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The Small House in Eighteenth-Century London

by Peter Guillery

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Published by Paul Mellon Centre BA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Residential buildings, domestic buildings,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Architecture,
  • Home Improvement / Construction,
  • London, Greater London,
  • Design & Construction,
  • Europe - Great Britain - Scotland,
  • General,
  • House & Home / Design & Construction,
  • Study & Teaching,
  • 18th century,
  • Architecture, Domestic,
  • Dwellings,
  • England,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • London,
  • Vernacular architecture,
  • Working class

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10318965M
    ISBN 100300102380
    ISBN 109780300102383

      John Dunton, the London bookseller, held book auctions at the back of Dick’s in The small premises at the back served as a printing house for a number of different booksellers in the first half of the eighteenth century. Dean Mahomet, The Travels of Dean Mahomet: An Eighteenth Century Journey Through India () Can be in 18th C list; V. S. Naipaul, A House for Mr. Biswas () Ben Okri, The Famished Road () Raja Rao, Kanthapura; Jean Rhys, Wide Sargasso Sea () Arundhati Roy, The God of Small Things () and The Algebra of Infinite Justice ().

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    In the 17th and 18th Century it was fashionable for women to have small waists, achieved with the help of a corset, and, in contrast, a wide skirt, achieved with the help of a bum roll Many herbs were used in the eighteenth century for cooking and also medicinal purposes. Here are some uses for some of the more common 18th century herbs. A Carlton House desk is a specific antique desk form within the more general bureau à gradin form. This form of desk is supposed to have been designed in the 18th century for the Prince of Wales (who later became George IV) by George is named after Carlton House, which was at the time the London residence of the Prince, and sometimes is also known as a Carlton House writing table.


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