Flights Of Fancy: Follies, Families and Demesnes in Offaly


Rachel McKenna

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Offaly County Council and the Creative Ireland Programme
Hardback, 348 pages

Rachel McKenna has presented us with a detailed context that is as impressively wide as it is carefully researched (Designed landscapes and country houses of all sizes are described together with the social histories of the people who built, lived in and enjoyed them. (The depth of scholarship is impressive and the richness, quality and variety of the illustrations equally so.