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The library at Mellerstain

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Description: The Genius of Robert Adam: His Interiors
~In 1764 John, third Earl of Bute (1712–92) gave Adam the only opportunity he ever had to build an entirely new country house on a grand scale, at Luton Hoo in Bedfordshire.As a mark of his commitment, Bute subscribed to ten copies of Adam’s Ruins of the palace of the...
PublisherPaul Mellon Centre
Related print edition pages: pp.242-255

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