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Creator:
Wedd, Kit.
Title(s):

The Victorian Society book of the Victorian house / Kit Wedd.

Additional Title(s):

Victorian house

Edition:
paperback edition.
Published/Created:
London : Aurum Press Limited, 2007.
Physical Description:
272 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Holdings:
Reference Library
NA967.5.V53 W44 2007 (LC) Oversize
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-263) and index.
Subject Terms:
Architecture, Domestic -- Conservation and restoration -- Great Britain.
Architecture, Domestic -- Conservation and restoration.
Architecture, Domestic -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Architecture, Victorian -- Great Britain.
Architecture, Victorian.
Great Britain.
Interior decoration -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Contributors:
Victorian Society.
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  • Part 1. The House. An age of building ; The Victorian house ; Living in the Victorian house
  • Part 2. Structure and materials. Brick and terracotta ; Stone ; Render, stucco and tile-hanging ; Roofs ; Carpentry and joinery ; Windows ; Doors ; Ironwork ; Conservatories and extensions
  • Part 3. Services. Fireplaces and chimneys ; Lighting ; Kitchens ; Bathrooms
  • Part 4. Interior decoration. Plain and decorative plaster ; Decorative tiles ; Paint colours and finishes ; Wallcoverings ; Curtains and blinds ; Floorcoverings.