Clarendon: Landscape of Kings

Clarendon: Landscape of Kings

by Thomas Beaumont James
     
 

ISBN-10: 1905119119

ISBN-13: 9781905119110

Pub. Date: 09/28/2007

Publisher: Windgather Press

This richly illustrated book tells Clarendons story, from the Neolithic through to the present. It focuses in particular on the palace and deer parks medieval heyday a time when gyrfalcons soared in pursuit of cranes, and kings hunted roebuck and wolves. It also covers the centuries since the Restoration: in 1660 Clarendon became a private country estate that came

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This richly illustrated book tells Clarendons story, from the Neolithic through to the present. It focuses in particular on the palace and deer parks medieval heyday a time when gyrfalcons soared in pursuit of cranes, and kings hunted roebuck and wolves. It also covers the centuries since the Restoration: in 1660 Clarendon became a private country estate that came to express Protestant, Tory and military values.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781905119110
Publisher:
Windgather Press
Publication date:
09/28/2007
Pages:
256

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