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English architecture through the ages: secular building

Walter William Ison

English architecture through the ages: secular building

by Walter William Ison

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Published by Barker in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- England.,
    • Architecture -- Details.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementillustrated by Leonora Ison with an introduction by Walter Ison.
      ContributionsIson, Leonora, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA961 .I8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[4], 124 p.
      Number of Pages124
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6011441M
      LC Control Number66066479

      It is the secular architecture of late medieval Venice. An exceptional example is the Doge's Palace, built in its present form between and about The top-heavy appearance of the palace, with an almost solid wall resting on two storeys of delicate open arches, is caused by the need to accomodate a great council hall on the top floor. Buy British Architectural Styles: An Easy Reference Guide (England's Living History) First Edition by Trevor Yorke (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s:

      Chiswick House by Lord Burlington architect, at Chiswick, England, , architecture in the Great Buildings Online. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

      Siena is even more famous for secular than religious Gothic architecture, as its heyday as a city-state was during the Gothic period. The Palazzo Pubblico (city hall) is the most famous secular Gothic building in town; the Palazzo Sansedoni opposite the Palazzo Pubblico and the Palazzo Chigi on via di Città above the Piazza del Campo are. CHURCH ARCHITECTURE, HISTORY OF Part 1: Introduction A vast array of literature surrounds the study of church architecture, embracing a range of interests from archaeology, anthropology, sociology, and aesthetics, to the evolution of consciousness and theology. This entry presents in 11 parts systematic summaries of the history of church architecture from the early Christian period to the eve.


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