2 edition of Great houses of Scotland found in the catalog.
Great houses of Scotland
Includes bibliography and index.
|Statement||Hugh Montgomery-Massingberd, Christopher Simon Sykes.|
|Contributions||Sykes, Christopher Simon, 1948-|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||240 p. :|
|Number of Pages||240|
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Great Houses of Scotland: A History and a Guide provides the historic traveler with a witty, visually spectacular guide to more than twenty-five of the greatest houses in Scotland, some of which appear here for the first time ever on public view.
Writer Hugh Montgomery-Massingberd and photographer Christopher Simon Sykes, the team responsible for the /5(4). The text is wonderfully detailed about these great houses, and the images lovely by the well-know photographer.
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The specially commissioned photographs by Christopher Simon Sykes include stunning close-ups of architectural details and objects, and capture the spirit and style of the houses while Hugh Montgomery-Massingberds refreshingly personal and informal text is as much about the.
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They exercise immense authority and power over their vassals and territories and are answerable only to the King of the Andals and the First Men, with the exception of House Stark, which rules over an independent kingdom. Before the Targaryen Conquest, each of the Seven Kingdoms was.
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