- Hardcover: 239 pages
- Publisher: Prestel Publishing Ltd (30 Sept. 2005)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 379133414X
- ISBN-13: 978-3791334141
- Product Dimensions: 28.8 x 25.3 x 2.8 cm
- Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars See all reviews (1 customer review)
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,344,457 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
Holkham Hardcover – Illustrated, 30 Sep 2005
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"This colourful guide to the house and park explores for the first time the landscape and architectural history of Holkham." -- Heritage Magazine
'A magisterial book of lavish photographs...lots of new scholarship by several authors about this most important of Anglo-Palladian mansions.' -- Country Life, March 1, 2006
'A sumptuous book.' -- Church Times
'Sumptuous.' -- The Lady, January 1, 2006
A lavish and reverential coffee-table production. -- Royal Academy Magazine, March 1, 2006
A lavish tribute to an English country house The estates timelessness and unique architecture is captured in stunning photographs. -- The Field, January 1, 2006
They dont make them like this anymore...commemorates the past and sets a milestone for the future. -- Antiques Magazine, December 3, 2005
About the Author
Leo Schmidt is Professor at the BTU in Cottbus, an art historian and architectural archaeologist. He has directed the Holkham research project since 1980. Christian Keller is an architect and building archaeologist, who has been involved with the Holkham project since 1999.
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