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The Irish country house.

Viney, Michael, 1933- (Added Author). Cabot, David. (Added Author). Huston, Anjelica. (Added Author).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 60 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Janson Media : 2005.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator, Anjelica Huston.
Summary, etc.: Magnificent, intriguing, cherished or forlorn, the fortunes of the Irish Country House offer a unique insight into Ireland's history. Shot on 16mm film, at over forty locations all across Ireland, this film celebrates this heritage and charts its development, from the earliest cliff-top castles and fortified houses to the great Palladian mansions, giving an unparalleled view of one of Europe's richest architectural assets. These remarkable buildings in their idyllic landscape settings are a vital part of Ireland's historical and artistic heritage. All of their magic and mystery are vividly evoked in this beautiful film. The Irish Country House is narrated by Anjelica Huston. The famous actress spent her own childhood in a country house in the west of Ireland.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Architecture, Domestic > Ireland.
Country homes > Ireland.
Ireland > History.
Ireland > Description and travel.

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