Where Queen Elizabeth Slept & What the Butler Saw: A Treasury of Historical Terms from the Sixteenth Century to the Present.
A great resource for history buffs, this historical trivia book gets into details. "What was a chesterfield for, or a Claude glass, and how did a clock jack improve your dinner? Why were the windows of Chatsworth gilded on the outside?" Find the answers to all the questions you did not know you had. Like New. St. Martin's Press. Hb, Dj. 1996. USED. $7.00