Architecture and geometry in the age of the Baroque (Book, 2002) [WorldCat.org]
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Architecture and geometry in the age of the Baroque

Author: George L Hersey
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The age of the baroque - a time of great strides in science and mathematics - also saw the construction of some of the world's most magnificent buildings. Hersey explores the interrelations of the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George L Hersey
ISBN: 0226327841 9780226327846
OCLC Number: 50527104
Notes: Originally published: 2000.
Description: 280 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Responsibility: George L. Hersey.

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"In Architecture and Geometry in the Age of the Baroque, George L. Hersey examines the era's scientific, musical and architectural lore of number, shape and proportion.... A beguiling book." - Kerry Read more...

 
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