The English house through seven centuries

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Nelson, 1968 - Architecture, Domestic - 320 pages

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Contents

Foreword
7
PreNorman Britain
9
Variations on Three Units
26
Innovations in Design
41
Rectangular and TwoStoreyed Houses
60
Tudor Renaissance
77
Elizabethan Baroque
97
The Development of Regional Styles
137
Form in Transition
162
The Triumph of the Orders
190
The Gothic and Picturesque
241
Victorian Dilemma
269
The End of an Art
305
Bibliography
313
Index
316
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