Architectural Theory: An Anthology from Vitruvius to 1870
Harry Francis Mallgrave
Wiley, 2006 - Architecture - 590 pages
Architectural Theory: Vitruvius to 1870 is a landmark anthology that surveys the development of the field of architecture from its earliest days to the year 1870. The first truly comprehensive anthology that brings together the classic essays in the field, the volume chronicles the major developments and trends in architecture from Vitruvius to Gottfried Semper.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - pranogajec - LibraryThing
With 326 entries, this is a broad compendium of architectural thought of the past 140 years. Two problems: traditionalism is slighted, which is expected as it still seen as "anti-modern," and many (most?) of the entries are abridged much too much. Read full review