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British stuff : life in Britain through 101 everyday objects

Author: Geoff Hall; Kamila Kasperowicz
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, UK : Summersdale Publishers Ltd, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"Through the everyday objects that are part of the fabric of conetmporary life in the UK, this fascinating full-color photographic compendium introduces Britain in a new way. Containing a wealth of iconic British design staples as well as the treasures of everyday life - from the Mini and the Anglepoise lamp to M&S underwear and the Argos catalog - this guide is a must-have for anyone who wants to understand British  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoff Hall; Kamila Kasperowicz
ISBN: 9781849533683 1849533687
OCLC Number: 820110688
Description: 172 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Food and drink --
Clothing --
At home --
Transport and travel --
Sport and leisure --
Out and about.
Responsibility: Geoff Hall and Kamila Kasperowicz.

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This fascinating full-colour photographic compendium invites you to discover Britain through the everyday objects that are part of contemporary life in the UK. From the Mini and the Anglepoise lamp  Read more...

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'British Stuff justifies the space most of these objects have in our homes by tracing their part in social traditions.' The Good Book Guide 'As informative as it is affectionate.' Best of British

 
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