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This title is available as an ebook. Oxford Quick Reference. With over 6, entries from Aalto to Zwinger, this is the most authoritative dictionary of architectural history available. Beautifully illustrated and extensively revised and expanded, it is an invaluable work of reference for students of architecture, landscape architecture, professional architects, and art historians. Professor James Stevens Curl is a leading architectural historian. He contributed to, and edited, the scholarly monograph Kensal Green Cemetery: The Origins and Development of the General Cemetery of All Souls, Kensal Green, London, , the first major study of any nineteenth-century cemetery in the world.
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Beautifully illustrated and written in a clear and concise style, this dictionary covers every period of Western architectural history. The text is complemented by over beautiful and meticulous line drawings, labelled cross-sections, and diagrams. There are more than new entries, including hundreds of new biographical entries on leading historical architects, as well as subjects such as algorithmic design, digital architecture, and parametric design, and many entries expanding the coverage of landscape architecture. Susan Wilson, author Professor James Stevens Curl is a leading British architectural historian with many books to his name. Dr Susan Wilson is an historian with an especial interest in garden architecture, landscape aesthetics, and places of commemoration.
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Containing more than 6, entries from Aalto to Zwirner , this authoritative and accessible dictionary , a concise resource for any student or interested reader, covers all periods of Western architecture , from ancient times to the present day. Written in a clear, jargon-free style , it includes brief biographies of leading architects outlining the importance of each personality discussed and giving examples of his or her most notable buildings , architectural terms, short essays on styles in their historical contexts, and much else, complemented by over annotated line-drawings by the author. It has been hailed as by far the best architectural dictionary available today in one single volume. Expanded to include many entries on landscape , this substantial volume has been critically acclaimed as an invaluable work of reference full of memorable aphorisms.
The first edition of the Dictionary of Architecture received excellent reviews. Now it has been fully revised, and expanded, bringing it completely up-to-date. There are entries on architects, terms, periods, and styles, covering all periods of Western architectural history.
Although architect Curl architectural history, Sch. The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture. James Stevens Curl , Susan Wilson. Containing over 6, entries from Aalto to Zwinger and written in a clear and concise style, this authoritative dictionary covers architectural history in detail, from ancient times to the present day.
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