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Author Watkin, David, 1941-

Title Morality and architecture : the development of a theme in architectural history and theory from the Gothic revival to the modern movement / by David Watkin
Published Oxford [Eng.] : Clarendon Press, 1977


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Description viii, 126 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Introduction -- Part I: The theme in the nineteenth century: (1) Pugin ; (2) Viollet-le-Duc -- Part II: The theme in the twentieth century: (1) Lethaby ; (2) The brave new world ; (3) Furneaux Jordan -- Part III: Pevsner: (1) Early writings ; (2) The historic mission ; (3) "Historicism" -- Conclusion
Analysis Architecture - Europe, Western - Historiography
Jordan, Robert Furneaux
Western Europe Architecture Historiology Historicism Effects
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Jordan, R. Furneaux (Robert Furneaux)
Architecture, Modern -- 19th century.
Architecture, Modern -- 20th century.
Eclecticism in architecture.
LC no. 77006815
ISBN 0198173504