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Architecture as cosmology

John Hendrix

Architecture as cosmology

Lincoln Cathedral and English Gothic architecture

by John Hendrix

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Published by Peter Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln Cathedral,
  • Gothic Architecture,
  • Architecture and cosmology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesLincoln Cathedral and English Gothic architecture
    StatementJohn Shannon Hendrix
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA5471.L7 H46
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 358 p. :
    Number of Pages358
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24892847M
    ISBN 109781433113161
    LC Control Number2010030793

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