The House of Thurn und Taxis



Adventure Through The Princely Thurn Und Taxis Estate, An Enchanted Palace Where 1,000 Years Of History Meets A Thoroughly Modern Family For 200 Years The Thurn Und Taxis Family Have Called The Palace Of St Emmeram Home Regarded As One Of Germany S Finest Examples Of Historicist Architecture, The Regensburg Residence S Myriad Rooms Trace Centuries Of Distinctive Styles A Romanesque Gothic Cloister Built Between The Twelfth And Fourteenth Centuries, A Neo Renaissance Marble Staircase, A Number Of Rococo And Neo Rococo Staterooms, And A Baroque Library Frescoed In 1737 Celebrated Photographer Todd Eberle Captures The Confluence Of High Art And Grand Architecture Within The 500 Room Palace To Reveal The Curious Tale Of The Thurn Und Taxis Family Complete With Stately Portraits And Scenes Of Life At St Emmeram, This Monograph Offers A Glimpse Into The World And Glamour Of One Of The Most Important Dynasties Of The European Aristocracy.The House of Thurn und Taxis

Sir John Richardson was a Scottish naval surgeon, naturalist and arctic explorer He traveled with John Franklin in search of the Northwest Passage on the Coppermine Expedition of 1819 1822 Richardson wrote the sections on geology, botany and icthyology for the official account of the expedition Franklin and Richardson returned to Canada in 1825 and went overland by fur trade routes to the mouth

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  • Hardcover
  • 240 pages
  • The House of Thurn und Taxis
  • John Richardson
  • English
  • 10 July 2017
  • 9780847847143

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