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Hearst Castle: The Biography of a Country House

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Drawing on previously unpublished correspondence and illustrated with historic photos as well as more than 150 color photos, this guide chronicles the evolution of the extraordinary hilltop estate, with its two spectacular pools and astounding collections of fine art and antiques. 259 photos, 157 in full color.

Synopsis:

The story of Hearst Castle, the Californian estate of newspaper tycoon William Randolph Hearst. Thuis book chronicles the evolution of the estate, with its pools and collection of fine art and antiques. It also includes stories of the famous parties hosted by Hearst.

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 232-234) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780810934153
Subtitle:
The Biography of a Country House
Foreword:
Plimpton, George
Author:
Kastner, Victoria
Author:
Garagliano, Victoria
Author:
Plimpton, George
Publisher:
Harry N. Abrams
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
California
Subject:
History - General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Domestic
Subject:
Castles
Subject:
U.S. Architecture - General
Subject:
Hearst-San Simeon State Historical Monument
Subject:
San Simeon
Subject:
Hearst Castle
Subject:
History : General
Subject:
Residential
Subject:
Buildings - Residential
Subject:
Homes and haunts
Subject:
Morgan, Julia
Subject:
Hearst Castle (Calif.)
Subject:
Architecture -- History.
Subject:
Architecture-Houses
Subject:
General Architecture
Series Volume:
99-1
Publication Date:
20001101
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from 8 up to 17
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
12.5 x 9.5 x 1 in 3.35 lb
Age Level:
from 13 up to 99

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Product details 240 pages Harry N. Abrams - English 9780810934153 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The story of Hearst Castle, the Californian estate of newspaper tycoon William Randolph Hearst. Thuis book chronicles the evolution of the estate, with its pools and collection of fine art and antiques. It also includes stories of the famous parties hosted by Hearst.
"Synopsis" by , Includes bibliographical references (p. 232-234) and index.
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