How much did they really cost?
Who designed them?
Who decorated them?
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|SWEET SIREN is Book 3 in my series,|
THOSE NOTORIOUS AMERICANS, out now.
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But I give you a few tidbits, a few illustrations, most of which are my own pictures!
Join me, ask questions!
I began this research years ago to complement my novels and have continued, especially with my newest out now, SWEET SIREN. Here the hero—an American tycoon and robber baron—commissions an architect and his designer to build a country house for him in Brighton in 1879!
|A posting in a newspaper about the opening of Harlaxton Manor House, |
the house you see in my post above!
Marvelous, isn't it, that it was open to the public...for a price?
|I will discuss my tour, among others, in Brighton |
of REGENCY TOWN HOUSE.
This building is owned by a non-profit and
renovated by experts in period construction!
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|My picture of a part of Prince Regent's Royal Pavilion in Brighton!|
I will talk about this in detail and tell you why
and how it influenced the growth of seaside Brighton!
|My picture of one facade of Spencer House in London.|
I will discuss at a future date how this townhouse
differs from many others, especially those in Brighton!