The Last Country Houses

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Yale University Press, Jan 1, 1985 - History - 344 pages
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User Review  - Joyce - Goodreads

This book is filled with wonderful pictures and descriptions not only of the houses but what life was like back in the nineteenth century. Most of these old homes are gone now. I also loved seeing the floor plans of these homes. Anyone interested in homes of this period will want to read this book. Read full review

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User Review  - Abbey - Goodreads

BOTTOM LINE: Another sumptuous look at that rarefied world of the large English country house of the early 20th century, one of my favorite sorts of books to get lost in. Written commentary is a bit ... Read full review

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About the author (1985)

Clive Aslet is the editor of the English magazine, "Country Life", and the author of several books, including "The American Country House".

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