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At home : a short history of private life

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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Bryson (A short history of nearly everything) takes readers on a tour of his house, a rural English parsonage, showing how each room has figured in the evolution of private life.
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Bryson
ISBN: 9780375434310 0375434313
OCLC Number: 496956701
Notes: "Originally published in Great Britain by Doubleday"--Title page verso.
Description: 768 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 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.
Responsibility: Bill Bryson.

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Bryson (A short history of nearly everything) takes readers on a tour of his house, a rural English parsonage, showing how each room has figured in the evolution of private life.

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