Architectural theory : from the Renaissance to the present
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Köln : Taschen, [2015].
Status
Central - Adult Nonfiction
720.1 ARCHI

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Book
Physical Desc
845 pages : illustrations (some color), plans (some color) ; 21 cm.
Language
English
ISBN
9783836557467, 3836557460

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"Original edition: ©2003 TASCHEN GmbH."
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 826-833) and index.
Description
"The present volume discusses the most important treatises on architecture from the Renaissance to today. The authors explore the origins of each treatise and examine the motives that have prompted architects over the past 500 years to set down their ideas on paper. Grouped by nation and epoch, the writings of Leon Battista Alberti, Andrea Palladio, Marc-Antoine Laugier, Eugène Viollet-le-Duc, John Shute Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach, Karl Friedrich Schinkel, Le Corbusier, Frank Lloyd Wright, Aldo Rossi and Rem Koolhaas are just some of those discussed"--Inside front cover.
Language
Translated from the German.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Evers, B., & Thoenes, C. (2015). Architectural theory: from the Renaissance to the present . Taschen.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Evers, Bernd, 1941- and Christof. Thoenes. 2015. Architectural Theory: From the Renaissance to the Present. Köln: Taschen.

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Evers, Bernd, 1941- and Christof. Thoenes. Architectural Theory: From the Renaissance to the Present Köln: Taschen, 2015.

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Evers, Bernd, and Christof Thoenes. Architectural Theory: From the Renaissance to the Present Taschen, 2015.

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