Télécharger le livre :  Types and Shadows: Diaries 2004-2015

In January 2004, where his third volume of Diaries begins, Roy Strong was in a state of deep grief following the death of his wife, Julia Trevelyan Oman, three months earlier. Yet the following years demonstrate his determination and resourcefulness, as well as...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2020-11-26

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13,99
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Télécharger le livre :  The Story of Britain

THE CLASSIC HISTORY OF BRITAIN, FULLY UPDATEDRoy Strong has written an exemplary introduction to the history of Britain, as first designated by the Romans. It is a brilliant and balanced account of successive ages bound together by a compelling narrative which answers...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2018-06-14

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3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Splendours and Miseries: The Roy Strong Diaries, 1967-87

'The Alan Clark diaries of cultural politics' Sunday Times'At every word a reputation dies' A. N. WilsonRoy Strong is best known as the flamboyant former director of two great cultural institutions - the National Portrait Gallery and the Victoria & Albert Museum. In his...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2017-08-10

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Télécharger le livre :  Scenes and Apparitions

'Viper wit from the gardener, writer and Knight of exquisite taste' DAILY TELEGRAPH'Funny, barbed and moving ... magnificently readable' THE TIMESScenes and Apparitions covers a period of Roy Strong's life from 1988 to 2003. A sequel to Splendours and Miseries, it is an...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2016-11-03

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3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Visions of England

Why do we still get misty-eyed about England's green and pleasant land?What explains our obsession with country houses - from the National Trust to Downton Abbey?Why do we still dream of a place in the country?In this delightul book Roy Strong explores the definition of...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2012-09-06

Format(s) : ePub
9,49
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Télécharger le livre :  A Little History Of The English Country Church

Beautifully illustrated narrative history of the English country church In his engaging account, Sir Roy Strong celebrates the life of the English parish churchFrom the arrival of the missionaries from Ireland and Rome, to the beautiful architecture and rich...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2012-05-31

Format(s) : ePub
9,99
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