A Description of the Villa at Strawberry-Hill

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A facsimile of the catalog of Horace Walpole's famous villa at Strawberry Hill, the origin of Gothick architecture, and one of the treasure houses of the 18th centuryStrawberry Hill, Horace Walpole s "little castle" southwest of London is the finest building in the Gothick stylethe playful antiquarianism that flourished at the end of the 18th century. Here Walpole established his "Committee of Taste," collected furiously, and wrote the first Gothic horror novel, "The Castle of Otranto." Although the villa was popular with ...

A Description of the Villa at Strawberry Hill 2015, Pallas Athene Arts, London

ISBN-13: 9781843681137

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A Description of the Villa at Strawberry-Hill 2010, Pallas Athene Arts, London

ISBN-13: 9781843680574

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