All my research on Shugborough is available here.

Thomas Anson of Shugborough

This is a completely revised and updated version of my older study “Thomas Anson and the Greek Revival”. The version available here as a PDF will be corrected and updated as new material is discovered.

The philosophy behind the 18th Greek Revival is explored here.

Here are four video talks about Shugborough and related themes.

The Shepherds’ Monument 

A Druid in Arcadia

Thomas Wright of Durham and the City of the Sun

Shugborough and the Earthly Paradise

There are also two more extended chapters –

Elizabeth Carter and Thomas Wright

Carter, Epictetus and Plato

Everything there is to know about Thomas Anson’s friend, the composer Anton Kammell, can be found here.