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Anna Simon
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About This Guide

This guide is for researchers and students of material culture and architecture, theater set designers, fiction writers seeking ambiance, DIY house restorers, and anyone else interested in setting an interior scene. These resources listed on this guide are predominantly available at the Kohler Art Library, UW-Madison.


The Architecture of American Houses by Pop Chart Lab


Owen Jones' Grammar of Ornament

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Alexander Speltz' Styles of Ornament

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