Edwardian House: The Middle-Class Home in Britain, 1880-1914

Edwardian House: The Middle-Class Home in Britain, 1880-1914

by Helen C. Long
     
 

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This book covers the most prolific house-building period in British history, resulting in the growth of the leafy middle-class suburb. With the first part of the book looking at Edwardian society and the general background to the design of Edwardian houses, the second part looks in more detail at the enormous range of decorative fittings available and the cultural…  See more details below

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This book covers the most prolific house-building period in British history, resulting in the growth of the leafy middle-class suburb. With the first part of the book looking at Edwardian society and the general background to the design of Edwardian houses, the second part looks in more detail at the enormous range of decorative fittings available and the cultural, technical and economic reasons behind the design choices that were made.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780719037290
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
Publication date:
09/28/1993
Series:
Studies in Design and Material Culture
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
7.80(w) x 10.16(h) x 0.24(d)

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