On Adam's House in Paradise: The Idea of the Primitive Hut in Architectural History / Edition 2

On Adam's House in Paradise: The Idea of the Primitive Hut in Architectural History / Edition 2

by Joseph Rykwert
     
 

On Adam's House in Paradise "takes off backward through history hunting for Adam's house, the original image. En route, with wry wit and charm, Rykwert singes every generation of architectural theoreticians back to Vitruvius, but he manages to illuminate their efforts and their immolations."—Charles Moore, Progressive ArchitectureSee more details below

Overview

On Adam's House in Paradise "takes off backward through history hunting for Adam's house, the original image. En route, with wry wit and charm, Rykwert singes every generation of architectural theoreticians back to Vitruvius, but he manages to illuminate their efforts and their immolations."—Charles Moore, Progressive Architecture

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780262680363
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
12/29/1981
Edition description:
second edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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