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Author Crinson, Mark.

Title Empire building : orientalism and Victorian architecture / Mark Crinson
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1996


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 MELB  720.941 Cri/Ebo  AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 288 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents Pt. I. Orientalism and Architecture. 1. Useful knowledge: interpreting Islamic architecture, 1700-1840. 2. South-savage: interpreting Islamic architecture, 1840-70. 3. Oriental Byzantium: interpreting Byzantine architecture, 1840-70 -- Pt. II. Architecture and the Orient. 4. Architecture in captivity: James Wild and St Mark's, Alexandria. 5. The spectacle of alliance: British architecture in Istanbul. 6. Dignified progress: later British architecture in Egypt. 7. New Jerusalems: evangelical architecture in Jerusalem
Analysis Architecture History
Notes Bibliography: p263-277. - Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [263]-277) and index
Notes Also available in print edition
Subject Manshūrāt Maʻhad Tārīkh al-ʻUlūm al-ʻArabīyah wa-al-Islāmīyah. Fann al-ʻimārah al-Islāmīyah -- Middle East -- Influence.
Architecture, Victorian.
Architecture, Modern -- Islamic influences.
Islamic architecture -- Middle East -- Influence.
Architecture, Modern -- Great Britain -- Islamic influences.
Architecture -- Great Britain -- Islamic influences.
Architecture, Victorian -- Great Britain.
Exoticism in architecture -- Great Britain.
LC no. 95026418
ISBN 0415139406 hardback
0415139414 paperback
OTHER TI Taylor & Francis EBS Perpetual 2017