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The comfort of the past : building in Oxford and beyond 1815-2015

Author: Steven Parissien
Publisher: London : Paul Holberton Publishing, 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This groundbreaking architectural history examines what people actually wanted in their institutional and private patronage over the last two centuries as opposed to what architects and theorists  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Parissien
ISBN: 9781907372773 1907372776
OCLC Number: 898163656
Description: 200 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm.
Responsibility: Steven Parissien.

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Beautifully written and lavishly illustrated, The Comfort of the Past also considers the influence of Oxford on country houses in the area and on architecture in America." RIAS Quarterly

 
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