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The Resource Building the medieval world, Christine Sciacca

Building the medieval world, Christine Sciacca

Label
Building the medieval world
Title
Building the medieval world
Statement of responsibility
Christine Sciacca
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sciacca, Christine
Dewey number
723
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
NA350
LC item number
.S35 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The medieval imagination
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architecture, Medieval
  • Architecture and society
  • Architecture, Medieval, in art
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval
Label
Building the medieval world, Christine Sciacca
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction : architecture in medieval life -- Mirror of the medieval world. The castle -- Church spaces -- Medieval cities, towns, and countryside -- Documenting historical buildings -- Medieval construction methods -- Focus : architecture inside and out -- Architecture in stories and symbols. Architecture in Scripture -- Architecture in medieval literature -- Saints and their architectural symbols -- The Virgin Mary and the church -- Focus : architecture takes center stage -- Architecture beyond buildings. Architecture in the margins -- Triumphal arches and niches of honor -- Framing charts and texts -- Structuring compositions -- Focus : architecture abstracted
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vii, 96 p.
Isbn
9781606060063
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009030011
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn427645019
  • (OCoLC)427645019
Label
Building the medieval world, Christine Sciacca
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction : architecture in medieval life -- Mirror of the medieval world. The castle -- Church spaces -- Medieval cities, towns, and countryside -- Documenting historical buildings -- Medieval construction methods -- Focus : architecture inside and out -- Architecture in stories and symbols. Architecture in Scripture -- Architecture in medieval literature -- Saints and their architectural symbols -- The Virgin Mary and the church -- Focus : architecture takes center stage -- Architecture beyond buildings. Architecture in the margins -- Triumphal arches and niches of honor -- Framing charts and texts -- Structuring compositions -- Focus : architecture abstracted
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vii, 96 p.
Isbn
9781606060063
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009030011
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn427645019
  • (OCoLC)427645019

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