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A Thousand Fancies

The Collection of Charles Wade of Snowshill Manor

Jonathan Howard

Pitkin

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Price: £10.00

Publication date: 7 March 2016

Category: Biography

Snowshill Manor is a unique National Trust property, containing the lifetime collection of one unconventional man. Charles Wade was plantation owner, architect, artist and collector in one; he admired all kinds of craftsmanship and collected pieces from all over the world to display in his Cotswold manor house. He landscaped the grounds, handcrafted model villages, and created a memorable visitor experience, one that can still be enjoyed today, long after his death.

This is the biography of a truly captivating English gentleman, written by Jonathan Howard who worked for the National Trust and began his research whilst he was House Steward of Snowshill Manor.

ABOUT THE Author

Jonathan Howard worked for the National Trust and began his research whilst he was House Steward of Snowshill Manor

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