Country Life - 19 July 2017 (CL190717)


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Country Life issue CL190717 published by Time Inc.

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Country Life July 19 2017 remembers architect Alexander ‘Greek’ Thompson, reveals who to know in Dorset plus the secret life of snails. Find out more: ARCHITECTURE: Leading figures give their verdicts – good, bad and otherwise – on the profession today ‘GREEK’ THOMPSON: As we celebrate the bicentenary of Alexander ‘Greek’ Thompson, Gavin Stamp considers the remarkable way he adapted principles of Greek architecture for his native city DORSET: Those in the know have made this county of contrasts their home. Arabella Youens finds out why GARDENS: Tim Longville discovers how successive owners and artists have made their mark on the grounds of Chisenbury Priory, an ancient streamside property in Wiltshire WILDLIFE: David Tomlinson examines 10 species of these fascinating creatures TRAVEL: Annunciata Elwes has a taste of the high life at the ‘Playground of the Gods’ and Rosie Paterson experiences the old romance of a Riviera road trip FLOWER ARRANGING: Inspiration for a spectacular summer flower arrangement with orange lilies and roses, plus sweet peas and gyposphila FAVOURITE PAINTING: The journalist chooses a Botticelli that holds significant family memories IRONWORK: Iron can be wrought into delight
ful staircase balustrades. John Goodall chooses his favourites from the Country Life archive 
INTERIORS: The original Georgian incarnation of Beauworth Manor had been obscured by later additions. Arabella Youens reports on its restoration COOKING: Melanie Johnson makes beetroot meringue kisses THEATRE: Michael Billington finds himself viewing Queen Anne and Titus Andronicus in new lights and gives five stars to Simon Russell Beale’s Prospero PROPERTY: Period properties and towers for sale

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Publisher TI Media
Title Country Life
Frequency Weekly
Sector Lifestyle
Date 19 Jul 2017
Month July
Year 2017