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John Stuart, 3rd Earl of Bute, 1713-92: Botanical and Horticultural Interests and Legacy

By: Charlotte Phillips(Editor), Nora Shane(Editor)

78 pages, 25 colour photos and colour illustrations

Luton Hoo Estate

Paperback | Jun 2014 | #217134 | ISBN-13: 9780992985103
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In 1754, Bute bought a house on Kew Green in London and built an extension to accommodate his botanical library. The house had a private gate into the grounds of Kew Palace where he helped Princess Augusta to create Kew Gardens. Bute bought the Luton Hoo estate in Bedfordshire in 1763.


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