Skip to content
You are not logged in |Login  
Limit search to available items
Book Cover

Title Treasure houses of Britain : tour five of England's grandest houses/ Colonial Pictures production ; produced and directed by Alastair Layzell

Publication Info. [Silver Spring, MD] : Athena, [2012]
Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media.


Location Call No. Status
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult DVD, Nonfiction  DVD 914.1 TRE    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  DVD 914.2 TRE  DISC 1    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  DVD 914.2 TRE  DISC 2    Check Shelf
Description 2 videodiscs (231 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 viewer's guide (9 pages : color illustrations, map ; 15 cm)
digital optical stereo Dolby Digital rda
System Details DVD; Dolby digital, stereo; widescreen.
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Performer Presented by Selina Scott.
Credits Director of photography Richard Hall ; stereographers, Adam Sculthrop, Skip Howard ; historical advisor, Marcus Binney.
Note Release date: May. 15, 2012.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
Summary Join Scott as she discovers the astonishing affluence and fascinating stories behind these cherished properties. Explore the parlors, suites, and grounds of homes that are more than simply architectural masterpieces: they're snapshots of the tastes and sensibilities of bygone eras and part of the fabric of the nation's history. Bonus features included.
Contents disc 1. Burghley House ; Chatsworth ; Blenheim Palace -- disc 2. Holkham Hall ; Boughton House.
Note Bonus features: "How we did it," a behind-the-scence featurette ; 12-page viewer's guide; behind the architectual styles; discussion questions and queen's royal residences at
Title from container.
Subject Historic buildings -- England.
Dwellings -- England -- History.
Country homes -- Great Britain -- History.
Burghley House (Stamford, England)
Chatsworth (England)
Blenheim Palace (England)
Holkham Hall (England)
Boughton House (England)
Blenheim Palace (England) (OCoLC)fst00631277
Boughton House (England) (OCoLC)fst00741231
Burghley House (Stamford, England) (OCoLC)fst00642769
Chatsworth (England) (OCoLC)fst00631547
Holkham Hall (England) (OCoLC)fst00789002
Country homes. (OCoLC)fst00881388
Dwellings. (OCoLC)fst00899978
Historic buildings. (OCoLC)fst00957723
England. (OCoLC)fst01219920
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary television programs. (OCoLC)fst01710387
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. (OCoLC)fst01710450
Added Author Layzell, Alastair, 1958- film producer, film director.
Scott, Selina, on-screen presenter.
Colonial Pictures, production company.
Athena (Firm), publisher.
Acorn Media (Firm), film distributor.
ISBN 9781598287493
Standard No. 054961874996
Music No. AMP-8749 Athena
Add a Review