A History of Architecture on the Comparative Method: For Students, Craftsmen, & Amateurs

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C. Scribner's Sons, 1946 - Architecture - 1033 pages

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This is "the bible" for architectural history. With a publication history that goes back to the first edition in 1896, this venerable tome is THE reference work when wanting to research a period, a ... Read full review

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I was just talking about this book today and how revolutionary it must have been when it was first introduced. It still excels in the fresh and simple comparison of different architectural styles and periods. The first book any architectural student should have on their bookshelves. Read full review


Egyptian Architecture circa B C SOOOA D ist cent
circa B C 30008 0 700
Early Christian Architecture A D 4thi2th cent

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