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Author Armstrong, Christopher Drew

Title Julien-David Leroy and the making of architectural history / Christopher Drew Armstrong

Publ Info Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2012
Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2012
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 RWU Arch  ARCH NA2599.8.L47 A76 2012    AVAILABLE
Descript xix, 300 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
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Series Classical tradition in architecture
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction. Positioning Leroy -- Voyageur/Philosophe. Traveler in the academy -- A book by its cover -- Measuring the earth -- Greek architecture and the doctrine of Vitruvius -- Greece and the Orient -- A new way of making history -- Mentor in the garden -- Academician/Mentor. Architecture and enlightenment -- Science for the public good -- Monument to a revolutionary hero
LC subject Le Roy, David, 1724?-1803 -- Criticism and interpretation
Le Roy, David, 1724?-1803. Ruines des plus beaux monuments de la Grece
Architecture -- Historiography
Architecture -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- France -- History -- 18th century
Add Author Le Roy, David, 1724?-1803
ISBN 9780415778893 (hbk : alk. paper)
0415778891 (hbk : alk. paper)