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Treasure houses of Britain

Author: National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : The Gallery, 1985.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A series of three one-hour programs provides viewers with unprecedented access to some of Great Britain's most magnificent houses from the fifteenth century into the twentieth. With John Julius Norwich, The Viscount of Norwich, as guide, the programs explore the history, collections, and architecture of these stately houses and include interviews with some ofthe current owners who discuss both the privileges and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
OCLC Number: 13369269
Performer(s): John Julius Norwich (and guide).
Description: 3 videocassettes (58 min. each) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Contents: 1) Building for eternity. --2) Palaces of reason and delight. --3) Recapturing the past.
Other Titles: Building for eternity
Palaces of reason and delight
Recapturing the past
Responsibility: National Gallery of Art.

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A series of three one-hour programs provides viewers with unprecedented access to some of Great Britain's most magnificent houses from the fifteenth century into the twentieth. With John Julius Norwich, The Viscount of Norwich, as guide, the programs explore the history, collections, and architecture of these stately houses and include interviews with some ofthe current owners who discuss both the privileges and problems of living in an historic house.

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