The Architectural History of Venice: Revised and enlarged edition

The Architectural History of Venice: Revised and enlarged edition by Deborah Howard, Laura Moretti

Title: The Architectural History of Venice: Revised and enlarged edition
Author: Deborah Howard, Laura Moretti
ISBN10: 0300090293
ISBN13: 978-0300090291
Publisher: Yale University Press; Revised, Enlarged edition (May 10, 2004)
Language: English
Subcategory: Engineering
Size PDF: 1607 kb
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Rating: 4.6/5
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Pages: 368 pages
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The Architectural History of Venice: Revised and enlarged edition by Deborah Howard, Laura Moretti


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This book is the indispensable guide to the history of architecture in Venice, encompassing the city’s fascinating variety of buildings from ancient times to the present day. Completely updated and filled with splendid new illustrations, this edition invites all visitors to Venice, armchair travelers, and students of Renaissance art and architecture to a fuller appreciation of the buildings of this uniquely beautiful city.“The best concise introduction to Venetian architecture in English.”―Times Literary Supplement“Compact and manageable . . . an excellent introduction to the novice preparing for a first Venetian experience.”―Society of Architectural Historians“A hugely rewarding and accessible book.”―Richard Cork, Modern Painters