Logo

The Practical Book of Architecture

Large book cover: The Practical Book of Architecture

The Practical Book of Architecture
by

Publisher: J.B. Lippincott Company
ISBN/ASIN: 1141886170
Number of pages: 502

Description:
Ability to distinguish the various principal styles of architecture, and to know something of these styles, should be a part of the education and culture of every well-informed man and woman. The book gives a thorough working knowledge of architecture and architectural styles, so far as is necessary for the use of the general reader.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Similar books

Book cover: Architecture and DemocracyArchitecture and Democracy
by - A. A. Knopf
This book was written in the scant intervals afforded by the practice of the profession of architecture, so broadened as to include the study of abstract form, the creation of ornament, experiments with color and light, and educational activities.
(5720 views)
Book cover: CADD PrimerCADD Primer
by - Mailmax Pub
CADD Primer is a beginners reference book on computer aided design and drafting. It describes the general principles of working with CAD. It can give you a headstart in learning CAD regardless whatever CAD program you may have to use.
(8503 views)
Book cover: Rural ArchitectureRural Architecture
by - ManyBooks
A complete description of farm houses, cottages, and out buildings, comprising wood houses, workshops, tool houses, carriage and wagon houses, stables, smoke and ash houses, ice houses, apiary or bee house, poultry houses, rabbitry, dovecote, etc.
(9302 views)
Book cover: Building GreenBuilding Green
by - University of California Press
Rademacher shows how environmental architects forged sustainability concepts and sought to make them meaningful through engaged architectural practice. Author offers insights into the many roles that converge to produce this form of urban expertise.
(1131 views)