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10 edition of Entertaining in the Victorian style found in the catalog.

Entertaining in the Victorian style

refreshments, settings, events

by Marilyn Hansen

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Dutton Studio Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Entertaining,
  • Cookery, American,
  • Victoriana in interior decoration

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-155) and indexes.

    StatementMarilyn Hansen
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX731 .H258 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 p. :
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1895863M
    ISBN 100525249133
    LC Control Number90080861
    OCLC/WorldCa22601214

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    Soiree: Entertaining with Style Written by Danielle Rollins. A preeminent hostess and tastemaker invites you to the most chic at-home parties, with detailed descriptions for invitations, flowers, table settings, linens, and more than eighty original recipes. Victorian house plans are ornate with towers, turrets, verandas and multiple rooms for different functions often in expressively worked wood or stone or a combination of both. Our Victorian home plans recall the late 19th century Victorian era of house building, which was .

    A4 Personalised, Wedding Guest Book, Album, Scrapbook, Engagement, Photo Book, Vintage/Victorian Style, Custom Printed, Handmade, Gift MadeByCraig . In the special exhibition Making the Modern Picture Book: Children’s Books from the Victorian Era (on view at the Legion of Honor through June 17), the intimate art of 19th-century story telling is revealed. England at this time was undergoing a formative period in the design, production, and marketing of children’s books, which were often gifted as rewards or prizes, and.


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