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Classical architecture : a complete handbook

Author: Robert Adam; Derek Brentnall
Publisher: London : Viking, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author traces the history of classical architecture to the present day and provides detailed examples of every aspect of classical design. The opening section of the book shows how the influence  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Adam, Robert, 1948-
Classical architecture.
London : Viking, 1990
(OCoLC)649057841
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Adam; Derek Brentnall
ISBN: 0670826138 9780670826131 0670844667 9780670844661
OCLC Number: 22241838
Description: 319 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Classical heritage --
The classical building --
The orders --
Theories if proportion --
Mouldings --
Addition and subtraction --
Hidden orders --
The pediment --
The arch --
The dome --
Rustication --
Doors and porches --
Windows --
Brackets --
The fireplace --
Balustrades and railings --
The skyline --
The natural world --
Geometric patterns --
Classical design.
Responsibility: by Robert Adam ; illustrations by Derek Brentnall.

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