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Crook, J.Mordaunt

The dilemma of style. Architectural ideas from the picturesque to the post-modern.

Chicago, University of Chicago Press 1987.

Reference: 11893
Price: £45 [convert currency]

Full Description

8vo. 348pp, 217 photo ills. Publisher’s cloth, in dustwrapper. James Stirling’s copy, with his booklabel.

A substantial exploration of opinions on architectural style formulated by British architects from the late eighteenth century onwards, embodying material from Crook’s Slade Lectures delivered at Oxford in 1979-80 and from his Waynflete Lectures delivered there in 1985.