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Product Description: This is the frank and honest story of the Thornton family and their confectionery business. It's the story of the building of one of Britain's premier brands by a family that was frequently at war: the battles of generations and sibling rivalry...read more

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9780955767036 | Tomahawk Pr, December 1, 2009, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This is the frank and honest story of the Thornton family and their confectionery business.

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Product Description: Elizabeth, Countess of Shrewsbury, more famously known as Bess of Hardwick, was born around 1527 and became one of the most influential women of the age. Bess was a great builder, starting in the 1550s with her house at Chatsworth and culminating some 40 years later with the New Hall at Hardwick...read more
By Santina M. Levey (editor), Satina Levey and Peter Thornton (editor)

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9780707803296 | Natl Trust, October 1, 2002, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Elizabeth, Countess of Shrewsbury, more famously known as Bess of Hardwick, was born around 1527 and became one of the most influential women of the age.

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Product Description: “A compendium of domestic interiors from 1620 to 1920....This indulgence-of-a-book is one you’ll hoard and pore over for weeks....From New York to France to Denmark and Poland... paintings, diagrams and sketches illustrate the arrangement of furniture, prominent architectural details, favorite loose furnishings and prevailing moods of each design era...read more

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9780517103289 | Crescent Books, September 1, 1993, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: A sumptuously illustrated interior design book covers six fifty-year periods, portraying all manner of houses around the world--ranging from the homes of aristocrats and artists to those of the bourgeoisie--and including 299 black-and-white illustrations.
9780670820719 | Reprint edition (Viking Pr, June 1, 1987), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: A sumptuously illustrated interior design book covers six fifty-year periods, portraying all manner of houses around the world--ranging from the homes of aristocrats and artists to those of the bourgeoisie--and including 299 black-and-white illustrations.

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9781841881096, titled "Authentic Decor: The Domestic Interior 1620-1920" | Seven Dials, May 1, 2001, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: “A compendium of domestic interiors from 1620 to 1920.

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Product Description: This is a survey of four centuries of European design history, examining the character of design and highlighting the names of key innovators. The book covers the period from the High Renaissance in Italy to the beginnings of the modern period in the 1870s. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780810933408 | Harry N Abrams Inc, September 1, 1998, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This is a survey of four centuries of European design history, examining the character of design and highlighting the names of key innovators.

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Product Description: When Sir John Soane's house in Lincoln's Inn Fields was presented to the nation as a museum in 1837, it contained a remarkable collection of objects and works of art which had been amassed over his lifetime from his travels and his friends and contacts...read more

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9781856690157, titled "Miscellany of Objects from Sir John Soane's Museum" | Laurence King Pub, May 1, 1992, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: When Sir John Soane's house in Lincoln's Inn Fields was presented to the nation as a museum in 1837, it contained a remarkable collection of objects and works of art which had been amassed over his lifetime from his travels and his friends and contacts.

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Product Description: Book by Thornton, Peter

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9780810934597 | Harry N Abrams Inc, October 1, 1991, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Book by Thornton, Peter

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On the morning of her birthday, Helen--with the help of her curious kitten--follows a series of clues from door to door and finds a special birthday surprise
By Eve Merriam and Peter Thornton (illustrator)

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9780688061937 | William Morrow & Co, August 1, 1986, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: On her birthday Helen follows messages that lead her all over the house and eventually to a special surprise.

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Product Description: From Contents: France Aristocratic Fashion; Spread of French Ideal; Architectural Framework; Upholsterer's Task; Upholsterer's Materials; Upholsterer's Furnishing; Beds, Cloths of Estate and Couches; Upholstered Seat-furniture; Tables and Cup-boards; Other Furniture and Decorative Features; Lighting; Specific Rooms and Decoration...read more

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9780300027761 | Yale Univ Pr, November 1, 1981, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: From Contents: France Aristocratic Fashion; Spread of French Ideal; Architectural Framework; Upholsterer's Task; Upholsterer's Materials; Upholsterer's Furnishing; Beds, Cloths of Estate and Couches; Upholstered Seat-furniture; Tables and Cup-boards; Other Furniture and Decorative Features; Lighting; Specific Rooms and Decoration.

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