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Home by Witold Rybczynski

Home

  • Paperback $16.00

    Jul 07, 1987 | 272 Pages

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Praise

“Here is a book that will change thew ay you look at your house or apartment—for the better.”
People

“Rybczynski’s style is as loose and, yes, as comfortable as a down-filled comforter.”
The Christian Science Monitor

“Sensible and stylish”
Newsweek

“It’s a bracing, irreverent, worldly wise book.”
Cleveland Plain Dealer

Home is serious, historically minded, and exquisitely readable. It is a triumph of intelligence.”
The New Yorker

Table Of Contents

Home Foreword
Chapter One: Nostalgia
*Two: Intimacy and Privacy
*Three: Domesticity
*Four: Commodity and Delight
*Five: Ease
*Six: Light and Air
*Seven: Efficiency
*Eight: Style and Substance
*Nine: Austerity
*Ten: Comfort and Well-Being
Notes
Index

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