Paperback: 304 pages
Publisher: Amberley Publishing (December 15, 2014)
Product Dimensions: 4.9 x 0.8 x 7.8 inches
Amazon Rank: 6812079
Format: PDF ePub djvu ebook
The Regent’s Park has a history stretching back through seven centuries, well before the designer and architectural genius John Nash and his patron the Prince Regent laid it out at the beginning of the nineteenth century as the first of the improvements they had planned for London.Rabbitts recounts the story of the park from its origins as a tiny part of the Middlesex Forest to its role as Henry VIII’s hunting ground at the time of the Dissolutio...