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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
James, John, 1931-
Contractors of Chartres.
Wyong, Australia : Mandorla ; London : Croom Helm, 1981
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|ISBN:||0959600531 9780959600537 095960054X 9780959600544 0959600515 9780959600513|
|Notes:||"Chapters I-V were first published in French 1977, chapters VI-XII in 1979, and chapters XIII-XXII in 1981 ... Chapters I-V were first published in English 1978 ..."
Index in v. 2.
|Description:||2 volumes : illustrations ; 29 cm|
|Contents:||Volume 1: the contractors - glossary of terms; beneath the aisle roofs; were the porches added?; inside the transept stairs; teams and methods; the footing outside; the footing inside; the first plan; alterations in the apse - isometrics A to G; the eastern stairs; valuating the aisles; the triforium - isometrics H to Q. Volume 2: the tower rooms in the south and east; towers - apsidal and southern; delays in the north; carving the porches; the northen triforium - isometrics R to Z; the clerestory; the high vaults; the transept & their roses - isometrics a to g; capping the incomplete; the contractors.|
|Other Titles:||Chartres, les constructeurs|