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Roofed Theaters of Classical Antiquity
ISBN: HB: 9780300046854, Yale University Press, October 1992
258 pp., 28.9x30.5 cm
This book explores the roofed theatre sites of classical antiquity. George Izenour examines 24 Greek, Graeco-Hellenistic, and Roman buildings. He provides architectural drawings of their probable original appearance and discusses how these huge space...
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£215,00
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Logic of Reflection German Philosophy in the Twentieth Century
ISBN: HB: 9780300052077, Yale University Press, June 1992
256 pp., 24.1x15.9 cm
This lucid and original book offers a detailed and critical exposition of German metaphysics and philosophy of logic during the past century. Julian Roberts sets his argument in the context of the current debate between "analytical" and "continental"...
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£46,00
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Early Christian and Byzantine Architecture
ISBN: PB: 9780300052947, Yale University Press, May 1992
554 pp., 28.4x21.4 cm, 406 colour and black&white illus.
Presents an overall view of the history and changing character of Early Christian and Byzantine architecture, from Rome and Milan to North Africa, Constantinople, Greece and the Balkans and from Egypt and Jerusalem to the villages and monasteries of...
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£35,00
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Arts in Prehistoric Greece
ISBN: PB: 9780300052879, Yale University Press, May 1992
311 pp., 28.4x21.4 cm, 237 colour and black&white illus.
A survey of how the Aegean peoples expressed themselves during a period of some 5000 years after the end of the Bronze Age (circa 1100 BC), and before the rise of Greek art. Work produced in the ambience of the palaces of Crete (including the palace...
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£35,00
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Roman Imperial Architecture
ISBN: PB: 9780300052923, Yale University Press, May 1992
532 pp., 28.4x21.4 cm, 316 colour and black&white illus.
This history of Roman Imperial architecture looks at the interaction of two dominant themes – in Rome itself the emergence of a new architecture based on the use of Roman concrete, and in the provinces the development of interrelated but distinctive...
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£35,00
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Prehistoric Art in Europe
ISBN: PB: 9780300052862, Yale University Press, May 1992
508 pp., 28.4x21.4 cm, 442 colour and black&white illus.
Until around 10,000 BC art in Europe appears to have been in advance of the rest of the world and throws light on the total history of early man. The great masterpieces of cave-painting at Lascaux are well known, and one tradition of early sculpture...
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£35,00
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Sculpture in Britain, 1530-1830
ISBN: PB: 9780300053180, ISBN: HB: 9780300053173, Yale University Press, May 1992
522 pp., 28.4x21.4 cm, 318 colour and black&white illus.
This comprehensive survey of sculpture in Britain from the Reformation to the accession of Queen Victoria aims to shed light on English taste in the period. It examines the family tomb and the portrait bust, the forms of sculpture most favoured in Br...
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£35,00
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£40,00
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Highlands and Islands Buildings of Scotland
ISBN: HB: 9780300096255, Yale University Press, January 1992
686 pp., 21.6x12.1 cm, 64 illus.
This volume covers the vast area of the Highland region, the Western Isles, Orkney and Shetland and highlights buildings and monuments as varied as its landscapes: brochs, cairns and ceremonial settings of standing stones; cathedrals and abbeys, both...
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£35,00
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Northumberland Buildings of England
ISBN: HB: 9780300096385, Yale University Press, January 1992
704 pp., 21.6x12.1 cm, 64 illus.
The county's remarkable and richly varied military architecutre, from Hadrian's Wall to Warkworth, contrasts with monastic ruins buried deep in the valleys of the Coquet and the Aln or standing proudly by the sea at Holy Island and Tynemouth. Newcast...
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£35,00
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