This study of the Greek revival opens with the rediscovery of Greece, involving the figures like Hell Fire Dashwood, Twitcher Sandwich and the Dilettanti Society. Their propagation of the Neo-Classical theory is explained and the expression of that theory in Greek Revival architecture covered.
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Book Description John Murray, 1972. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. A very good hbk copy with previous owner's name plate to front end paper. In very good d/w with clear plastic protective cover. 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 126176
Book Description Murray, London, 1972. Pub's Cloth. Book Condition: Vg. Dust Jacket Condition: No d/w. First. The spine is very slightly faded, the upper corners of the boards are very lightly bumped, and the upper corners of four of the plates are lightly creased, and the crease does run across the image as well as the margin in each case. Bookseller Inventory # 20851