The Resource Now I sit me down : from klismos to plastic chair : a natural history, Witold Rybczynski

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

Label
Now I sit me down : from klismos to plastic chair : a natural history
Title
Now I sit me down
Title remainder
from klismos to plastic chair : a natural history
Statement of responsibility
Witold Rybczynski
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In the hands of one of our best writers on architectures and design, a history of chairs becomes a revealing history of design and leisure, and ultimately of how we see ourselves"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rybczynski, Witold
Dewey number
749/.3209
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NK2715
LC item number
.R93 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chairs
  • Sitting customs
  • ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • Chairs
  • Sitting customs
Label
Now I sit me down : from klismos to plastic chair : a natural history, Witold Rybczynski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780374223212
Lccn
2015041604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)919105882
  • 676881
  • (OCoLC)ocn919105882
  • 676881
Label
Now I sit me down : from klismos to plastic chair : a natural history, Witold Rybczynski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780374223212
Lccn
2015041604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)919105882
  • 676881
  • (OCoLC)ocn919105882
  • 676881

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