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In Search of a Dream - The Life and Work of Roye England
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In Search of a Dream - The Life and Work of Roye England

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A very interesting and full account of Roye England and his life's work, Pendon. An Australian who moved to England in unusual circumstances, Roye England fell in love with the English Countryside and made it his life's work to recreate what he saw in meticulous miniature. The result was Pendon, and this autobiographical book tells its story. The text is augmented and edited by Stephen Williams, and the photographs are largely from Roye's collection. Apart from the illustrations of modelling and the fellowships that Pendon has created, this book is a pictorial testament to a landscape that no longer exists and a detailed record of vernacular architecture. The book is superbly designed and printed and is a real pleasure to read, a well written account of a unique life and achievement.

218 pages, Softback 2001

ISBN: 9781874103622

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