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At home : a short history of private life / Bill Bryson.

Bryson, Bill (Author).

Available copies

  • 13 of 15 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Bryson takes readers on a tour of his house, a rural English parsonage, showing how each room has figured in the evolution of private life.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library 643.1 BRY 2010 (Text) 33892005320149 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 08/16/2011 In transit -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0767919386
  • ISBN: 9780767919388
  • Physical Description: 497 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Floor plans on end papers.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [455]-475) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
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.
Summary, etc.:
Bryson takes readers on a tour of his house, a rural English parsonage, showing how each room has figured in the evolution of private life.
Subject: Dwellings > Psychological aspects
Dwellings > Environmental aspects.
Rooms > Psychological aspects.
Rooms > Environmental aspects.

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