English architecture, public and private: essays for Kerry Downes
This book brings together twenty-four original essays by colleagues, pupils and friends of Kerry Downes. The essays range from the late middle ages to the twentieth century but are concentrated on the period to the study of which Kerry Downes has contributed so much: that of Wren, Vanbrugh and Hawksmoor. Taken together these essays display the different approaches taken by architectural historians and the rich variety of English architecture.
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Account of Robert Alnwick Alnwick MSS appears arch architect architectural Arundel Avon Dassett Baker Berwick Blenheim Board brick Bridgeman British building built carved Castle Castle Howard chimney church City cornice Country decoration detailed drawing Earl east eighteenth century England English engraving Farey floor foote front Gallery garden Grand Bridge H.M. Colvin Hall Hawksmoor History Ibid Inigo Jones January John Webb Jones's King's later Library London Lord Malton monument Museum Naples Nicholas Hawksmoor Northumberland House Ordnance Oxford Palace Palazzo Palladio pediment peece Pellegrini Chapel perspective Petworth House Petworth House Archives Pollexfen's portico rebuilding Record Office RIBA Richard Robert Scawen roof rooms Sanmicheli Sanmicheli's Shropshire side Simeon Sir John Soane Soane's spire St Paul's Cathedral Staffordshire staircase stairs Stephen Duck stone survey surviving Syon House Temple Thomas Thornhill tower Vanbrugh Verona wainscot Walbrook wall West Woodhay William Worcester College Wren Wren's yard