Ware, Dora

A short dictionary of British architects… with an introduction on The Character of the Architect by John Gloag.

London, George Allen and Unwin Ltd 1967.

Reference: 06664
Price: £12 [convert currency]

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Thick 8vo. 311+(1)pp, xii photo plates. Publisher’s cloth.

First edition of Ware’s short biographical dictionary of British architects, covering all periods but excluding living architects. Although this dictionary was always inferior to that by Colvin, it can be useful for architects who were in practice before 1600 or after 1840.

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