"Houses of the Gentry, 1480-1680" by Nicholas Cooper

Houses of the Gentry, 1480-1680 Nicholas Cooper

Series:
The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art
Format:
Hardback
Publication date:
10 Nov 1999
ISBN:
9780300073904
Dimensions:
386 pages: 285 x 245 x 31mm
Illustrations:
50 colour plates, 250 b&w illustrations

An account of the houses that were built and inhabited by the upper classes from 1480 to 1680. Architectural historian Nicholas Cooper explores hundreds of gentry houses, well known and less familiar, and considers their evolution in the light of economic, social and political changes of the age.