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In search of the unknown in medieval architecture

Author: John James
Publisher: London : Pindar Press, 2007.
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"John James is an Australian architect and medieval historian. Since 1969 he has been searching for the origins of the Gothic style, beginning with a five-year study of Chartres cathedral. At that time there were no coherent techniques for analysing the detailed construction history of existing stone structures. This he created. He expanded his research to include all the early Gothic churches in the Paris region  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
History
Named Person: John James
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John James
ISBN: 190459736X 9781904597360 9781904597537 190459753X
OCLC Number: 173163859
Description: ii, 588 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Responsibility: John James.

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John James is an Australian architect and medieval historian. Since 1969, he has been searching for the origins of the Gothic style, beginning with a five-year study of Chartres cathedral. At that  Read more...

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