Showing results by author "Ogden Codman Jr"

Categories

All Categories

1 results
Sort by
    • The Decoration of Houses

    • By: Edith Wharton, Ogden Codman Jr.
    • Narrated by: Grace Conlin
    • Length: 5 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    One of the classic works on interior decoration, Edith Wharton’s The Decoration of Houses offers a comprehensive look at the history and character of turn-of-the-century interior design. Co-written with architect Ogden Codman, Jr., this invaluable reference provides us with numerous keen and practical axioms for house design, such as (1) The better the house, the less need for curtains, and (2) the height of a well-proportioned doorway should be twice its width.

    Regular price: $18.86