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THE WONDER OF THE NORTH: FOUNTAINS ABBEY AND STUDLEY ROYAL. Mark Newman. Boydell Press, Boydell & Brewer Ltd, Woodbridge, 2015. Published in the U.S.A. by Boydell & Brewer Inc., Rochester. Published in association with National Trust, London. National Trust Monographs. 406 pp. with 270 ills. (145 col.). 32 x 22 cm. ISBN 9781843838838 In English.
Publisher's description: This richly illustrated volume charts the landscape's history from the first arrival of prehistoric hunters, via medieval monasteries, eighteenth-century aestheticism and scandal, and the first ages of mass tourism, to the present day. The Wonder of the North brings social and garden history together with archaeology to reveal Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal as one of the world's greatest artistic creations.
Indexing: Western, Europe — Great Britain — Several Periods — Architecture, Landscape and Garden Design
Plans: 73
Worldwide Number: 166465
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