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H. AVRAY TIPPING Elizabethan and Jacobean Houses and Gardens 1912

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H. AVRAY TIPPING Elizabethan and Jacobean Houses and Gardens 1912 H. AVRAY TIPPING Elizabethan and Jacobean Houses and Gardens 1912 H. AVRAY TIPPING Elizabethan and Jacobean Houses and Gardens 1912 H. AVRAY TIPPING Elizabethan and Jacobean Houses and Gardens 1912 H. AVRAY TIPPING Elizabethan and Jacobean Houses and Gardens 1912 H. AVRAY TIPPING Elizabethan and Jacobean Houses and Gardens 1912 H. AVRAY TIPPING Elizabethan and Jacobean Houses and Gardens 1912


H. AVRAY TIPPING

1855 1933





English Homes at the Early Renaissance

Elizabethan and Jacobean Houses and Gardens



Country Life Library



Houses include those of



Batemans - Borwick Hall - The Charterhouse - Derwent Hall

Kirby Hall - Lake House - Salford Hall - Wiston Park - Yarnton Manor etc



The author was a garden designer, read modern history at Oxford and contributed to Country Life, from whose archive he could select the fine photographic material for his publications. Several of the buildings are no longer extant.





Title page (Title in red and black, half-title) and content pages

Large introduction.

Profusely illustrated throughout with b/w reproductions of photographs and layout plans.



First edition of the rare precursor to Tipping's famous series of the same name. The first page of the publisher's advertisements notes that this work 'supplements and completes . the three volumes of "In English Homes" and the three volumes of "Gardens Old and New".



LXIV- 423 - 16 pages complete with the index

Elephant folio : 15 5/8 x 10 7/8 - 28 x 41 cm

Bound in original Navy light blue cloth boards with gold lettering on front and spine

No advertising in back

Tight binding on inside contents



No copyright date, but circa 1912

First edition.

Published at the offices of Country Life, London

George Newnes, London & Charles Scribner, New York



A good copy of a very scarce book.






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