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Troy House : a Tudor estate across time.

Author: Dr Ann Benson
Publisher: Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This extensive new research volume on the architectural, landscape and ownership histories of the Duke of Beaufort's Welsh Troy estate, from the twelfth century to the present, reveals its prime historical importance.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Benson, Dr. Ann.
Troy House : A Tudor estate across time.
Cardiff : University of Wales Press, ©2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dr Ann Benson
ISBN: 9781783169900 1783169907
OCLC Number: 979247038
Description: 1 online resource (226 pages)
Contents: Front Cover ; Title Page ; Copyright Page ; Dedication ; Contents ; Preface and Acknowledgements ; List of Figures ; List of Abbreviations; Chapter One: Troy House Estate: an Enigma ; Chapter Two: A History of the Estate's Ownership: Identifying the Key Periods of Estate Development ; Chapter Three: Troy House: a Building History; Chapter Four: Troy House Gardens: Location and Nature Across Time; Chapter Five: The Walled Garden West of Troy House; Chapter Six: Key Built Features of the Estate's Fieldscape ; Chapter Seven: Troy House Estate: its Historical Significance. Appendix I: Troy's History: the Existing Literature, 2015Appendix II: The Somerset Family Tree; Select Bibliography; Index; Back Cover.

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