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Sourcebook of Contemporary Architecture

Alex Sanchez Vidiella

The abriged paperback edition of The Sourcebook of Contemporary Architecture presents sixty noteworthy case studies that showcase a complete and diverse range of structures worldwide--now in a more portable format. The case studies incorporate every type... (read more)


Renaissance
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Medici Gardens: From Making to Design (Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture)

Raffaella Fabiani Giannetto

Medici Gardens: From Making to Design challenges the common assumption that such gardens as Trebbio, Cafaggiolo, Careggi, and Fiesole were the products of an established design practice whereby one client commissioned one architect or artist. The book... (read more)


Baroque and Rococo
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The Sheldonian Theatre: Architecture and Learning in Seventeenth-Century Oxford

Anthony Geraghty

A jewel of the University of Oxford, the Sheldonian Theatre stands out among the groundbreaking designs by the great British architect Sir Christopher Wren. Published to coincide with the 350th anniversary of the building’s construction, this... (read more)


General
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Architecture, Mysticism and Myth

W R Lethaby

This remarkable book, written from an architect’s point of view, examines the inherent mysticism common to architecture around the world. The author, a leader in the Arts and Crafts Movement, explores the intentions behind structure and form. In so... (read more)


Medieval
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From Knowledge to Beatitude: St. Victor, Twelfth-Century Scholars, and Beyond: Essays in Honor of Grover A. Zinn, Jr.

E. Ann Matter (edt)

From Knowledge to Beatitude is a collection of original essays on the intersection between Christian theology and spiritual life primarily in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries, especially in the Parisian School of St. Victor, which honors the... (read more)


Prehistoric and Primitive
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Yaxchilan: The Design of a Maya Ceremonial City

Carolyn E. Tate

As archaeologists peel away the jungle covering that has both obscured and preserved the ancient Maya cities of Mexico and Central America, other scholars have only a limited time to study and understand the sites before the jungle, weather, and human... (read more)


Modern (late 19th Century to 1945)
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Pepita: Inoue Meets Gaudi

Takehiko Inoue

Half travel memoir, half art book, all beauty. Antoni Gaudi was the world leader of Catalan modernist movement in architecture. Takehiko Inoue is one of the premier manga artists in the world. Inoue’s journey to Spain and to the world of Gaudi is... (read more)


Ancient and Classical
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The Parthenon Enigma

Joan Breton Connelly

A revolutionary new understanding of the most famous and influential building in the world, a thesis that calls into question our basic understanding of the ancient civilization that we most identify with. For more than two millennia, the Parthenon has... (read more)


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