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At Home: A Short History of Private Life

At Home: A Short History of Private Life

“Houses aren’t refuges from history. They are where history ends up.”

Introduction

Chapter 1: The Year

Chapter 2: The Setting

Chapter 3: The Hall

Chapter 4: The Kitchen

Chapter 5: The Scullery and Larder

Chapter 6: The Fusebox

Chapter 7: The Drawing Room

Chapter 8: The Dining Room

Chapter 9: The Cellar

Chapter 10: The Passage

Chapter 11: The Study

Chapter 12: The Garden

Chapter 13: The Plum Room

Chapter 14: The Stairs

Chapter 15: The Bedroom

Chapter 16: The Bathroom

Chapter 17: The Dressing Room

Chapter 18: The Nursery

Chapter 19: The Attic

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