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Neoclassical Architecture In Copenhagen & Athens

by Jorgensen, L. Balslev & Porphyrios, Demetri (Editors)

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1987
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1st US Edition
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9780312182236
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New York: St Martins Press, 1987 Series : Architectural Design Profile # 66. A well-illustrated survey of Neoclassical design both in Denmark and Greece, in particular the work of the Danish architects Christan and Theophilos Hansen in Athens, Published as part of Architectural Design Volume 57 3/4 1987 Distributed in the USA by St.Martins Press. 80p. illus, diagrams Description:… Read more
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Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea : Why the Greeks Matter (The Hinges of History Ser., Vol. 4)

by Cahill, Thomas

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2003
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9780385495530
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New York: Doubleday Publishing, 2003 Thomas Cahill brings his characteristic wit and style to a fascinating tour of ancient Greece. Explore the legacy, good and bad, of the ancient Greeks. the Greeks invented everything from Western warfare to mystical prayer, from logic to statecraft. Many of their achievements, particularly in art and philosophy, are widely celebrated, other important innovations and… Read more
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Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea : Why the Greeks Matter (The Hinges of History Ser., Vol. 4)

by Cahill, Thomas

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2003
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Large Type Edition
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9780375432316
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New York: Random House Large Type, 2003 Thomas Cahill brings his characteristic wit and style to a fascinating tour of ancient Greece. Explore the legacy, good and bad, of the ancient Greeks. the Greeks invented everything from Western warfare to mystical prayer, from logic to statecraft. Many of their achievements, particularly in art and philosophy, are widely celebrated, other important… Read more
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Greece :Old and New :The Power of the Near East in History and Today

by Phoutrides, Aristides

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1921
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New York: The Mentor, 1921 Articles in "The Mentor" Volume 9, Number1, February 1921 This special issue includes "Beautiful gravure pictures, reproductions of exclusive photograohs made by order of the Greek government ... "Monasteries in the Air" The Acropolis of Athens, the temples and cities of ancient Greece...." 40p.illus.. Stapled Wraps. Fine.
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Neoclassical Architecture in Greece (Getty Trust Publications: J. Paul Getty Museum)

by Biris, Manos & Kardsmitst-Adamia, Maro

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2005
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9780892367757
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Los Angeles: J.Paul Getty Museum, 2005 The establishment of the Modern Greek state in the late 1820s, after four centuries of Ottoman rule, marks a crucial advance in the long history of the Greek nation. Inspired by their new sense of nationalism, the Greeks turned to their own rich architectural heritage - the physical ruins of whose glories stood all… Read more
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The Heritage of Hellenism

by Ferguson, John

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1973
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1st UK Edition.
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London: Thames & Hudson, 1973 Survey of the impact of the Hellenistic period when ". the achievement of Classical Greece was diffused and transmitted throughout the known world." 180p. plates (some col.) bibliography.index. 1st UK Edition.. Soft Cover. Fine.
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The Tyranny of Greece Over Germany

by Butler, E.M

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1958
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First Thus.
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Boston: Beacon Press, 1958 "A study of the influence exercised by Greek art and poetry over German writers of the 18th.19th. and 20th centuries" Originally published in 1935, this book provides a study of the powerful influence exercised by Ancient Greek culture on German writers from the eighteenth century onwards. The text takes as its starting point Johann Joachim Winckelmann… Read more
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Classical Language of Architecture (World of Art)

by Summerson, John

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1980
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9780500201770
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Lonedon: Thames & Hudson, 1980 This book sets out 'as simply and as vividly as possible the exact grammatical workings of classical architecture'. It focuses on its expansion and use since the Renaissance. The chapters are: the essentials of classicism; the grammar of antiquity; 16th century linguistics; the rhetoric of the barque; the light of reason and of archaeology; classical… Read more
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Robert Adam and Kedleston: The Making of a Neoclassical Masterpiece

by Harris, Leslie

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1987
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1st UK Edition.
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9780707800875
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London: National Trust, 1987 1st UK Edition.. Softcover. As New.
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The French Empire Style

