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Greek Architecture

ISBN-10: 0300064926

ISBN-13: 9780300064926

Edition: 5th 1996 (Revised)

Authors: A. W. Lawrence, R. A. Tomlinson

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Professor Lawrence discusses the evolution of the Hellenic age and the remaining legacy of ruins and artefacts, emphasising the continuity of their art. This edition has been revised and new illustrations have been added.
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Book details

List price: $40.00
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: 8/28/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 264
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 2.134
Language: English

Foreword to the Fifth Edition
Foreword to the Fourth Edition
Foreword to the Third Edition
Foreword to the Second Edition
Foreword to the First Edition
Chronological Table
Map of Greek Mainland and Islands
Map of Crete
Map of the Greek World
Diagrams of Greek Orders and Temple Plan
Pre-Hellenic Building
Introductory Summary
Neolithic and Early Bronze Age
The Beginnings of the Cretan Palaces: The Proto-Palatial Period (Middle Minoan I-II)
The Palace Age in Crete: The Neo-Palatial Period (Middle Minoan III - Late Minoan)
Cycladic and Mainland Settlements Contemporary with Cretan Palaces (Middle and Late Bronze Age to 1400 B.C.)
Tholos Tombs
Mycenean Citadels and Housing (Late Helladic III, 1400-1100)
Hellenic Architecture
Introductory Summary
Primitive Temples
The Doric Order
Early Doric Temples and Similar Buildings
The Formation of the Ionic Temple
Early Fifth-Century Doric Temples and Treasuries
Early Sanctuaries and the Acropolis of Athens
Niceties of Doric Design
Late Fifth-Century Temples except on the Acropolis
Circular Buildings
Temples and Tombs of 400-330
Hellenistic Temples and Related Monuments
Masonry, Vaulting, and Public Works
Residential Buildings
Town-Planning and Halls before 330
Hellenistic Town-Planning and Halls
Open Structures, Especially Theatres
Epilogue
Abbreviations
Notes
Bibliography
Index