The Seven Lamps of Architecture

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Electric Book Company, 2001 - Architecture - 303 pages
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Contents: Lamps of Sacrifice, Truth, Power, Beauty, Life, Memory, and Obedience; Notes, Index. Illustrated.
 

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User Review  - Haythem Bastawy - Goodreads

Definitely an experience, a very different read. The Seven Lamps of Architecture is one of Ruskin's many books on art, sculpture and architecture. He writes beautifully but reignlessly and could keep ... Read full review

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User Review  - Timothy - Goodreads

"I could smile when I hear the hopeful exultation of many, at the new reach of worldly science, and vigor of worldly effort; as if we were again at the beginning of days. There is thunder on the ... Read full review

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Contents

Chapter I
28
Chapter II
54
Chapter III
103
Chapter IV
143
Chapter V
198
Chapter VI
231
Chapter VII
258
Appendices
277
Plate IV
iv
Plate V
v
Plate VI
vi
Plate VII
vii
Plate VIII
viii
Plate X
ix
Plate XI
x
Plate XII
xi

Plate I
i
Plate II
ii
Plate III
iii
Plate XIII
xii
Plate XIV
xiii
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From his early youth John Ruskin drew obsessively, a discipline that he not only kept up right through the production of his great literary works, but which was essential to them. This book is the result of quite considerable teaching experience.

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