Encyclopaedia of Architectural Terms PDF ePub eBook

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Encyclopaedia of Architectural Terms free pdf The study of architecture requires not only an understanding of the history of buildings, but also knowledge of the correct terminology that is used to describe them. The "Encyclopaedia of Architectural Terms" provides a comprehensive, practical guide to the terminology used in the various aspects of architecture and building. It contains over 3500 terms offering definitions of styles, the components of buildings, materials, the various parts of orders and architectural details.

About James Stevens Curl

James Stevens Curl is Professor of Architectural History at De Montfort University, Leicester. He is the author of many highly acclaimed books including The English Heritage Book of Victorian Churches [1995], Egyptomania [1994], A Celebration of Death [1980], Classical Architecture [1992], and The Art and Architecture of Freemasonry [1991], which won the 1991 Sir Banister Fletcher Prize.

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Author : James Stevens Curl
Publisher : Donhead Publishing
Data Published : 06 May 1997
ISBN : 187339425X
EAN : 9781873394250
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 364 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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