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Byam Shaw, Ros.

Old house new home : stylish modern living in a period setting / Ros Byam Shaw ; with photography by Christopher Drake. - New York : Ryland Peters & Small, c2005. - 192 pages

How do you show off the best features of a home built for another age, while adapting it for modern living? In this book, Ros Byam Shaw looks at the many different ways we can furnish and arrange and old building to suit today's needs.

Period piece -- Cupboard love -- Careful owner -- Art deco glamour -- Beside the seaside -- Period piece furniture & lighting -- Period piece fabrics & finishing touches -- Urban chic -- Patchwork palace -- Baby grand -- Living in the middle -- Classic single -- Getting things in proportion -- Urban oasis -- Urban chic furniture & lighting -- Urban chic fabrics & finishing touches -- Rustic -- Oak-framed elegance -- Stone aged -- In the frame -- Written in stone -- Rustic furniture & lighting -- Rustic fabrics & finishing touches -- Recycled spaces -- Back to the classroom -- Hat trick -- Dairy made -- Bay living -- Shoe shine -- Homework -- Recycled spaces furniture & lighting -- Recycled spaces fabrics & finishing touches -- Country house -- Farmhouse chic -- Organic conversion -- Country fashion -- Inconspicuous consumption -- Making your mark -- Country house furniture & lighting -- Country house fabrics & finishing touches -- Directory.

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