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Wilhide, Elizabeth

Overview
Works: 167 works in 767 publications in 9 languages and 18,106 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical fiction  Biography  Romance fiction  Handbooks and manuals  Pictorial works  Drawings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Publishing director, Creator, Other, Redactor, joi, zxx
Classifications: PS3623.I5444, 747
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Wilhide
Ashenden : [a novel] by Elizabeth Wilhide( Book )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brother and sister Charlie and Ros discover that they have inherited Ashenden, a beautiful eighteenth-century house that is set in acres of English countryside and in need of serious repair. Now they must decide: do they try to keep it in the family or will they have to sell it? Moving back in time, in an adroitly interwoven narrative spanning two and a half centuries, we meet those who have built the house, lived in it, worked in it, loved it, and those who would subvert it to their own ends
William Morris : decor and design by Elizabeth Wilhide( Book )

24 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Morris - one of the most influential designers of the 19th century and an important figure in the Arts and Crafts movement - revisited in this inspirational interior design guide. Rich natural colours, liquid floral patterns, light airy rooms and simple wooden furniture are all radical principles of the Arts and Crafts movement, and are also the fundamentals of most modern decor. There has never been a better time for introducing Morris designs into the home. Illustrated with a wide range of historical and contemporary decorative schemes, this practical and inspirational guide suggests simple and cost-effective ways of creating an interior decor that aspires to purity, colour and craftsmanship, as defined by William Morris. Chapters provide information on pattern-matching, wall and window treatments, floor coverings, tiles and furnishings, so that a 'Morris style' can be extended to whatever degree of authenticity desired. A comprehensive suppliers' list details where to buy Morris and Co. fabrics and wallpapers, and Arts and Crafts furnishings, while an illustrated glossary containing sixty of the best-known designs allows for easy pattern selection and identification
The ultimate house book by Terence Conran( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and German and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new book for a new century. This is the only book that you will need to plan, design and decorate your home whether you are buying your first, apartment or moving your family into a restored Brownstone. It is designed specifically to adhere to the demands of a modern lifestyle so the versatility and flexibility of space are central to its philosophy. The Ultimate House Book is a comprehensive compendium providing everything you need to know from buying to building, improving to decorating, furnishing to fitting out. Combining inspiration with practical advice, in-depth case studies with hundreds of illustrated examples, this is the bible for modern living spaces, their design and the way in which we use them
The Mackintosh style : design and decor by Elizabeth Wilhide( Book )

31 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by nature, fired by the ideals of the Arts and Crafts movement, rooted in the vernacular traditions of his native region, Mackintosh's genius was to forge an entirely new style for a new age. Radical but intensely personal, his architecture, interiors and furnishings retain all their essential vigour nearly a century after they were first conceived. Here, Elizabeth Wilhide considers Mackintosh's sensitive handling of colour, robust use of materials and graphic approach to form
Terence Conran's kitchen book : a comprehensive source book and guide to planning, fitting and equipping your kitchen by Terence Conran( Book )

19 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

400 full-color photographs and 26 full-color plans and drawings
Laura Ashley windows by Elizabeth Wilhide( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A perspective on window decoration with ideas on different styles
Tricia Guild on color : decoration furnishing, display by Tricia Guild( Book )

22 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Color is the single most powerful element in decoration; its ability to transform surroundings and to excite a variety of responses is second to none. This book is a celebration of color in interior design, a richly inspiring source book of design ideas and solutions. -- book jacket
Sir Edwin Lutyens : designing in the English tradition by Elizabeth Wilhide( Book )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Illustrated throughout with specially commissioned and archival photographs of intact or restored interiors and gardens, original designs for furniture, and contemporary reinterpretations of the Lutyens style."--Jacket
Period style by Mary Gilliatt( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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If I could tell you by Elizabeth Wilhide( Book )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kristin Hannah's The Nightingale meets Anna Karenina, a vivid and captivating novel of love, war, and the resilience of one woman's spirit ... England, 1939: Julia Compton has a beautifully well-ordered life. Once a promising pianist, she now has a handsome husband, a young son she adores, and a housekeeper who takes care of her comfortable home. Then, on the eve of war, a film crew arrives in her coastal town. She falls in love. The consequences are devastating. Penniless, denied access to her son, and completely unequipped to fend for herself, she finds herself adrift in wartime London with her lover, documentary filmmaker Dougie Birdsall. While Dougie seeks truth wherever he can find it, Julia finds herself lost. As the German invasion looms and bombs rain down on the city, she faces a choice--succumb to her fate, or fight to forge a new identity in the heat of war"--
Small spaces : maximizing limited spaces for living by Elizabeth Wilhide( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers design strategies for those living in a small house, condo, or apartment, and shares advice on how to create a luxurious and efficient living environment that takes full advantage of available space
Eco : an essential sourcebook for environmentally friendly design and decoration by Elizabeth Wilhide( Book )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates how every individual can make a difference to the health of our planet by incorporating environmentally friendly design, decoration and strategies for living, in their home. It provides the most up-to-date information on eco sound materials, technology and products
Traditional country style : inspirational ideas and practical tips for every room by Elizabeth Wilhide( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspirational ideas and practical tips for every room
Lighting : a design source book by Elizabeth Wilhide( Book )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Light your home by Elizabeth Wilhide( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and German and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conran's stylish interiors by Elizabeth Wilhide( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terence Conran on design by Terence Conran( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated with 329 full color and 70 black and white photographs representing all the important moments in modern design, Conran on Design is a superb visual sourcebook that will provide inspiration for art students, designers, architects and all those who appreciate the value of good design in this increasingly design-aware age
Scandinavian home : a comprehensive guide to mid-century modern Scandinavian designers by Elizabeth Wilhide( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A collector's guide to the classic products of Scandinavian modern design, advice on how to put the look together using the design trademarks of the movement, an exploration of some of the most unique and interesting homes across the world that have interpreted the Scandinavian aesthetic for contemporary living"--Page 4 of cover
Natural decorating : sophisticated simplicity with natural materials by Elizabeth Wilhide( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flooring : the essential source book for planning, selecting, and restoring floors by Elizabeth Wilhide( Book )

8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The ultimate house book
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Wilhide Elisabeth

Wilhide, Elizabeth

וילהיד, אליזבת

윌하이드, 리자베스

ウィルハイド, エリザベス

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The ultimate house bookThe Mackintosh style : design and decorTricia Guild on color : decoration furnishing, displaySir Edwin Lutyens : designing in the English traditionSmall spaces : maximizing limited spaces for livingEco : an essential sourcebook for environmentally friendly design and decorationTraditional country style : inspirational ideas and practical tips for every roomLighting : a design source book