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Title:
Lasting elegance : English country houses, 1830-1900
Author:
Hall, Michael.
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Publication Information:
New York : Monacelli Press, [2009]

©2009
Physical Description:
192 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 32 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
I. 1837-1850. Revolution and reaction. Harlaxton Manor, Lincolnshire -- Highclere Castle, Hampshire -- Scarisbrick Hall, Lancashire -- Wrest Park, Bedfordshire -- II. 1850-1860. Battle of the Styles. Alnwick Castle, Northumberland -- Shrubland Park, Suffolk -- Sandon Hall, Staffordshire -- Flintham Hall, Nottinghamshire -- Milton Ernest Hall, Bedfordshire -- III. 1860-1870. Lords of creation. Bishops Court, Devon -- Brodsworth Hall, Yorkshire -- Thoresby Hall, Nottinghamshire -- Cardiff Castle, Glamorganshire -- Madresfield, Worcestershire -- Tyntesfield, Somerset -- IV. 1870-1880. Christian duty. Carlton Towers, Yorkshire -- Cragside, Northumberland -- Eaton Hall, Cheshire -- Longleat House, Wiltshire -- V. 1880 to 1890. From idyll to elegy -- The Chanter's House, Devon -- Hewell Grange, Worcestershire -- Stokesay Court, Shopshire -- Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire -- VI. 1890-1901. Seductive images -- Old Place, Llindfield, Sussex -- Avon Tyrrell, Hampshire -- Standen, Sussex -- Wood House, Essex -- Arundel Castle, Sussex.
Added Uniform Title:
Country life (London, England)
ISBN:
9781580932561
Format :
Book

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