A Guide to the Architecture of London

Author: Edward Jones

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson Limited

ISBN:

Category: Architecture

Page: 496

View: 657

London has an unrivalled richness of architecture, from its squares and houses to its palaces and churches. This is the only guide to cover all of London's building history, from its Roman foundation to the massive expansion of the nineteenth century which made London the largest city on earth.

Guide to the Architecture of London

Author: Edward Jones

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Architecture

Page: 496

View: 166

London has an unrivalled richness of architecture, from its squares and houses to its palaces and churches. This is the only guide to cover all of London's building history, from its Roman foundation to the massive expansion of the 19th century which made London the largest city on earth.

A Guide to the Architecture of London

Author: Edward Jones

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson

ISBN:

Category: Travel

Page: 444

View: 898

London has an unrivalled richness of architecture, from its squares and houses to its palaces and churches. This is the only guide to cover all of London's building history, from its Roman foundation to the massive expansion of the 19th century which made London the largest city on earth.

The Architects and Architecture of London

Author: Kenneth Allinson

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN:

Category: Architecture

Page: 447

View: 795

Architects and Architecture of London is a visual, highly illustrated guide to London's greatest historic buildings and the lives of the architects who designed them. The book is organised by architect, to provide an easy point of reference for today's designers and students and all those interested in the architectural history of London. Architects and Architecture of London illuminates the city's two thousand year architectural history, through the lives and works of historic architects who remain salient and significant in London's contemporary architectural geography.

The Art and Architecture of London

An Illustrated Guide

Author: Ann Saunders

Publisher: Phaidon Press

ISBN:

Category: Design

Page: 480

View: 754

This comprehensive, prize-winning guide introduces the reader, whether visitor or resident, to the unparalleled visual wealth and historical interest found in London's neighbourhoods, architecture and cultural sites. Ann Saunders' lively style, enthusiasm and narrative gift bring her topographical survey to life, enriching it with historical information and details of the people who built London as well as those living in it. This tome stands out with its thorough and sympathetic treatment of London's suburbs - paying unprecedented homage to their little-known wealth of old village centres, medieval churches and fine houses. A great city deserves to be celebrated in its entirety: this book does exactly that and much more.

London

A Guide to Recent Architecture

Author: Samantha Hardingham

Publisher: Batsford

ISBN:

Category: Architecture

Page: 360

View: 738

The information in this guide ranges from brief perspectives on the city's architectural history to tips on how to navigate the local public transit system. The book considers architecture not as something that happens on isolated building sites, but rather as social, cultural, and political phenomena. At four inches square, this portable little book is an ideal travel companion. Illustrations.

The Architecture of Paris

An Architectural Guide

Author: Andrew Ayers

Publisher: Edition Axel Menges

ISBN:

Category: Architecture

Page: 415

View: 431

Over 300 buildings of the last 2000 years are presented.

A Guide to Postmodern Architecture in London

Author: Pablo Bronstein

Publisher: Walther Konig

ISBN:

Category: Architecture

Page: 87

View: 579

Mimicking an architectural almanac of the nineteenth century, artist Pablo Bronstein presents the Postmodern architecture of London. Each building is described by a drawing and text by the artist. The book is based on the guided bus tours Bronstein conducted as an official project for the visitors of the 2006 Frieze Art Fair.

A Guide to the Architecture of St. Louis

Author: Frank Peters

Publisher: University of Missouri Press

ISBN:

Category: Architecture

Page: 212

View: 751

Briefly identifies architecturally significant office buildings, homes, bridges, and churches

London

The Architecture Guide

Author: David Whitehead

Publisher: Verlagshaus Braun

ISBN:

Category: Architecture

Page: 336

View: 770

A guide to the fascinating architecture of London guiding through all historical architectural eras - from the Roman past to the present.