There are not many examples of the successful decoration of the long narrow rooms that most of us live with in the real world.
Here are a selection of narrow and longish rooms, from my own decorating books. Enjoy.
Nina Campbell's Decorating Secrets. Text by Helen Chislett. 2000, McArthur & Company, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. photography by Jan Baldwin.
The House & Garden Book of Classic Rooms by Robert Harling, Leonie Highton, John Bridges. 1991, Conde Nast Publications Ltd. Photography by Fritz von der Schulenberg.