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Lethaby

W. R. Lethaby

Lethaby

a continuing presence : seven essays taken from "Form in civilization" by W.R. Lethaby.

by W. R. Lethaby

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Published by British Thornton Ltd in Manchester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

A British Thornton Norman Stevenson memorial publication.

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13819062M

  Works about Lethaby " 21 Years for the Abbey," in The Times () Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States . This delightful book describes the symbolism of real-world architecture, as well as architecture described in fiction, myth and folklore. Lethaby believed that architecture reflected the macrocosm. He speculated that many of the seemingly ornamental details of classical buildings actually represented aspects of the land, the sea and the sky.

From Lethaby worked only part time for Shaw and increasingly practiced independently, designing a wide range of products exploring the mystical symbolism of medieval and non-European design and architecture: themes he was to elaborate in his first and most famous book “Architecture, Mysticism, and Myth”, the first major work of /5(8). Explore books by Carol Lethaby with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £

  Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Carol Lethaby books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.   Bookplate for the Architectural Association by William Richard Lethaby, Lethaby, an architect, was commissioned to design this bookplate in the first year of the presidency of Leonard Stokes.


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