Description - Medieval Houses by Anthony Emery
Anthony Emery is a leading authority on the medieval houses of England and Wales. A founder Commissioner of English Heritage, former Chairman of Bath Archaeological Trust and a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries, he has combined a business career with academic research.His book adopts a radically new approach to the development of houses between the eleventh and sixteenth centuries - from Norman to Tudor times - emphasising how their design evolved in response to political and social influences. More than a thousand medieval houses have survived in England and Wales and a list of those that are open to the public is included in the book. There are numerous illustrations, mostly in colour, throughout the text.
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(210mm x 128mm x 10mm)
Shire Publications Ltd
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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Author Biography - Anthony Emery
Anthony Emery is a leading authority on medieval houses. A founder Commissioner of English Heritage, former Chairman of Bath Archaeological Trust and Fellow of the Society of antiquaries, he has combined n extended business profession with an academic career.