The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire: South and Aberdeen

The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire: South and Aberdeen

Vendor
Joseph Sharples, David Walker, Matthew Woodworth
Regular price
£41.99
Sale price
£41.99
Regular price
£60.00
Sold out
Unit price
per 
Tax included. Shipping calculated at checkout.

The second of two books exploring the buildings of the north-east of Scotland, this volume surveys Aberdeen - the nation's third-largest city - and the southern area of Aberdeenshire, including the former county of Kincardineshire. Among Aberdeen's architectural highlights are the great medieval cathedral and burgh church of St Nicholas, the buildings of King's College, and magnificent civic, commercial and domestic buildings of the Victorian and Edwardian age. In addition, the book showcases not only Aberdeenshire's greatest houses and castles including Crathes, Craigievar and Balmoral, the royal family's Scottish estate, but also buildings and monuments as varied in scale and type as prehistoric hillforts, Georgian town houses, rural churches, fishing lodges and textile mills. Both volumes are comprehensively illustrated with specially commissioned colour photography.

 

Author: Joseph Sharples, David Walker, Matthew Woodworth

Publisher: Yale University Press

Format: Hardback

Pages: 800

ISBN: 9780300215557

Publication Date: November 2015