History of architecture books

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Eloquent Spaces: Meaning and Community in Early Indian Architecture

Eloquent Spaces: Meaning and Community in Early Indian...

Author: Shonaleeka Kaul (Associate Professor of Ancient Indian History in the Centre for Historical Studies, JNU)
ISBN: 9780815382096
Format: Hardback
$231.00

Outlines the nature of changes in key areas such as materials, communications and goods and examines the new ideologies...  Read More >>

A Companion to Medieval Lubeck

A Companion to Medieval Lubeck

Author: Carsten Jahnke
ISBN: 9789004380684
Format: Hardback
$280.26

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The Art of Vaulting: Design and Construction in the Mediterranean Gothic

The Art of Vaulting: Design and Construction in the...

Author: Paula Fuentes ,  Anke Wunderwald
ISBN: 9783035618242
Format: Hardback
$87.57

Some of the highest and widest vault constructions produced in the Middle Ages are located in the Mediterranean...  Read More >>

Castrum Sanctae Mariae: Die Marienburg ALS Burg, Residenz Und Museum

Castrum Sanctae Mariae: Die Marienburg ALS Burg, Residenz...

Author: Arno Mentzel-Reuters ,  Stefan Samerski
ISBN: 9783847108832
Format: Hardback
$109.48

The volume contains the contributions on the bicentennial of the beginning of the restoration of Malbork castle....  Read More >>

Abandoned Palaces

Abandoned Palaces

Author: Michael Kerrigan
ISBN: 9781782748625
Format: Hardback
$51.72

From imperial residences and aristocratic estates to hotels and urban mansions, Abandoned Palaces uses stunning...  Read More >>

Design, Nature, and Revolution: Toward a Critical Ecology

Design, Nature, and Revolution: Toward a Critical Ecology...

Author: Tomas Maldonado ,  Mario Domandi
ISBN: 9781517907006
Format: Paperback
$36.49

A landmark text in design discourse for a world desperately in need of redesign-back in print What good is design?...  Read More >>

Brutalist Calendar 2020: Limited edition monthly calendar celebrating Brutalist architecture

Brutalist Calendar 2020: Limited edition monthly calendar...

Author: Blue Crow Media
ISBN: 9781912018512
Format: Paperback
$39.41

A monthly calendar celebrating Brutalist architecture across the world. Large format photographs of buildings by...  Read More >>

The Stonemason: A History of Building Britain

The Stonemason: A History of Building Britain

Author: Andrew Ziminski
ISBN: 9781473663923
Format: Paperback
$32.99

Part-hands-on archaeological history of Britain, part-deeply personal insight into this ancient craft by a stonemason...  Read More >>

Aldo Rossi and the Spirit of Architecture

Aldo Rossi and the Spirit of Architecture

Author: Diane Ghirardo
ISBN: 9780300234930
Format: Hardback
$94.88

An essential new look at the Italian architect, writer, and designer whose work paved the way for the postmodern...  Read More >>

The History of Architecture From 1900 until Today

The History of Architecture From 1900 until Today

Author: Luigi Prestinenza Puglisi
ISBN: 9783869227139
Format: Paperback
$62.10

Organized chronologically, this volume analyzes the dynamics, convergences, and ideological clashes that have given...  Read More >>

A History of Architecture in 100 Buildings

A History of Architecture in 100 Buildings

Author: Dan Cruickshank
ISBN: 9780007581085
Format: Paperback
$22.99

This stunning book by renowned television historian Dan Cruickshank tells the history of architecture through the...  Read More >>

The Stonemason: A History of Building Britain

The Stonemason: A History of Building Britain

Author: Andrew Ziminski
ISBN: 9781473663930
Format: Hardback
$49.99

A stonemason's story of the building of Britain: part archaeological history, part deeply personal insight into...  Read More >>

Art Nouveau: Paris, Bruxelles, Barcelona

Art Nouveau: Paris, Bruxelles, Barcelona

Author: Thomas Hauffe
ISBN: 9783741923173
Format: Hardback
$72.91

With Art Nouveau there developed a new, international style under various names in the architecture and handicrafts...  Read More >>

Prefab Architecture

Prefab Architecture

Author: Aitana Lleonart
ISBN: 9783741920547
Format: Hardback
$18.90

In this book the variety of prefabricated construction systems in modern architecture is illustrated.  Read More >>

Italian Renaissance Architecture

Italian Renaissance Architecture

Author: Marco Bussagli
ISBN: 9783741922275
Format: Hardback
$58.32

The architecture of the Italian Renaissance, theorized by artists such as Filippo Brunelleschi and Leon Battista...  Read More >>

Contemporary Houses

Contemporary Houses

Author: Alonso Claudia Martinez
ISBN: 9783741920479
Format: Hardback
$18.90

This book shows a compilation of fantastic residential projects with interior and exterior views, descriptions and...  Read More >>

The Seven Ancient Wonders in the Early Modern World

The Seven Ancient Wonders in the Early Modern World...

Author: Inmaculada Rodriguez-Moya ,  Victor Minguez
ISBN: 9780367199074
Format: Paperback
$77.99

This monograph is a study of the artistic production that formed part of the various lists of the Seven Wonders...  Read More >>

Exclusive Architecture & Innovative Design

Exclusive Architecture & Innovative Design

Author: Claudia Martinez Alonso
ISBN: 9783955881825
Format: Hardback
$36.42

House design is evolving fast, following trends and the needs of our society. There is always a myriad of design...  Read More >>

The Open-Ended City: David Dillon on Texas Architecture

The Open-Ended City: David Dillon on Texas Architecture...

Author: Kathryn Holliday ,  Robert Decherd
ISBN: 9781477317617
Format: Hardback
$43.72

In 1980, David Dillon launched his career as an architectural critic with a provocative article that asked Why...  Read More >>

Design for the Crowd: Patriotism and Protest in Union Square

Design for the Crowd: Patriotism and Protest in Union...

Author: Joanna Merwood-Salisbury
ISBN: 9780226080826
Format: Hardback
$51.09

Situated on Broadway between Fourteenth and Seventeenth Streets, Union Square occupies a central place in both the...  Read More >>

Building Character: The Racial Politics of Modern Architectural Style 1840-1945

Building Character: The Racial Politics of Modern Architectural...

Author: Charles L Davis
ISBN: 9780822945550
Format: Hardback
$80.28

In the nineteenth-century paradigm of architectural organicism, the notion that buildings possessed character provided...  Read More >>

The Splendour of English Gothic Architecture

The Splendour of English Gothic Architecture

Author: Professor John Shannon Hendrix
ISBN: 9781906981983
Format: Hardback
$64.69

This book explains and celebrates the richness of English churches and cathedrals, which have a major place in medieval...  Read More >>

Carl Larsson

Carl Larsson

Author: Klaus H. Carl
ISBN: 9781783105854
Format: Hardback
$20.67

Carl Larsson (1853-1919) emerged from poor beginnings to earn an esteemed place in the hearts and minds of his countrymen....  Read More >>

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