We are OPEN on Memorial Day (5/27) but will CLOSE EARLY at 7PM. We hope to see you then!

Ideal Homes: Uncovering the History and Design of the Interwar House

Ideal Homes: Uncovering the History and Design of the Interwar House cover

Ideal Homes: Uncovering the History and Design of the Interwar House

$ 22.95
Add to Wish List
Out of Stock In Store

Ideal homes investigates the tastes and aspirations of the suburban communities that emerged in Britain after the First World War. It explores how new class and gender identities were forged through the architecture and decoration of the home. This edition includes a chapter on researching the history of your own house.

Deborah Sugg Ryan is a historian, author and contributor for BBC Two's A House Through Time. A former V&A curator, she is a specialist in the history of housing, interiors, products and everyday life and has appeared on BBC Two's Inside the Factory, Business Boomers; More 4's David Jason's History of British Inventions and Channel 4's No 57: The Story of a House, Heaven, Hell or Suburbia. Deborah is Professor of Design History and Theory at University of Portsmouth and a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society.

ISBN: 9781526150677

ISBN-10: 9781526150677

Publisher: Manchester University Press

Publication Date: 04/01/2020 - 12:00am

On Sale: 06/16/2020 - 12:00am

Pages: 360

Language: English

Categories

History - Modern (Late 19th Century to 1945)

Europe - Great Britain - 20th Century

Entertainment & Performing Arts