The invention of comfort: sensibilities & design in early modern Britain & early America
"How did our modern ideas of physical comfort originate? As John E. Crowley demonstrates in The Invention of Comfort, changes in the technology of comfort depended on a fashion-conscious public's being made to feel discomfort with surroundings that they had previously perceived as function...
|Main Author:||Crowley, John E., 1943-|
Baltimore, Md. :
Johns Hopkins University Press,
Johns Hopkins pbk. ed.