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HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE
ARCHITECTURE OF BRITAIN
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15th century aisles arch architect architecture axis base beam beds breadth bricks building built called cast iron Castle cathedral cement centre of gravity century choir church circle circumference colour columns construction Corinthian order cube curve decorated depth describe diameter divided dome Doric order draw edifices ellipsis employed entablature equal erected examples extrados feet girder given Gothic granite half height horizontal houses inches inclined Italy joints length lime limestone marble mortar mouldings nave oolite ornaments palace parallel parallelogram perpendicular piece piers placed plane plates portico Portland stone Prop proportion purlines pyramid quarries radius rafters rectangle ribs right angles right line Roman roof sandstone scantlings side similar sofite solid square stone strength style surface tangent temple thickness tiles timber tons tower transepts triangle upper vault vertical Vitruvius voussoirs walls whereof width wood