Size 5.5 x 8.5 inches. In maroon cloth covers with yellow lettering to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly darkened with small piece missing from top end. Slightly rubbed around edges with small chips and tears and small pieces missing from corners. A few small marks. Not price clipped). Slight foxing to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. 176pp. With 16 colour plates and many drawings by Marjory Whittington. Shows how comfort and privacy have evolved. How methods of cooking, heating and lighting have changed and improved, etc.; This is “history with a special vividness”.
Title: The Englishman's Castle. A History of houses, large and small, in town and country, from A.D.100 to the present day. With drawings by Marjory Whittington.
Publisher: Eyre & Spottiswoode 1945 repr.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 69068
Keywords: Architecture Topography houses town castle town house victorian history privacy Roman britain mediaeval tudor puritan house design Architecture dustwrapper