Chateau Country: Du Pont Estates in the Brandywine Valley
Book format: An electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose.
Publisher: Date:6/28/2013 - Schiffer Publishing
By: Daniel Dekalb Miller
Originally from France, the du Pont family settled in the Brandywine River Valley. Their first home had six rooms. One hundred years later, their largest house had 176 rooms and thiry-six servants on 2,300 acres of land. Chateau Country is an intimate, informative portrait of the houses built by this Delaware dynasty.