This book presents a series of conference papers which explored a topic that has received a good deal of interest in recent years, namely the material culture of the country house and its presentation to the public.
Author: Jon Stobart
Publisher: Historic England Publishing
Beginning with new evidence that cites the presence of books in Roman villas and concluding with present day vicissitudes of collecting, this generously illustrated book presents a complete survey of British and Irish country house ...
Author: Mark Purcell
Publisher: Yale University Press
Richly illustrated with stunning photographs from the unique archive of Country Life magazine, this book is a joy for all those who want to learn more about our heritage, art and architecture, and the essential characteristics of a classic ...
Author: Jeremy Musson
Publisher: Ebury Press
Carolyn Westbrook is a lifestyle designer known for her romantic French-inspired best-selling design books that feature lifestyle, design, home products, entertaining, and food. She lives in Central Texas.
Author: Carolyn Westbrook
Publisher: Gibbs Smith
Country House, a ''comedy with corpses, '' is a wicked subversion of all those realistic psychological dramas of jealousy, adultery, murder and suicide that ask to be taken seriously.
Author: Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Category: Literary Criticism