by Gonzalez-Palacios, Alvar

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1970
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Near Fine
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1st UK Ed..
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9780600012450
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London: Hamlyn, 1970 1st UK Ed... Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea : Why the Greeks Matter (The Hinges of History Ser., Vol. 4)

by Cahill, Thomas

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2003
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9780385495547
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New York: Anchor Books, 2003 Thomas Cahill brings his characteristic wit and style to a fascinating tour of ancient Greece. Explore the legacy, good and bad, of the ancient Greeks. the Greeks invented everything from Western warfare to mystical prayer, from logic to statecraft. Many of their achievements, particularly in art and philosophy, are widely celebrated, other important innovations and… Read more
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Once Upon a Vase

by Jobson,Sandra

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1970
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1st Australian Ed.
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Melbourne, Australia: Macmillan & Co, 1970 Stories of the Greek Gods retold for children, with charming illustrations by an Australian artist who based them on the Francois Vase found in Italy in 1845. As the colophon states " Ergotinos made my vase, and Kleiton painted me. Sandra Jobson has retold my story and redrawn my illustrations in my book. 45p.… Read more
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Mediterranean Heritage

by Fox, David Scott

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Published
1978
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Fine
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1st UK Ed..
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9780710088406
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London: Routledge, Kegan Paul, 1978 Surveys the influence of Mediterranean cultures (Greek , Roman, Renaissance ) on English architecture and painting.179p. plates bibliography.index. 1st UK Ed... Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good, Price Clipped.
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The Glory That is Greece

by Hughes, Hilda (ed)

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1944
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1st.US Ed..
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London: Hutchinson, 1944 A wide ranging collection of essays and extracts about Greece, both ancient and modern, ''published in Aid of the Greek Red Cross for relief and post-war work and under the auspices of the Greek Government Department of Information." in 1944.. 1st.US Ed... Cloth. Good/No Jacket.
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An Odyssey Round Odysseus

by Rubens, Beaty & Taplin, Oliver

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1989
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First Thus
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9780563207832
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London: BBC Books, 1989 "The story of Odysseus ... has always captured the imagination of poets, painters and travellers alike. This book and the Radio 4 series it accompanies is a journey back to some of the place Odysseus knew .... and a look at the new archaeologial evidence .... it also traces the figure of Odysseus through art… Read more
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Victorian Olympus.

by Gaunt,William

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Published
1988
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9780747401537
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London: Cardinal, 1988 Survey of the Victorian painters who used ancient Greek Art as their inspiration - Frederic Leighton, Albert Moore,Lawrence Alma -Tadema, Edward John Poynter,George Frederick Watts. Pbk.176p.plates (B & W) index.. Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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Ulysses: A Drama in a Prologue & Three Acts

by Phillips, Stephen

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Published
1909
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Reprint
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London: John Lane : Bodley Head, 1909 148p.[+ 8 pages of publisher's ads]. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Empire Style, 1804-1815

by Aprà, Nietta

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Published
1972
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First Thus.
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9780856131264
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London: Orbis Publishing, 1972 Illustrated survey of the Greek and Roman influence on furnishing and design in the Napoleonic Empire period ()1004-1815) with coloured pictures particularly from the restored decor in Malmaison.64p.. First Thus.. Laminated HC. Very Good/No Jacket.
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The Parthenon at Athens, Greece and at Nashville, Tennessee

by Wilson, Benjamin Franklin

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1956
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First Thus.
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Goodlettsville, TN: Southern Postcard Company, 1956 Excerpts from "The Parthenon of Pericles and Its Reproduction in America" Benjamin Franklin Wilson III . [24 p] Illus B & W. Small tourist brochure from the Nashville Parthenon laid in.. First Thus.. Card Covers. Fine. Brochure/Pamphlet.
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The Greek Revival

by Crook, J.Mordaunt

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Published
1968
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1st.UK Ed.
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London: Country Life Books, 1968 Short survey of the influence of classical Greek styles and motifs on British architecture. Illustrated by drawing s, both of classical buildings and of designs based on them from the collection of the Royal Institute of British Architects. 64p. illus.bibliography.. 1st.UK Ed.. Original Wraps. Very Good.
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