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Christopher Fowler
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The effect of needing a small plot of land and a house paid off over a lifetime kept alive a fundamental English concept; that 'an Englishman's home is his castle'. In the 1930s a set of volumes entitled the Arthur Mee Children's Encyclopedia ran an article on 'How To Build A British House', the end photograph showing a man standing on his roof behind actual crenellations, beneath a fluttering…
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