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The Story of Romanesque Architecture

Francesca Prina

Focusing on Romanesque architecture, this book gives readers the tools they need to grasp the architectural language and building forms of this style. Part of an accessibly written and generously illustrated series on architecture through the ages, this... (read more)

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Michelangelo, Drawing, and the Invention of Architecture

Cammy Brothers

In this engaging and handsome book, Cammy Brothers takes an unusual approach to Michelangelo's architectural designs, arguing that they are best understood in terms of his experience as a painter and sculptor. Unlike previous studies, which have focused... (read more)

Baroque and Rococo
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Theater Technology, 2nd Ed.

George C. Izenour

Includes bibliographical references (p. 535-540) and indexes.... (read more)

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Venice and Vitruvius: Reading Venice with Daniele Barbaro and Andrea Palladio

Margaret Muther D'evelyn

In about 35-25 B.C.E., the Roman architect Vitruvius produced his encyclopedic ten-book summary of the principles of Hellenistic architecture, De architectura (On Architecture). These ideas have stimulated architects ever since. In the mid-16th century... (read more)

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Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown: Learning from Las Vegas: Supercrit 2

Kester Rattenbury

The Supercrit series revisits some of the most influential architectural projects of the recent past and examines their impact on the way we think and design today. Based on live studio debates between protagonists and critics, the books describe... (read more)

Modern (late 19th Century to 1945)
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Case Study Houses

Elisabeth Smith

The Case Study House program was an exceptional, innovative event in the history of American architecture. This compact guide includes all projects featured in Taschen's XL version, with more than 150 photos and plans, and a map of where all houses are... (read more)

Contemporary (1945-)
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Cornell Journal of Architecture #8: The Cornell Journal of Architecture 8: Re

Caroline O'donnell

An essential collection of illustrated texts regarding the reiterative in architecture and design... (read more)

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