Author(s): Miranda Harrison
Features a collection of weird and wonderful interiors in England. This title includes private houses, museums, restaurants, and pubs. It presents interiors that feature a diverse assemblage of traditions and tastes from different corners of the world. It reflects the historical make-up of British society.
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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS/CREDITS.INTRODUCTION.I: ECCENTRIC ENTERTAINMENT. Introduction. Il Bordello, Bristol, Somerset. Loungelover, Shoreditch, London. Crab & Lobster/Crab Manor Hotel, Thirsk, North Yorkshire. Strawberry Hill, Twickenham, Middlesex.Simon Drake's House of Magic, London. The Bath House, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire. Yew Tree Inn, Cauldon, Staffordshire. Rules Restaurant & Private Rooms, Covent Garden, London.II: HISTORICAL ORIGINALITY. Introduction. Southside House, Wimbledon, London. Charleston, Lewes, East Sussex. The Gothic Temple, Stowe, Buckinghamshire.Dennis Severs' House, Spitalfields, London. Beckford's Tower & Museum, Bath, Somerset. Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum, Bournemouth, Dorset. Capesthorne Hall, Macclesfield, Cheshire. Minterne House, Dorchester, Dorset.III: CONTEMPORARY PASSIONS. Introduction. 43 South Molton Street, Mayfair, London. Three Ways House Hotel, Chipping Camden, Gloucestershire.Old Railway Station, Petworth, West Sussex. Courthouse Hotel Kempinski, Soho, London.The Deco/Northampton Jesus Centre, Northampton. Richard Adams' House, Chelsea, London. Great John Street Hotel, Manchester.Julie Arkell's House, Islington, London.STYLE GUIDE.FURTHER READING.