The English Country House: A Grand Tour

The English Country House: A Grand Tour by Gervase Jackson-Stops

Title: The English Country House: A Grand Tour
Author: Gervase Jackson-Stops
ISBN10: 0297786806
ISBN13: 978-0297786801
Publisher: Weidenfeld Nicolson Illustrated (September 12, 1985)
Language: English
Subcategory: Architecture
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Pages: 240 pages
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The English Country House: A Grand Tour by Gervase Jackson-Stops


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Captures the decorative and architectural splendour of country houses all over England. Changing styles are traced and the work of architects such as Inigo Jones, Nicholas Hawksmore and Robert Adams is discussed along with the ornament contained in their creation. Originally published in 1985 by Wiedenfeld & Nicolson.