Early American Rooms A Consideration of the Changes in Style between the Arrival of the Mayflower and the Civil War in the Regions Originally Settled by the English and the Dutch. Russell Hawes Kettell.

Early American Rooms A Consideration of the Changes in Style between the Arrival of the Mayflower and the Civil War in the Regions Originally Settled by the English and the Dutch

Portland: Southworth-Anthoensen Press, 1936. First edition. Hardcover. 200 pages. 30.5 x 24 cm. Illustrated by Edna C. Rogers, Nelson Chase, Eva Melady and others. Lovely illustrations in black and white and in color, approximately seventy-five in total depict contemporary rooms. There are also drawings in the text and floor plans. Extensive Index. Rooms that were the social centers rather than bedrooms were chosen as they were more completely decorated and more elaborately furnished. KARPEL B153. "An important book on several counts,..." ROOS 211. Orig. dark gray cloth. Teg. Very good. Item #7800

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