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Old English homes

Stephen Thompson

Old English homes

a summer"s sketch-book.

by Stephen Thompson

  • 214 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by S. Low, Marston, Low and Searle in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Historic buildings -- England

    • Edition Notes

      The plates are mounted photos.

      StatementBy Stephen Thompson. The illustrations by the author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA660 .T47
      The Physical Object
      Pagination4 p.l., [vii]-viii, 215, [1] p.
      Number of Pages215
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6908411M
      LC Control Number01020866
      OCLC/WorldCa4221165

      The smaller back parlor in most Victorian homes, include this one, serves as the recreation and dining room. In this small space, the entire family assembles for games, conversation, music, and meals. Kitchen. The kitchen is the control center of any home from the Victorian s. Here, food is prepared and important household business is. Free book downloads for English language learners We offer a fantastic selection of free book downloads in PDF format to help improve your English reading, grammar and vocabulary. Our printable books also include fun quizzes and interesting facts about British culture.

      Old English Homes, Inc. is a Georgia Domestic Profit Corporation filed on The company's filing status is listed as Dissolved and its File Number is The Registered Agent on file for this company is Amanda Reeves and is located at Hwy 92 Suite , Woodstock, GA Location: Georgia (GA).   A home library or study is the ideal place to house a sleeper sofa for the occasional guest. Designer Leta Palatino-Ash used a neutral color palette with rich accent hues and warm wood furnishings. Surrounding the sofa are shelves and shelves of books to make guests feel cozy, comfortable and instantly at home.

      Period Details. English country decorating features plenty of accessories and period details, such as beamed ceilings, wainscoting, and wood , candles, and traditional chandeliers are used rather than recessed lighting. Most homes have a fireplace, and a large family portrait is commonly hung over the mantle or prominently displayed on a wall. Buy Glimpses of Old English Homes by Elizabeth Balch online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 5 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $15 - $


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