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11 edition of The House on the Klong found in the catalog.

The House on the Klong

the Bangkok home and Asian art collection of James Thompson.

by Brian Brake

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Published by Walker/Weatherhill in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bangkok (Thailand),
  • Thailand.,
  • Thailand,
  • Bangkok.
    • Subjects:
    • Thompson, James Harrison Wilson, b. 1906 -- Art collections,
    • 6 Soi Kasemsan II (Bangkok, Thailand),
    • Art, Thai,
    • Art, Buddhist -- Thailand,
    • Art, Southeast Asian,
    • Art -- Private collections -- Thailand -- Bangkok,
    • Bangkok (Thailand) -- Buildings, structures, etc

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPhotos.: Brian Brake. Text: William Warren.
      ContributionsWarren, William, 1930-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN8193.T5 B7 1969
      The Physical Object
      Pagination87 p. (chiefly illus. (part col.), plan, ports.)
      Number of Pages87
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5612687M
      LC Control Number68020640


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In honor of his memory and his unique aesthetic sense, Jim Thompson’s first collection of wallpaper has been named House on the Klong.

Visitors to his house, now a private museum open to the public, never cease to be impressed by the warm, welcoming atmosphere Jim Thompson created when he assembled a series of antique Thai houses in his own individual style.

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The House on the Klong is now a museum. The book is in excellent condition, although there is very slight yellowing of some pages. A fascinating catalogue of treasures.

PLU: 0 Author(s): William Warren Condition: Used: very good Dimensions: 10vo Edition: First Edition, Sixth Printing Format: Hardback.

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