Architecture and Design

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  • Oriental Architecture in the West by CONNER Patrick
    CONNER Patrick
    Oriental Architecture in the West

    Thames and Hudson 1979

    200pp with 154 illustrations including 14 in colour. Small 4to.Vg in good dust wrapper. Useful in bringing together sources for chinese and other oriental designs imported into Europe including the UK. Much on the way in which the Orient influenced Walpole, Repton and NAsh. Draws on contemporary sources of its illustrations.

    Stock ID: 22431
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  • GLOAG, J.
    Mr. Loudon's England.

    Oriel Press, 1970.

    224pp, 99 b/w ills. 8vo. Good copy in slightly worn dw. 'The Life and Works of John Claudius Loudon' plus his influence on architecture and furniture design.'

    Stock ID: 22423
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    Inigo Jones: Complete Architectural Drawings.

    The Drawing Centre, 1989.

    336pp, 36 col. illus. b/w photographs, plans and drawings. This is the first single-volume catalogue of all Jones' 93 surviving architectural drawings. Each drawing is accompanied by full technical descriptions and commentary. Wraps.

    Stock ID: 22411
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  • CULLEN Gordon
    The Concise Townscape

    The Architectural Press 1971 Ist paperback edition with new material. Revised edition 1985

    Reprint. 200pp illustrated with b/w line ills and photographs. First published as a book in 1961 which in turn embraced articles first developed for Architectural Review. This is a key reference for those interested in visual coherence in towns.

    Stock ID: 21646
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  • WATKIN David
    Thomas Hope and the Neoclassical Revival

    John Murray 1968

    316pp illus. with b/w plates. Vg in dust wrapper. Important study of the life and work of Thomas Hope who prescribed classicism in design but who Watkins reveals as a romantic at heart.

    Stock ID: 20790
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