A stunning collection of aerial photographs of the Home Counties – from coastal sights to stately homes.
The counties of Kent, Sussex, Surrey and Hampshire, sometimes called the “garden of England”, contain some of the most beautiful buildings and lush landscape in Britain, and seen from the air it attains a new and unexpected glory. Jason Hawkes provides magnificent bird’s-eye views of such sites as Dover Castle and the White Cliffs, Canterbury Cathedral, Hever and Leeds Castles, Whitstable Bay, Sissinghurst, Arundel, Brighton, the New Forest, Epsom Downs, the ancient cathedral city of Winchester, the Isle of Wight and much more. A highly informative commentary on the pictures is provided in the captions.
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The counties of Kent, Sussex, Surry, and Hampshire are collectively known as “the Garden of England,” for they comprise some of the most beautiful landscapes and buildings in the entire country. Here, Jason Hawkes provides us with sweeping aerial views of sites that include Dover Castle and the White Cliffs, Canterbury Cathedral, Leeds Castle, the Isle of Wight, Sissinghurst, Brighton, and the ancient cathedral city of Winchester. This large–format volume is enhanced with extended captions that offer an informative commentary on the pictures, often highlighting details in the images that a cursory glance might miss. Jason Hawkes is one of the world’s leading aerial photographers; among his previous books are Over London, Britain from the Air, and Royal Britain from the Air.About the Author:
Jason Hawkes founded Aerial Images in 1989 and since then has become renowned as one of the leading aerial photographers in the UK, with some sixteen books to his name.
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Book Description Ebury Press, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0091879078