Medieval Houses Paperback
Part of the Discovering S. series
Anthony Emery is a leading authority on the medieval houses of England and Wales.
A founder Commissioner of English Heritage, former Chairman of Bath Archaeological Trust and a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries, he has combined a business career with academic research.His book adopts a radically new approach to the development of houses between the eleventh and sixteenth centuries - from Norman to Tudor times - emphasising how their design evolved in response to political and social influences.
More than a thousand medieval houses have survived in England and Wales and a list of those that are open to the public is included in the book.
There are numerous illustrations, mostly in colour, throughout the text.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 176 pages, colour and b&w
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- Publication Date: 01/03/2007
- Category: Residential buildings, domestic buildings
- ISBN: 9780747806554