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by Robin Guild,Simon Rigge,Vernon Gibberd,James Mortimer,Ken Kirkwood,Derry Moore

Author: Robin Guild,Simon Rigge,Vernon Gibberd,James Mortimer,Ken Kirkwood,Derry Moore
Subcategory: Architecture
Language: English
Publisher: Sheldrake Press; 3rd edition (June 14, 2002)
Pages: 320 pages
Category: Photo and Art
Rating: 4.7
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Essential for anyone interested in Victorian design and decoration. Patrick Tivy Reno & Decor 2008-05-31).

Essential for anyone interested in Victorian design and decoration. Library Journal The Victorian House Book is a fascinating and essential guide to a rich and varied design age. The book details numerous interior and exterior styles - from the High Victorian and Queen Anne Revival to the Classical and Gothic - and showcases homes from the United States and Great Britain. Full of inspiring ideas and fascinating information.

A comprehensive guide to restoring Victorian houses, which explains the historical background and advises on how to create . He died on 27th August 2006. Country of Publication.

A comprehensive guide to restoring Victorian houses, which explains the historical background and advises on how to create a comfortable modern home while respecting the period architectural detail.

Robin Guild, Simon Rigge, Vernon Gibberd. Written by Robin Guild, one of Britain's most successful interior designers, the book explains how to modernize your house while preserving the original architectural features. More than 500 colour photographs illustrate the creative design ideas.

The Victorian House Book:. has been added to your Basket. This book arrived promptly and is a beautiful book well illustrated and lots of helpful ideas unfortunately page 116 is printed badly and the words are blurd into each other. This is obviously a printing error and not damaged in transit.

The Victorian House Book book. This may be a practical guide to home repair and decoration, but it could be a coffee table book. This is a comprehensive source book and guide to restoring. The pictures are stunning and the amount of detail shown in Victorian houses amazing.

Robin Guild, Vernon Gibberd, Simon Rigge.

Library JournalThe Victorian House Book is a fascinating and essential guide to a rich and varied design ag. He also provides details on how to modernize features to meet the convenience and comfort demands of the 21st-century homeowner.

Written by Robin Guild, one of Britain's most successful interior designers, the book explains how to modernize your house while preserving the original architectural features.

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The new edition of The Victorian House Book, the fourth, has been fully revised and brought up to date, with additional text and a re-organized technical chapter. Written by Robin Guild, one of Britain's most successful interior designers, the book explains how to modernize your house while preserving the original architectural features. It takes you through every room, describing all the fixtures and fittings, and helps you decide which jobs to do and in what order to do them. More than 500 colour photographs illustrate the creative design ideas. The detailed practical guidance is broken down into 57 topics covering all aspects of alteration, conversion and decoration, supported by 1,500 specially commissioned line drawings. A comprehensive directory lists the names and addresses of manufacturers and suppliers across the country. "The Victorian House Book" reveals how to make the most of a building by working with the architecture, not against it.