George IV: Inspiration of the Regency

By: Steven Parissien

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FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, first printing with full number line. 8vo. 9 1/2 x 6 5/8 inches. xv, 447 pp. Black-and-white illustrations on plates, bibliography, index; text clean, unmarked. Blue cloth, dust-jacket; binding square and tight. Very Good. Steven Parissien brings us George IV (1762-1830) against the cultural background of his age, showing how his behavior affected the contemporary view of both the monarch and the monarchy, and how his energies and ambitions focused upon the artistic, architectural, and social splendor with which we now associate him. Steven Parissien is an internationally-renowned author who has written extensively on architectural and cultural history who is the director of Compton Verney Museum and Gallery in Warwickshire.

Title: George IV: Inspiration of the Regency

Author Name: Steven Parissien

Categories: History:World,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 2002

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: MB718-021

Keywords: Steven Parissien, George IV Inspiration of the Regency, Biography, History