Sir John Soane and London

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Ashgate, 2006 - Architecture - 248 pages
The great architect Sir John Soane (1753-1837) carried out over four hundred recorded architectural commissions in London. Although many never resulted in a finished building, these little-known commissions formed the backbone of his life and practice and were the key to its development. Sir John Soane and London pulls together this vast archive of work for the first time to illustrate Soane's remarkable and extensive involvement in the fabric of the city.

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Contents

Preface and Acknowledgements
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Foreword
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Sir John Soanes London Practice
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Copyright

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About the author (2006)

Bruce Marshall is the author of Building New York (2005). Ptolemy Dean is a leading British architect and host of the popular television program, Restoration.

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