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Versailles

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Product description

Hardback in VGC.

A spectacularly opulent relic of royal wealth and power comes alive in Versailles. Highlighting the chateau's vibrant, tumultuous past, the book covers everything from its metamorphosis from humble hunting lodge to palace, to the dismantling of its collections during the French Revolution and its restoration and status as a UNESCO World Heritage site today. In addition, the singular chateau is explored from top to bottom in an extravagantly extensive photographic tour that reveals the many priceless artistic and architectural treasures of this palace of palaces.

Item details

Author(s):
Bajou, Valerie
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21 x 4.4 x 21 cm
Edition:
2012
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1419700677
ISBN-13:
9781419700675
Number of pages:
480
Publisher:
Abrams
Title:
Versailles

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Hardback in VGC.

A spectacularly opulent relic of royal wealth and power comes alive in Versailles. Highlighting the chateau's vibrant, tumultuous past, the book covers everything from its metamorphosis from humble hunting lodge to palace, to the dismantling of its collections during the French Revolution and its restoration and status as a UNESCO World Heritage site today. In addition, the singular chateau is explored from top to bottom in an extravagantly extensive photographic tour that reveals the many priceless artistic and architectural treasures of this palace of palaces.

Author(s):
Bajou, Valerie
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21 x 4.4 x 21 cm
Edition:
2012
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1419700677
ISBN-13:
9781419700675
Number of pages:
480
Publisher:
Abrams
Title:
Versailles

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