WorldCat Identities

Strong, Roy C.

Overview
Works: 380 works in 1,214 publications in 7 languages and 28,552 library holdings
Genres: History  Portraits  Biography  Pictorial works  Catalogs  Diaries  Sources  Anecdotes  Caricatures and cartoons 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Editor, Commentator, Contributor, Other, Creator
Classifications: DA356, 394.5094
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The cult of Elizabeth : Elizabethan portraiture and pageantry by Roy Strong ( Book )
30 editions published between 1977 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No other woman in world history has been of such interest as Elizabeth Tudor. While the rest of Europe was at war, she was bringing peace to England. The author looks at her life to see what actually constituted the Elizabethan image
Art and power : Renaissance festivals, 1450-1650 by Roy Strong ( Book )
38 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Renaissance garden in England by Roy Strong ( Book )
21 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in English and Japanese and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Tudor and Stuart monarchy. pageantry, painting, iconography by Roy Strong ( )
29 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Van Dyck: Charles I on horseback by Roy Strong ( Book )
21 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The artist & the garden by Roy Strong ( Book )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Feast : a history of grand eating by Roy Strong ( Book )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the evolution of the culinary feast, exploring the ways in which such celebrations mirror the societies in which they occur and how they reflect changes in power and class
The spirit of Britain : a narrative history of the arts by Roy Strong ( Book )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After telling the two-thousand-year-old history of the British isles in The Story of Britain, a book widely hailed as "an instant classic," Roy Strong now follows up with the story of the incredible burst of creative energy which has shaped Britain's cultural identity since Roman times. In a continuous unfolding narrative, Strong chronicles the events that gave birth to a civilization of astonishing vitality as it created a culture of soaring splendor. Here he tells the story of all that is best in Britain's art and culture - its literature and music, its poetry, painting, architecture, theater, and dance. In Sir Roy's hands the tale becomes a journey of discovery from the Celts to the present day, to be shared and understood by modern readers." "Strong's story is marked by a vision which singles out the uniquely British qualities that have put their stamp on the island's culture - its love of tradition, its predilection for the eccentric and the nonconformist, and its obsession with people, rather than ideas."--Jacket
Creating small gardens by Roy Strong ( Book )
25 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in 6 languages and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Algemene richtlijnen voor het ontwerpen en inrichten van kleine en middelgrote tuinen
The English icon : Elizabethan & Jacobean portraiture by Roy Strong ( Book )
17 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Britain by Roy Strong ( Book )
14 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the Celts to Margaret Thatcher, the story of this extraordinary island people is told here in one continuous, breathtaking narrative in a magical recreation of one of human history's most wondrous chapters. These two thousand years of Britain's past - the drama of its history, the genius of its people, the glory of its culture - teem with momentous events and extraordinary people. Warring nations, from the Romans to the Normans, fought over the island to make it
Henry, Prince of Wales, and England's lost renaissance by Roy Strong ( Book )
12 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cecil Beaton : the royal portraits by Roy Strong ( Book )
8 editions published in 1988 in English and French and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tudor & Jacobean portraits by Roy Strong ( Book )
15 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recreating the past : British history and the Victorian painter by Roy Strong ( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Splendor at court : Renaissance spectacle and the theater of power by Roy Strong ( Book )
5 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elizabeth R. by Roy Strong ( Book )
19 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Study of the real face of Queen Elizabeth
The English Renaissance miniature by Roy Strong ( Book )
9 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Holbein and Henry VIII by Roy Strong ( Book )
16 editions published between 1966 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Strong, Roy.
Strong Roy 1935-....
Strong, Roy C.
Strong, Roy C. 1935-
Strong, Roy Colin.
Strong, Roy Colin 1935-
ストロング, ロイ
Languages
English (332)
Italian (7)
Spanish (6)
German (2)
Japanese (2)
Dutch (2)
French (1)
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