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Brighton and Hove

by Nicholas Antram and Richard Morrice
Yale

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Pub Date: 2008
Format: Paperback with bw & color illus.
Pages: 244 pp.
Size: 4.75 x 8.50 inches

ISBN: 9780300126617
TB Code: 1905320
Availability: 23 in stock

This book is the first comprehensive guide to the historic heart of Brighton and Hove, the greatest of England's seaside resorts. A series of walks trace its development from late medieval fishing settlement to the "Queen of the Watering Places," with a lively and critical commentary on its unique architectural character. Few cities can boast such an exotic diversity of buildings, from the outlandish Pavilion, playground of the Prince Regent, to genteel squares and terraces, Victorian architecture both serious and whimsical and landmarks of twentieth century modernism. This guide will delight resident and visitor alike.