The House library

Our collection of 18th and 19th century texts, and contemporary works on architecture, design, construction, and history.
Focused principally on the Georgian and Victorian eras, the library contains texts on architecture, construction, interior design, and social, political, and economic history. The collection includes original works from the 18th and 19th centuries, contemporary material from established publishing houses, and self published pamphlets such as the Town House Times, our friends' newsletter.

Title Authorsort descending Categories
House 2012: Brighton & Hove 5-27 May Brighton Festival - 2012, House - 2012
Breezy Brighton Brighton - illustrated history
W.F. Turk Antique clocks: sales and repair [brochure] Sales cataolgues
The Wordsworth Thesaurus Thesaurus
World Architecture: an illustrated history Architecture
Normanby Park: Guide to hall, gardens, park and farming museum Normanby Hall Country Park
Concise English dictionary Dictionaries - English language
Conservation areas in Hove & Brighton: a residents guide Brighton - Conservation areas, Hove - Conservation areas
Scenes by the Smythes: An exhibition of the work of the Suffolk artists, E.R. Smythe (1810-1899) and Thomas Smythe (1825-1906) [held] 20th May – 6th June 1986 Artists - Britain, Smythe ER 1810-1899, Smythe Thomas 1825-1906
Artists Open Houses: Brighton and Hove Artists Open House
David Austen / Adrian Paci leaflet Austen David 1960-, Artists - Britain
The Foundry Street event: Brighton & Hove Open Door 2008, programme pt 2 Brighton, North Laine
Painting, passion and politics: Masterpieces from the Walpole Collection on loan from the State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg Art - Walpole Collection, State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg
David Austen exhibition held at Milton Keynes Gallery Austen David 1960-, Artists - Britain
Decorex International Exhibition catalogue, Interiors - Decoration
The Georgian City of Bath: places of interest, museums and galleries, how to get around Bath, Maps and Guides
Life during the Industrial Revolution Industrial Revolution
Sussex Cigar Stores Sales - catalogue
Parsons, Son and Basley 1825-1975 Estate agents, Brighton, History
The Keep: a new historical resource centre for East Sussex and Brighton & Hove Buildings, Brighton, Hove

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