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Author Rybczynski, Witold, author.

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

Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2016.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    749.3209 RYB    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 242 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.
Subject Chairs -- History.
Sitting customs -- History.
ISBN 9780374223212 (hardback)
0374223211 (hardback)

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