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The homes of our ancestors : as shown in the American wing of the Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York, from the beginnings of New England through the early days of the republic ; exhibiting the development of the arts of interior architecture and house decoration, the arts of cabinetmaking, silversmithing, etc., especial emphasis being laid upon the point that our early craftsmen evolved from the fashions of the Old world a style of their own ; with an account of the social conditions surrounding the life of the original owners of the various rooms

Author: R T Haines Halsey; Elizabeth Tower
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Printed by Doubleday, Doran, & Co., 1935, ©1925.
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Halsey, R.T. Haines (Richard Townley Haines), 1865-1942.
Homes of our ancestors.
Garden City, N.Y. : Printed by Doubleday, Doran, & Co., 1934
(OCoLC)610150458
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R T Haines Halsey; Elizabeth Tower
OCLC Number: 2638018
Description: xxvi, 302 pages : color frontispiece, illustrations, plates (some color), portraits maps, facsimiles ; 26 cm
Responsibility: by R.T.H. Halsey and Elizabeth Tower ; illustrated with many elegant plates.

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