Edwardian Country Life: Story of H...

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Henry Avray Tipping (1855-1933) was a wealthy architectural historian and garden designer. As Architectural Editor of Country Life he made it essential reading for everyone interested in Britain's great country houses, their furnishings and their gardens. Tipping restored a bishop's palace for himself and his mother, built one of the last important country houses in which to entertain the Edwardian great and good, and, after the First World War, commissioned his ideal 'cottage'. Always the garden came first; each was a ...

Edwardian Country Life: Story of H... 2011, Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780711232235