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LANE, Terence; SEARLE, Jessie

Australians at home : a documentary history of Australian domestic interiors from 1788 to 1914 (signed copy)

$400.00 AUD

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Melbourne : Oxford University Press, 1990. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 449, extensively illustrated, a fine copy. Signed by Terence Lane and Jessie Serle on the half-title. 

“This study of Australian home interiors surveys the decoration, arrangement, and use of domestic interiors from the time the Europeans settled at Sydney Cove in the eighteenth century until 1914. Richly illustrated with over 500 contemporary pictures, Australians at Home provides a comprehensive account of a variety of home interiors ranging from tree houses to tents, from bark huts to mansions.”