London: Country Life, Hamlyn Publishing, 1970. Cloth. Very Good. Item #013613
Green cloth. No jacket. Folio. 303 pp. Black and white photos throughout. A history of the architecture and architectural style developed from 1685 to 1715 in England, loosely defined as Baroque, and focusing on the English country house. This includes detailed descriptions of many houses, a look at the provincial and national architects at the time, etc. With descriptions of Winslow Hall, Boughton House, Dyrham Park, Kimbolton Castle, Cound Hall, Castle Howard, Chettle House and many others. VERY GOOD condition. Minor fading, rubbing and edgewear, with a hint of soiling. Previous owner's signature present. Minor toning in the interior.
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