The Gothic revival & American church architecture : an episode in taste, 1840-1856 (Book, 1968) [WorldCat.org]
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The Gothic revival & American church architecture : an episode in taste, 1840-1856

Author: Phoebe B Stanton
Publisher: Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press [1968]
Series: Johns Hopkins studies in nineteenth-century architecture.
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She confirms the importance of the Cambridge Camden Society, which provided the theoretical atmosphere and practical examples that helped to establish new standards of excellence in American  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Stanton, Phoebe B.
Gothic revival & American church architecture.
Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press [1968]
(OCoLC)563641351
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Phoebe B Stanton
ISBN: 0801856221 9780801856228
OCLC Number: 385717
Description: xxiv, 350 pages illustrations 24 cm.
Contents: The background --
Ecclesiology in the United States: the first phase, 1841-1847 --
The second phase, 1846-1848 --
Christ Church Cathedral and the Chapel of saint Anne, Fredericton, New Brunswick --
The New York Ecclesiological Society and its journal --
Some buildings and architects of the American gothic and parish church revivals --
Contributions of the parish church revivals.
Series Title: Johns Hopkins studies in nineteenth-century architecture.
Other Titles: Gothic revival and American church architecture
Responsibility: [by] Phoebe B. Stanton.

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