Treasures of Britain: The Architectural, Cultural, Historical and Natural Heritage of Britain
The most comprehensive illustrated guide to the art, architecture, and history of Britain ever produced. Written by a prestigious team of expert authors, Treasures of Britain includes over 2,000 alphabetical entries that describe England's heritage and landscape, from medieval churches and cathedrals to historic castles and stunning gardens. Lavishly illustrated with over 1,500 color photographs, this is an unrivaled volume, a classic source of information on Britain's past and present.
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The Development of the Landscape
Tudor and Stuart
Landscape and Romantic Art
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