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Architecture

The Battle for the Life and Beauty of the Earth: A Struggle Between Two World-Systems

ISBN : 9780199898077

Price(incl.tax): 
¥7,381
Author: 
Christopher Alexander
Pages
520 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
187 x 231 mm
Pub date
Nov 2012
The purpose of all architecture, writes Christopher Alexander, is to encourage and support life-giving activity, dreams, and playfulness. But in recent decades, while our buildings are technically bet ... Read more

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The Collected Letters of A. W. N. Pugin: Volume 4: 1849-1850

ISBN : 9780199607846

Price(incl.tax): 
¥36,971
Author: 
Margaret Belcher
Pages
784 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 236 mm
Pub date
Jul 2012
Series
Collected Letters of A.W.N. Pugin
The importance of A. W. N. Pugin (1812-52) in the history of the Gothic Revival, in the development of ecclesiology, in the origins of the Arts and Crafts Movement, and in architectural theory is inco ... Read more

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The Collected Letters of A. W. N. Pugin: Volume V: 1851-1852

ISBN : 9780198713913

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¥32,868
Author: 
Margaret Belcher
Pages
752 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 236 mm
Pub date
Jun 2015
Series
Collected Letters of A.W.N. Pugin
The importance of A. W. N. Pugin (1812-52) in architecture and design in England and beyond is incontestable. The leading architect of the Gothic Revival, Pugin is one of the most significant figures ... Read more

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The Finest Building in America: The New York Crystal Palace, 1853-1858

ISBN : 9780190681210

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¥3,069
Author: 
Edwin G. Burrows
Pages
112 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Apr 2018
The first book-length account of New York's Crystal Palace, which was built in 1853 and burned down in 1858 ... Read more

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The Framing of Sacred Space: The Canopy and the Byzantine Church

ISBN : 9780190465186

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¥9,240
Author: 
Jelena Bogdanovic
Pages
408 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
178 x 254 mm
Pub date
Aug 2017
The Framing of Sacred Space offers the first topical study of canopies as essential spatial and symbolic units in Byzantine-rite churches. Centrally planned columnar structures-typically comprised of ... Read more

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The Icon Project: Architecture, Cities, and Capitalist Globalization

ISBN : 9780190068387

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¥3,839
Author: 
Leslie Sklair
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2019
In the last quarter century, a new form of iconic architecture has appeared throughout the world's major cities. Typically designed by globe-trotting "starchitects" or by a few large transnational arc ... Read more

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The Icon Project: Architecture, Cities, and Capitalist Globalization

ISBN : 9780190464189

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¥5,379
Author: 
Leslie Sklair
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2016
A pioneering look at the ways in which contemporary architecture serves the interests of the capitalist class, from global North to South and through to the petro-cities of the Gulf States In the last ... Read more

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The Lithic Garden: Nature and the Transformation of the Medieval Church

ISBN : 9780190631796

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¥15,246
Author: 
Mailan S. Doquang
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
178 x 254 mm
Pub date
Feb 2018
The Lithic Garden addresses the formal, symbolic, and ideological functions of foliate ornament in medieval French churches, offering remarkable new insights on the complex relationship between organi ... Read more

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The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture (3rd edition)

ISBN : 9780199674992

Price(incl.tax): 
¥2,376
Author: 
James Stevens Curl; Susan Wilson
Pages
896 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Jan 2016
Series
Oxford Quick Reference
Contains over 6,000 entries and over 260 illustrations, primarily focusing on architectural history Fully revised and updated, with hundreds of new entries including individuals such as Sir Franc ... Read more

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The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture (3rd edition)

ISBN : 9780199674985

Price(incl.tax): 
¥8,217
Author: 
James Stevens Curl; Susan Wilson
Pages
1040 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 242 mm
Pub date
Mar 2015
Containing over 6,000 entries from Aalto to Zwinger and written in a clear and concise style, this authoritative dictionary covers architectural history in detail, from ancient times to the present da ... Read more

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