At home : a short history of private life
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New York : Doubleday, c2010.
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497 pages : ill. ; 25 cm.
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Bryson takes readers on a tour of his house, a rural English parsonage, showing how each room has figured in the evolution of private life.

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Floor plans on end papers.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [455]-475) and index.
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Bryson takes readers on a tour of his house, a rural English parsonage, showing how each room has figured in the evolution of private life.
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