Palaces, chateaux, country houses

    Scottish Country House

    By James Knox

    Paperback Save £5.12 = £13.83

    Guides the reader on an intimate tour of the houses, this book recounts their histories and profiles the colourful lairds, clan chiefs and nobles who have called them home.

    English Country Houses

    By Vita Sackville-West

    Paperback £10.70

    Unicorn Press is proud to announce its fifth title in the seminal In Arcadia series: Vita Sackville-West's English Country Houses.

    Eat, Drink, Nap: Bringing the House Home

    By Soho House

    Hardback Save £9.54 = £20.46

    The quintessential cooking, style and decoration book from Soho House, the world's leading members club. Whether you want to recreate your favourite house regular macaroni cheese or choose the right sofa for your sitting room, the clubs' experts will share their blueprint for stylish, contemporary living the Soho House way.

    A Day at Versailles

    By Yves Carlier

    Hardback Save £6.54 = £15.96

    Northamptonshire

    By Nikolaus Pevsner

    Hardback Save £6.29 = £28.71

    Covers some of England's grandest country houses in Northamptonshire such as the Elizabethan Renaissance Kirby Hall, the Jacobean mansion at Apethorpe, the late seventeenth-century French-inspired Boughton, Hawksmoor's stately Baroque Easton Neston and the interiors of Althorp that provide a survey of changing taste through the centuries.

    Ham House

    By Christopher Rowell

    Hardback Save £8.79 = £66.21

    Built in 1610 during the reign of James I and remodeled in 1637-9 by the future first Earl of Dysart, Ham House and its gardens have endured through centuries of English history while remaining representative of the styles and culture of the original inhabitants. This title documents the history of...

    Piedmont: The Dream, the House, the Life

    By Erik Bjorn

    Paperback £32.00

    The Bjorn family did what many non-Italians dream about but very few dare undertake. They bought an old ruin in Piedmont and completely restored it. This book tells their story and offers good advice and tips for how to make that dream come true.

    Luggala Days: The Story of a Guinness House

    By Robert O'Byrne

    Hardback Save £11.54 = £23.46

    Southern Plantations

    By Robin Lattimore

    Paperback Save £0.34 = £6.65

    Takes you into the real stories of culture, race, politics, and family behind these remnants of a past that has had such impact on the South and on America as a whole and into the story of their preservation. This title measures the architectural legacy against the cruel realities that...

    The Manor Reborn: The transformation of Avebury Manor

    By Sian Evans

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    This book records and celebrates the remarkable restoration of Avebury Manor in Wiltshire, and accompanies a BBC TV series hosted by Penelope Keith and Paul Martin

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