WorldCat Identities

Palmer, Hugh

Overview
Works: 79 works in 285 publications in 7 languages and 7,851 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  History  Local history  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Photographer, Creator, Other, Editor
Classifications: DG734.4, 942.009734
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Most widely held works about Hugh Palmer
 
Most widely held works by Hugh Palmer
The most beautiful villages of Tuscany by James Bentley( Book )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book focusing on 37 villages and small towns all over Tuscany. The descriptions are accompanied by colour photographs of the architecture, landscape and people of Tuscany. It includes a visitor's guide to restaurants, hotels and places of interest
The most beautiful villages of England by James Bentley( Book )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and German and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The richness and diversity of the English village are celebrated in absorbing commentary and magnificent photography, bespeaking a way of life that has developed over the centuries. 285 color illustrations
The most beautiful villages of Ireland by Christopher Fitz-Simon( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and German and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and commentary highlight some of the most beautiful towns and villages of Ireland
The most beautiful villages of Provence by Michael Jacobs( Book )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photographic tour of some of the more picturesque villages in Provence, with text that discusses the special characteristics of each location
The most beautiful villages of Greece by Mark Ottaway( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pictorial view of the loveliest villages of Greece
The most beautiful country towns of England by Hugh Palmer( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The whole of England is represented in Hugh Palmer?s delightful photography and perceptive commentaries, revealing how history, siting and the availability of local building materials have combined to shape the appearance of towns in different parts of the country." -- from the publisher
The water garden : styles, designs, and visions by George Plumptre( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This inspirational book illustrates and discusses both grand and small water gardens throughout the world, from the formal Islamic masterpieces of Granada and Kashmir to the tranquil gardens of Kyoto in Japan. Every principal school of garden design from Europe and America is also included. The ingenuity of the Italian garden, with its brilliant aquatic engineering and variety of water features - chutes, staircases, fountains and grottoes - is captured in stunning views, as are the grand vistas of Versailles, the 'natural' look of English landscaping, the pleasures of stream and pond gardens, and the profusion of tropical gardens. Among the present-day instances are Geoffrey Jellicoe's finest creations and designs by Burle Marx. Details and close-ups are included throughout, as are examples of the remarkable variety of water features that have embellished gardens throughout the ages. An important section on the small garden and listings of major water gardens worldwide complete the book"--Back cover
The most beautiful villages of the Dordogne by James Bentley( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vineyards. The Dordogne offers splendid scenery, exquisite food and wine, the finest examples of prehistoric art and some of the most enchanting villages of France - celebrated here in wonderful color photographs and evocative descriptions. On a journey south through the region we discover villages of widely contrasting appeal and interest: in the north are such gems as Brantome, its fine abbey and ancient houses gracing the banks of the river Dronne. Further south
The complete landscape designs and gardens of Geoffrey Jellicoe by Michael Spens( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and Spanish and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The projects include his masterworks: Shute House, Sutton Place, the Moody Gardens and the Atlanta Historical Gardens. Several complete designs have been specially photographed by Hugh Palmer to show the development of Geoffrey Jellicoe's work over years of growth and change, notably at Ditchley, St. Paul's Walden Bury and Shute. Where available, Geoffrey Jellicoe's own plans have been reprinted in full color, some on 6-page foldouts; many of these have never been reproduced in book form before
The most beautiful villages of Scotland by Hugh Palmer( Book )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most beautiful villages of Spain : with 274 illustrations in color by Hugh Palmer( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Far from the beaches of Spain's Mediterranean coast, there lies a land of quiet backwaters seemingly untouched by time - villages characterized by traditional architecture and dramatic natural settings. Profiles of over 30 village gems make up the four main sections of this book
Private gardens of England by Penelope Hobhouse( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Austen in style by Susan Watkins( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The world of Jane Austen - spanning the end of the 18th century and the beginning of the 19th - was a world of unsurpassed elegance, beauty and refinement. This study aims to recreate its lifestyle. The book contains a directory detailing where the furnishings, fashions, china and glass of the period can be seen or bought today"--Publisher's description
The most beautiful villages of Burgundy by James Bentley( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in German and English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs depict the architecture and surrounding countryside of the rural Burgundy region of France
The most beautiful villages of Brittany by James Bentley( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and German and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visual and verbal account of 31 villages and islands in Brittany, capturing village life and architecture in commentaries and photographs. The villages are drawn from the four departments of modern-day Brittany: Finistere, Morbihan, Ille-et-Vilaine and Cotes-d'Armor
The most beautiful villages of the Loire by Hugh Palmer( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and German and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an illustrated guide to the Loire River Valley in France, featuring over thirty villages near Orleans, Blois, Tours, Angers, and Nantes, and contains information on local places, markets, inns, and restaurants
The most beautiful villages of Normandy by Hugh Palmer( Book )

7 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring 34 of the most picturesque villages from the five "departements" of Normandy, this book also presents special sections on the churches, chateaux, harbours and coastline. A varied region of open country and woodland, it includes Mont-St-Michel and Monet's garden at Giverny
Garden ornament : five hundred years of history and practice by George Plumptre( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fotoboek over de historische ontwikkeling van tuinornamenten
Trellis : the creative way to transform your garden by Jamie Garnock( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most beautiful villages of Greece by Mark Ottaway( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the green, terracotta and ochre of the Ionian Islands in the west, to the brilliant blue and white of the Aegean, the villages of Greece and its islands present a picture of incomparable beauty. This title presents a fabulous picture of a village culture largely lost to other countries of Europe, but loved by many visitors each year
 
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The most beautiful villages of Tuscany
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The most beautiful villages of EnglandThe most beautiful villages of IrelandThe most beautiful villages of ProvenceThe most beautiful villages of GreeceThe most beautiful country towns of EnglandThe water garden : styles, designs, and visionsThe most beautiful villages of the DordogneThe complete landscape designs and gardens of Geoffrey Jellicoe