The Seven Lamps of Architecture (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)eBook - 2011
Published in 1840, this long and eloquent essay championed and codified the disparate ideas taking form in English architecture under the rubric of the Gothic Revival. The seven lamps of the title refer to the qualities toward which good architecture must aspire: Sacrifice, Truth, Power, Beauty, Life, Memory, and Obedience.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Barnes & Noble, 2011
Branch Call Number: Freading ebook
Characteristics: 1 online resource (252 pages)