A dictionary of architecture

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Overlook Press, 1966 - Architecture - 556 pages
A profusely illustrated reference-guide that describes, catalogs, and explicates the terms, styles, movements, types, materials, methods, specific achievements, and leading practitioners of world architecture throughout history

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About the author (1966)

Sir Nikolaus Pevsner (1902-83) was founding editor of The Pelican History of Art and of The Buildings of England, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. Bridget Cherry became Pevsner's research assistant in 1968, was series editor from 1971 to 2002, and is coauthor of "London 2: South," "London 3: North West," and "London 4: North," Charles O'Brien has been an editor of the "Pevsner Architectural Guides" since 2002.

Fleming is the author of The Dictionary of Decorative Arts and A World History of Art.

Honour is the author of neo-classicism and Romanticism, and The Dictionary of Decorative Arts, and AWorld History of Art.

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