introducing the 17 rooms theory

The New Pretty Village, from Lithographed Paper Toys, Books & Games 1880-1915, Judith Anderson Drawe & Kathleen Bridge Greenstein, Schiffer 2000.

I have been told that I am like a house with 17 rooms and that I retreat to these different rooms continually. I plan to make a paper house describing each of the spaces… and perhaps a navigational map for confused onlookers.