A History of the Squares and Palaces of London - 
      Chancellor Edwin Beresford
    
      Philip Davies

A History of the Squares and Palaces of London

; Philip Davies (Introduksjon)

The squares of London are amongst its most famous and best loved features. And the great houses of the capital are intimately bound with the story not just of London but of the great families of the land. Les mer
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The squares of London are amongst its most famous and best loved features. And the great houses of the capital are intimately bound with the story not just of London but of the great families of the land. This title offers an informative account of the history of two of London's defining features - the squares and the great houses.
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Forlag: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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Språk: Engelsk
Sider: 864
ISBN: 9781848854956
Format: 25 x 19 cm
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Volume I: The History of the Squares of London, Topographical and Historical

Preface
Introduction by Simon Jenkins
Introduction by Edwin Beresford Chancellor

1. Berkeley and Grosvenor Square
2. Cavendish and Hanover Square
3. St James's, Panton and Cleveland Squares
4. Soho and Golden Squares
5. Leicester Square
6. Red Lion, Bloomsbury, and Bedford Squares
7. Russell and Queen Squares
8. Tavistock, Gordon, Brunswick, mecklenburgh, Woburn, ..etc., Squares
9. Portman, Montagu, Bryanston, Dorset, ... etc., Squares
10. Kensington Squares - Cadogan, Ovington, Trevor, Onslow, ... etc., Squares
Squares North of the Park - Connaught, Oxford, Cambridge, Gloucester, ..... etc., Squares
11. Westminster Squares - Vincent, Smith and Queen Squares
Belgravia Squares - St George's, Warwick, Ebury, Eaton, .... etc., Squares
Chelsea Squares - Markham, Marlborough, Tedworth, Paultons, .....etc., Squares
12. Squares of the City and East End - Gough, Salisbury, Devonshire, Myddleton, .... etc.,Squares
Squares of North-East and South London - Arundel, Barnsbury, Cloudesley, De Beauvoir,
....etc., Squares

Index

Volume II The Private Palaces of London, Past and Present

Preface
Introduction by Edwin Beresford Chancellor

1. Past City Palaces - Devonshire House, Northampton House, Bridgewater House, Aylesbury
House, Albermarle House, ..... etc.
2. Great Houses of the Strand - Essex House, Arundel House, Worcester House, ....etc.
3. Burlington House and Others - Burlington House, Clarendon House, Buckingham House, ....etc.
4. Leicester House and Others - Leicester House, Drury or Craven House, Harcourt House, ....etc.
5. Whitehall Houses - Richmond House, Pembroke House, Gwydyr House, Carrington House, ....
etc.
6. Apsley House
7. Bridgewater House
8. Chesterfield House
9. Crewe House
10. Devonshire House
11. Dorchester House
12. Grosvenor House
13. Lansdowne House
14. Londonderry House
15. Montagu House
16. Norfolk House
17. Portman House
18. Spencer House
19. Stafford House
20. Wimborne House
Index
Edwin Beresford Chancellor (1868-1937) was a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society, a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries and a Member of the Council of the London Topographical Society. Privately educated in Paris and at Christ Church, Oxford, he wrote many successful books on the history and topography of London.