Peacocks in Paradise

By: Inglis-Jones, Elisabeth

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In the original publisher's glossy pictorial card covers. Near Fine copy. No dustjacket as issued. 2006 Edition. NO Inscriptions. Spine smooth and uncreased, very slight wear to the tips of the corners but o/w the book looks Near Fine. Internally, apart from a few small corner creases, very clean, tight and bright. The book was first published by Faber and Faber Ltd in 1950. This edition has 27 newly selected black/white, mainly full page, illustrations. (xviii) + 254 pp. Bibliography. Classic biography of a country house and the man (Thomas Johnes) who created a paradise in the wilderness. "The story of a house - its owners and the 'Elysium' they established there, in the Mountains of Wales, in the 18th century." . The Story of Thomas Johnes of Hafod in Cardiganshire. See Images. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: Peacocks in Paradise

Author Name: Inglis-Jones, Elisabeth

Categories: Biography. Essays. Letters. Diaries, Wales/Welsh, Architecture. Art. Crafts, Anglo-Welsh Literature. Welsh Interest, Building. Construction, British Topography, History & Politics. Churchill,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: Llandysul, Wales, UK, Gomer Press: 2006

ISBN Number: 0863836720

ISBN Number 13: 9780863836725

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 114442

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