Hearst Castle: The Biography of a Country House by Victoria KastnerHearst Castle: The Biography of a Country House by Victoria Kastner

Hearst Castle: The Biography of a Country House

byVictoria KastnerForeword byGeorge Plimpton

Hardcover | November 1, 2000

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Newspaper tycoon William Randolph Hearst and his architect, Julia Morgan, collaborated for 28 years on the creation of this magnificent 165-room estate on 250,000 breathtaking acres near the remote seaside hamlet of San Simeon, halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles. Now this wonderfully illustrated book chronicles the full story, including its astonishing collections of antiques and art.

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Victoria Kastner has studied William Randolph Hearst, his art collection, and the buildings of San Simeon for more than 20 years, having joined the staff of Hearst Castle in 1979. She has a master’s degree with an emphasis in architectural history from the University of California at Santa Barbara. Kastner lives in Los Osos, California...
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Title:Hearst Castle: The Biography of a Country HouseFormat:HardcoverDimensions:240 pages, 12.5 × 9.5 × 1 inPublished:November 1, 2000Publisher:Harry N. AbramsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0810934159

ISBN - 13:9780810934153

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