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Personal and Professional Recollections Books

  • Autor: Sir George Gilbert Scott
  • Editor: Cambridge University Press
  • Relaese Date: 23 March 2013
  • ISBN: 110806454X
  • Format Book: PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
  • Number of page: 464 pages
  • File Size: 32MB
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Description Personal and Professional Recollections de Sir George Gilbert Scott:

One of the leading exponents of the nineteenth century's Gothic Revival, the architect Sir George Gilbert Scott (1811-78) most famously designed the Albert Memorial in Kensington Gardens and the Midland Grand Hotel at St Pancras. In the design and restoration of churches and cathedrals, his work was distinguished by its care, skill and sheer volume: most medieval cathedrals in England and Wales, including Westminster Abbey, benefited from Scott's expertise in some form. Written between 1864 and his death, then edited by his son and fellow architect George Gilbert Scott (1839-97), this 1879 autobiography was among the first of its kind, recording the background, career and opinions of a prolific professional architect. Moreover, the work includes a defence of Scott's principles against what he saw as the 'anti-restoration movement', led by John Ruskin and others. Altogether, these lucid memoirs confirm Scott's place at the centre of Victorian design. More knowledge about mcdougal is not found or continues to be removed at the ask on the writer. You could can be keen on various other publications from the Sir George Gilbert Scott. There we were able to get hold of the vast majority of almost all iformatsii in your case. Pertaining to creators of these studies: our website does not include open obtain your current publications on our web sites exclusively opening info on the book. If you think that our website is definitely infringing, make sure you email us over it so if you're really the creator of them guides, i will quickly remove web sites in our web-site.


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