By: Yorke, Trevor
The Georgian and Regency house conjures up a distinct and much admired image. Elegance, refinement and beautiful proportions have made this period an inspiration for later architects and a popular choice for today's house buyer. Using his own drawings, diagrams and photographs, author Trevor Yorke explains all aspects of the Georgian and Regency house and provides a comprehensive guide to the houses of this notable peiod. The book is divided into three sections, outling the history of the period; stepping inside the different rooms and their fittings, what they were used for and how they would have appeared; and the final section contains a quick reference guide with notes on dating houses, suggestions for further reading, a glossary of unfamiliar terms and details of places to visit.
Title: Georgian and Regency Houses Explained (England's Living History)
Publisher: Countryside Books: 2007-12-01
ISBN/UPC Number: 1846740517
ISBN/UPC Number 13: 9781846740510
Book Condition: new
Seller ID: 9781846740510