Blenheim Revisited: Spencer-Churchills and Their Palace - Hugh Montgomery-MassingberdThe Bodley Head, 1985, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Top edges slightly ruffled otherwise a very well presented copy.
Blenheim Palace is the grandest and most famous of all the stately homes of England; and the family that has owned it since it was built as a monument to the first great Duke of Marlborough, the Spencer-Churchills, are no less remarkable both for their distinction and their eccentricity. In writing the biography of this great house and its owners Hugh Montgomery- Massingberd had had access to private archives and previously untapped sources, which has enabled him to tell the inside story. 256pp. Index. Bibliography. Size: 4to Crown (9¾" x 7½")