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Horatio Walpole (/ˈwɔːlpoʊl/), 4th Earl of Orford (24 September 1717 – 2 March 1797), also known as Horace Walpole, was an English writer, art historian, man of letters, antiquarian and Whig politician. He had Strawberry Hill House built in Twickenham, south-west London, reviving the Gothic style some decades before his Victorian successors.
To Horace Walpole's house at Strawberry Hill, in Twickenham, came a remarkable assortment of poets and writers, artists. You're getting the VIP treatment! With the purchase of Kobo VIP Membership, you're getting 10% off and 2x Kobo Super Points on eligible items. Your Shopping Cart is empty. There are currently no items in your Shopping Cart.
The Strawberry Hill set. Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797 - Friends and associates, Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797, Strawberry Hill (Twickenham, London, England), Intellectuals - Great Britain - Biography, England - Intellectual life - 18th century, Great Britain - History - George II, 1727-1760 - Biography, Great Britain - History - George III, 1760-1820.
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1962 (Chapter 3 deals with Strawberry Hill) Fothergill, Brian The Strawberry Hill set: Horace Walpole and his circle. 1983 Gwynn, Stephen The life of Horace Walpole. 1960 Ketton-Cremer, Horace Walpole: a biography. Lewis, Wilmouth Horace Walpole. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts, 1960) S. The Genesis of Strawberry Hill in Metropolitan Museum Studies, Vol 5 Part 1, June 1934, pp 57-92 Mowl, Timothy Horace Walpole: the great outsider. 1966 Sabor, Peter Horace Walpole: a reference guide.
бесплатно, без регистрации и без смс. To Horace Walpole's house at Strawberry Hill, in Twickenham, came a remarkable assortment of poets and writers, artists and antiquaries, politicians and society figures
бесплатно, без регистрации и без смс. To Horace Walpole's house at Strawberry Hill, in Twickenham, came a remarkable assortment of poets and writers, artists and antiquaries, politicians and society figures.
Walpole created Strawberry Hill as his Gothic summer house and filled its rooms with his collections of art, books and antiquities.
In 1747, Horace Walpole took out a lease on a house in Twickenham, not far from the River Thames. Known locally as Chopped Straw Hall, Walpole renamed it Strawberry Hill after discovering a reference to the name in an old lease. He bought the property in 1749 and embarked on an ambitious building project to transform Strawberry Hill into a model of Gothic architecture. The original property consisted of two buildings joined together. Walpole created Strawberry Hill as his Gothic summer house and filled its rooms with his collections of art, books and antiquities. The aristocracy flocked to see his fairytale castle and its famous collections. Horace Walpole and His Circle. Brian Fothergill, always an accomplished biographer, perhaps found his most congenial subject in this book: the result is a work as entertaining as it is informative. Biography & Autobiography Nonfiction. Publisher: Faber & Faber. Imprint: Faber Finds.