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The Living American House

Vintage Rescue

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The Living American House
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The Living American House
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The Living American House
The Living American House
The Living American House

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Product Information

Vintage; 1980s
Very Good; d/j wear, some fading and dent on cover
9.5" L x 6.5" W

Why We Love This

The Living American House: The 350 Year Story of a Home, an Ecological History, by George Ordish. New York: William Morrow Co., 1981. First Edition. 320 pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Examines all the creatures, from human to insect, that inhabited an American house from 1633, when it was built by an English colonist, to 1980, when it became a country restaurant. Illustrated by Clarke Hutton.
As described by Vintage Rescue

About Vintage Rescue

Hope Berschler of Vintage Rescue has been rescuing eclectic 20th-century household treasures for more than two decades and delights in putting them back into circulation. She has an affinity for vintage books and ephemera, not only for their stories, but for their design, cultural references and yes, their covers. Curated especially for One Kings Lane, the items offered here are ready for you to rescue and use for vintage home decor and gifting.