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Author Ryan, Deborah S., author.

Title Ideal homes, 1918-39 : domestic design and suburban modernism / Deborah Sugg Ryan.

Published Manchester : Manchester University Press, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xvii, 246 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color.
Series Studies in design & material culture
Studies in design and material culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references [pages 214-232] and index.
Contents 1. The interwar house: ideal homes and domestic design -- 2. Suburban: class, gender and home ownership -- 3. Modernisms: 'good design' and 'bad design' -- 4. Efficiency: labour-saving and the professional housewife -- 5. Nostalgia: the Tudorbethan semi and the detritus of Empire -- 6. Afterword: modernising the interwar ideal home.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. New York Available via World Wide Web.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Other author JSTOR (Organization)
Subject Interior decoration -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Local series JSTOR
ISBN 9781526126566 (electronic book)
1526126567 (electronic book)

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