Towers of Crim Tartary - English and Scottish Architects in the Crimea, 1762-1853

By: Brett, C.E.B.

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Dark green cloth with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Fine, binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear. 154pp. 91 illustrations, many in colour. In this book the author shows how important English and Scottish architects and craftsmen were in the buildings of the Crimea. For example he explains how Count Vorontsoz commissioned Thomas Harrison of Chester to design a palace for him at Alupka, which was completed by Edward Blore after Harrison's death in 1829.

Title: Towers of Crim Tartary - English and Scottish Architects in the Crimea, 1762-1853

Author Name: Brett, C.E.B.

Categories: Architecture, Design and Planning,

Publisher: Donington, Lincolnshire, Shaun Tyas: 2005

ISBN Number: 1900289733

ISBN Number 13: 9781900289733

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 006326

Keywords: bakhchisaray, edward blore, count vorontsov, alupka,