Very Good. The authors begin by describing how Baroque developed in Rome in the 17th century, when a group of outstanding architects built a series of churches characterised by a powerful sense of dynamism and a feeling of tremendous visual richness. Twelve superb churches, each exemplifying an important aspect of the style, have been chosen to illustrate this general theme." Very good in very good dust jacket. 189pp. Map endpapers, frontispiece, black and white and color photographs, illustrations, plans, bibliography, glossary, index. Minor edgewear and chipping to dust jacket Publisher series: Great Buildings of the World. * Illustrations consist of an occasional color photograph, but mostly black and white renderings of floor plans, interior and exterior details. Front free endpapers map of sites in Italy, southern France and Yugoslavia. Back endpapers map of sites in France, Switzerland, Austria and the rest of the northern part of Europe. Shipped promptly in a padded envelope or cardboard box.
Color & b/w Illustrations By Eulalie. Very Good in J Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" A very good copy in very good dust jacket with a minor nick to jacket. Square 8vo with DJ 189 Concentration on Italy and Central Europe. Series: Great Buildings of the World.
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