The Pocket Guide to English Architecture

The Pocket Guide to English Architecture

by Philip Wilkinson
     
 

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This user-friendly guide to English architecture up to the mid-twentieth century is divided into styles with examples highlighted (e.g. the Tower of London for Norman Architecture), complemented by original prints which sets this quality book apart from other guides.

The detailed 18th and 19th century (and later) prints enable the reader to understand just

Overview

This user-friendly guide to English architecture up to the mid-twentieth century is divided into styles with examples highlighted (e.g. the Tower of London for Norman Architecture), complemented by original prints which sets this quality book apart from other guides.

The detailed 18th and 19th century (and later) prints enable the reader to understand just what makes these styles so important and have the advantage of being much clearer than much modern photography.

Written by architecture expert Philip Wilkinson, this is a must-read book for anyone who wants to know about English architecture in a pocket-size guide, ideal for reading when traveling.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781783400485
Publisher:
Remember When
Publication date:
04/21/2009
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
144
File size:
21 MB
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Meet the Author

Philip Wilkinson, is renowned for his writings on architecture, amongst other subjects. He has written three books relating to the popular BBC series, Restoration which has helped to raise awareness of British architecture and preserve some of our legacy for future generations. Philip has written over 50 books, including the award-winning Amazing Buildings and A Celebration of Customs and Rituals which has been endorsed by the UN. For more information, see Philip's blog at englishbuildings.blogspot.com.

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