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Summerson, John

The classical language of architecture.

London, Methuen & Co Ltd 1964.

Reference: 8997
Price: £10 [convert currency]

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Oblong small folio. 56pp, 63 photo ills on plates. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.

First edition of the text of Summerson’s broadcast talks delivered under this title in May-July 1963 (Summerson’s booklet published under an identical title in 1963 was only a summary of their intended content). Still interesting for Summerson’s frank expressions of opinion on aspects of classical architecture.