The Stones of Venice - Volume I: The Foundations

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"More than simply a survey of an ancient city's most significant buildings, The Stones of Venice first published in three volumes between 1851 and 1853 is an expression of a philosophy of art, nature, and morality that goes beyond art history, and has inspired such thinkers as Leo Tolstoy, Marcel Proust, and Mahatma Gandhi. Volume I, intended as the groundwork for the author's subsequent architectural teaching, provides a brief history of Venice and an analysis of architecture s functional and ornamental aspects. Unabridged ...

The Stones of Venice - Volume I: The Foundations 2013, Cosimo Classics

ISBN-13: 9781602067004

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The Stones of Venice - Volume I: The Foundations 2013, Cosimo Classics

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