Adrian Tinniswood

This architectural historian is the author of many successful books on social, architectural and cultural history. He has worked on heritage projects for the National Trust and locally in the West Country, where he lives, and in 2013 he was awarded an OBE for services to heritage.

His most recent books include The Long Weekend: Life in the English Country House 1918-1939 (UK: Jonathan Cape, US: Basic Books, 2016) and Behind the Throne – Life in the Royal Palaces (UK: Jonathan Cape, US: Basic Books, 2018). His next book, Noble Ambitions:  The Fall and Rise of the English Country House after World War II, will be published by Cape and Basic in 2021.

Books by Adrian Tinniswood