A House Unlocked

A House Unlocked

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Lively takes readers on a journey of her familial country house in England, purchased by her grandparents in 1923. As her narrative shifts from room, object to object, she paints a moving portrait of an era of rapid change and of the family that changed with the times.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 139.2 x 210.8 x 16mm | 276.7g
  • Grove Press / Atlantic Monthly Press
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0802140076
  • 9780802140074
  • 496,181

Review quote

"In this beguiling book, Lively describes the contents and customs of the house....By meticulously tracing the provenance of these objects [in the house], she re-creates the life they once furnished."show more

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147 ratings
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4 41% (60)
3 34% (50)
2 9% (13)
1 3% (5)
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