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The Eighteenth-Century Dublin Townhouse

This book brings together a range of perspectives on the subject of the 18thcentury Dublin townhouse. Contents: Niall McCullough (RIAI), Typologies in Dublin domestic architecture; Brendan Twomey (NUIM), Financing speculative building; Christine Casey... (read more)


Renaissance
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Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture

Ross King

On August 19, 1418, a competition concerning Florence's magnificent new cathedral, Santa Maria del Fiore--already under construction for more than a century--was announced: "Whoever desires to make any model or design for the vaulting of the main Dome....... (read more)


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Lost Detroit: Stories Behind the Motor City's Majestic Ruins

Dan Austin

Lost Detroit tells the stories behind 12 of the city's most beautiful, all-but-forgotten landmarks and of the people behind them, from the day they opened to the day they closed. While these buildings might stand as ghosts of the past today, their... (read more)


Medieval
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Churches in Early Medieval Ireland: Architecture, Ritual and Memory (Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art)

Tomas O'carragain

This is the first book devoted to churches in Ireland dating from the arrival of Christianity in the fifth century to the early stages of the Romanesque around 1100, including those built to house treasures of the golden age of Irish art, such as the... (read more)


Modern (late 19th Century to 1945)
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New York City in 3D in the Gilded Age [With Steroscope]

Esther Crain

Be transported to New York during the Gilded Age and experience daily life in one of the world's most vibrant cities through mesmerizing, contemporary 3D photography and exciting tales of the time. Black Dog & Leventhal has partnered with the New-York... (read more)


Ancient and Classical
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Buddhist Architecture

Le Huu Phuoc

The volume thoroughly examines the origins and principal types of Buddhist architecture in Asia primarily between the third century BCE-twelfth century CE with an emphasis on India. It aims to construct shared architectural traits and patterns alongwith... (read more)


Prehistoric and Primitive
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Pre-Columbian Architecture in Mesoamerica

Maria Teresa Uriarte

Pre-Columbian Architecture in Mesoamerica is destined to become a standard reference for the serious student and an intellectual delight for the interested amateur. This authoritative yet accessible study begins with an overview of the aesthetics... (read more)


Contemporary (1945-)
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Wine by Design

Sean Stanwick

Over the past decade a transformation has been underway in the world of wine, as wineries have become just as much places to visit as sites of wine production. In order to showcase their domains and attract and accommodate visitors on winery tours... (read more)


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