At home [electronic resource] : a short history of private life / Bill Bryson.

Authors: Bryson, Bill.
Call number: eBook
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, c2010.
Publication date: c2010.
Subject: Social evolution.
Social history.
Dwellings -- History.
Rooms -- History.
Dwellings -- Psychological aspects.
Dwellings -- Environmental aspects.
Rooms -- Psychological aspects.
Rooms -- Environmental aspects.
Europe -- Social life and customs.
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Title: At home [electronic resource] : a short history of private life / Bill Bryson.
Physical description: 1 online resource (497 p.) : ill.
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.
Notes: Description based on print version record.
Summary note: 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.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [455]-475) and index.
Added author: OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
Available in other form: Bryson, Bill. At home. 1st U.S. ed.
ISBN: 9780385533591 (electronic bk. : Adobe EPUB)
0385533594 (electronic bk. : Adobe EPUB)
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