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The Resource Now I sit me down : from klismos to plastic chair : a natural history, Witold Rybczynski

Now I sit me down : from klismos to plastic chair : a natural history, Witold Rybczynski

Label
Now I sit me down : from klismos to plastic chair : a natural history
Title
Now I sit me down
Title remainder
from klismos to plastic chair : a natural history
Statement of responsibility
Witold Rybczynski
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In the hands of one of our best writers on architectures and design, a history of chairs becomes a revealing history of design and leisure, and ultimately of how we see ourselves"--
Summary
"In the hands of one of our best writers on architectures and design, a history of chairs becomes a revealing history of design and leisure, and ultimately of how we see ourselves."--Provided by publisher
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10526808
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
749/.3209
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NK2715
LC item number
.R93 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
from klismos to plastic chair : a natural history
Label
Now I sit me down : from klismos to plastic chair : a natural history, Witold Rybczynski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [221]-227) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A tool for sitting -- If you sit on it, can it still be art? -- Sitting up -- A chair on the side -- A golden age -- Sack-backs and rockers -- The Henry Ford of chairs -- By design -- Great Dane -- Fold and knockdown, Swing and roll -- Human engineering -- Our time
Control code
20813862
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780374223212
Lccn
2015041604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn919105882
  • (OCoLC)919105882
Label
Now I sit me down : from klismos to plastic chair : a natural history, Witold Rybczynski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [221]-227) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A tool for sitting -- If you sit on it, can it still be art? -- Sitting up -- A chair on the side -- A golden age -- Sack-backs and rockers -- The Henry Ford of chairs -- By design -- Great Dane -- Fold and knockdown, Swing and roll -- Human engineering -- Our time
Control code
20813862
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780374223212
Lccn
2015041604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn919105882
  • (OCoLC)919105882

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