The Courtyard House: From Cultural Reference to Universal Relevance
Place Published: Farnham, England
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Limited
Date Published: 2010
Edition: First edition
Condition: Very good
Book Id: 45732
260pp. Quarto [25 cm] in boards with title stamped in silver gilt on spine. Light rubbing to jacket, small dampstain on jacket verso; corresponding small dampstain very faintly to front board, boards are crisp and unworn; tiny dampstain to textblock fore-edge, else interior is clean, tight, and bright. B&W photographs and illustrations.
From the jacket: "This book presents a series of viewpoints on courtyard houses from different periods and in different regions around the world. . . Together, the essays illuminate issues of particular relevance in architectural, art historical, and conservation discourses today."