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Williams-Ellis, Clough 1883-1978

Overview
Works: 139 works in 411 publications in 4 languages and 3,243 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Catalogs  History  Records and correspondence  Guidebooks  Architectural drawings  Juvenile works  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Other
Classifications: NA997.W5, 914.2
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The pleasures of architecture by Clough Williams-Ellis( Book )

31 editions published between 1924 and 1955 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tank corps by Clough Williams-Ellis( Book )

13 editions published between 1919 and 2015 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

England and the octopus by Clough Williams-Ellis( Book )

21 editions published between 1928 and 1996 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portmeirion : the place and its meaning by Clough Williams-Ellis( Book )

12 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clough Williams-Ellis by Richard Haslam( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clough Williams-Ellis was an architect whose work is much concerned with the creation of happiness, particularly at his model resort at Portmeirion on the Welsh west coast. He had an office in London from 1906 to 1939, and then practised and wrote from home in his native North Wales. This book reproduces over eighty of Clough's designs, mostly for buildings but including some for furnishings. It concentrates on the line and colour of an unusually visual and cheerful architect, whose drawings are striking works in themselves, and who stood somewhat apart from his more traditional, and later more Modernist, fellows. The drawings, selected from those in the Drawings Collection at the RIBA, represent various aspects of his career: cottages and small public buildings, country houses and churches, public halls and gardens, and Portmeirion where he worked from 1925 to 1976. Richard Haslam describes Clough's background career, his London office, and his architectural vision. Each illustration is accompanied by an extensive caption describing the scheme
On trust for the nation by Clough Williams-Ellis( Book )

9 editions published between 1947 and 1949 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building in cob, pisé, and stabilized earth by Clough Williams-Ellis( Book )

28 editions published between 1916 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study is based on experiments in the use of pisé de terre and other earth based materials. Whilst earth building has not developed significantly in the UK, the sustainable architecture movement has stimulated interest in new earthen buildings
Cottage building in cob, pise, chalk and clay : a renaissance by Clough Williams-Ellis( Book )

14 editions published between 1919 and 2008 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Town and country planning by Clough Williams-Ellis( Book )

13 editions published in 1951 in 3 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manifesto : being the book of the Federation of Progressive Societies and Individuals by England) Progressive League (London( Book )

2 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventure of building; being something about architecture and planning for intelligent young citizens and their backward elders by Clough Williams-Ellis( Book )

5 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roads in the landscape by Clough Williams-Ellis( Book )

9 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paper presented to the Maritime Law Association of Australia & New Zealand (Tasmanian Branch) Launceston September 17th, 1987
Cottage building in cob, pisé, chalk & clay by Clough Williams-Ellis( Book )

4 editions published between 1919 and 1920 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Royal Festival Hall by Clough Williams-Ellis( Book )

11 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plan for living; the architect's part by Clough Williams-Ellis( Book )

6 editions published between 1941 and 1944 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alone and loitering : pages from an artist's travel-diary (1938-1944) by Silvia Baker( Book )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to the Cotswolds by Lock & Co Ward( Book )

6 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Headlong down the years : a tale of to-day by Amabel Williams-Ellis( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In and out of doors by Susan Williams-Ellis( Book )

5 editions published between 1937 and 1949 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On trust for the nation; drawings by Barbara Jones by Clough Williams-Ellis( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Clough Williams-Ellis
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Alternative Names
Clough Williams-Ellis

Clough Williams-Ellis Brits architect (1883-1978)

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Ellis, Bertram Clough

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Williams-Ellis, Bertram Clough, Sir

Williams-Ellis, C.

Williams-Ellis, C. 1883-1978

Williams-Ellis, C. (Clough), 1883-1978

Williams-Ellis, Clough

Williams-Ellis, Clough 1883-

Williams-Ellis, Clough 1883-1978

Williams-Ellis, Clough 1883- Sir

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Williams-Ellis, Clough, Sir, 1883-1978

Williams-Ellis, Sir Bertram Clough

Williams-Ellis, Sir Clough

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Languages
English (256)

Spanish (1)

Danish (1)

Welsh (1)