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Some Account of Gothic Architecture in Spain

Some Account of Gothic Architecture in Spain
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Part of Cambridge Library Collection - Art and Architecture

  • Date Published: November 2017
  • availability: Temporarily unavailable - available from TBC
  • format: Multiple copy pack
  • isbn: 9781108071185

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About the Authors
  • An architect and architectural theorist, George Edmund Street (1824–81) was one of the key proponents of the 'High Victorian' Gothic style in nineteenth-century Britain. He is best known as the mind behind London's Royal Courts of Justice. Elected an associate of the Royal Academy in 1866, Street became its professor of architecture in 1880. In 1874 he received the gold medal of the Royal Institute of British Architects, and he served as the Institute's president in 1881. This two-volume work was first published in 1865, and is reissued here in its 1914 version, edited by the American art historian Georgiana Goddard King (1871–1939), who reminds her readers that Street's guide was pioneering in its time, and remains indispensable to the understanding of the Gothic era in Europe. The work takes the reader on a tour of Spain's most ancient and architecturally important towns and cities.

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    Product details

    • Date Published: November 2017
    • format: Multiple copy pack
    • isbn: 9781108071185
    • length: 752 pages
    • dimensions: 216 x 140 x 45 mm
    • weight: 0.98kg
    • contains: 130 b/w illus.
    • availability: Temporarily unavailable - available from TBC
  • Table of Contents

    Volume 1: Introductory note
    1. Irun, San Sebastian, Burgos
    2. Burgos
    3. Palencia, Valladolid
    4. Salamanca, Zamora, Benavente
    5. Leon
    6. Astorga, Lugo, La Coruna
    7. Santiago de Compostella
    8. Medina del Campo, Avila
    9. Segovia
    10. Madrid, Alcalá, Guadalajara, Sigüenza
    11. Toledo
    Index. Volume 2:
    12. Valencia
    13. Tarragona
    14. Barcelona
    15. Gerona, Perpinan, S. Elne
    16. Manresa, Lérida
    17. Huesca, Zaragoza
    18. Tarazona, Veruela
    19. Tudela, Olite, Pamplona
    20. Summary of the history of Gothic architecture in Spain
    21. The Spanish architects of the middle ages
    Appendices A-I

  • Author

    George Edmund Street


    Georgiana Goddard King

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