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Architecture : [electronic resource] the natural and the manmade / Vincent Scully.

By: Scully, Vincent Joseph, 1920-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1991Edition: 1st ed.Description: xiii, 388 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 27 cm.ISBN: 0312062923 :; 9780312062927.Subject(s): Architecture | Nature (Aesthetics) | Architecture | Nature (Esthétique) | Architektur | GeschichteDDC classification: 720 Other classification: 21.62 Online resources: Free eBook from the Internet Archive | Additional information and access via Open Library
Contents:
America : the sacred mountain -- The sacred mountain in Mesopotamia, Egypt, and the Aegean -- The Greek Temple -- Olympia and the acropolis of Athens -- Hellenistic and Roman : the ideal world of interior space -- The Gothic cathedral : structure -- The Gothic cathedral : experience -- Italian urbanism : the town and the garden -- The French classic garden : the art of pourtraiture -- The shape of France : gardens, fortifications, and modern urbanism -- Palladio, the English garden, and the modern age.
Summary: A comprehensive study of architecture through the ages and it's relationship to the natural world.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

America : the sacred mountain -- The sacred mountain in Mesopotamia, Egypt, and the Aegean -- The Greek Temple -- Olympia and the acropolis of Athens -- Hellenistic and Roman : the ideal world of interior space -- The Gothic cathedral : structure -- The Gothic cathedral : experience -- Italian urbanism : the town and the garden -- The French classic garden : the art of pourtraiture -- The shape of France : gardens, fortifications, and modern urbanism -- Palladio, the English garden, and the modern age.

A comprehensive study of architecture through the ages and it's relationship to the natural world.

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