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Published: 01 August 2018

272 Pages | 16 colour illustrations, 90 black & white illustrations

9.4 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9781526119940

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Building reputations

Architecture and the artisan, 1750-1830

First Edition

Conor Lucey

Published by Manchester University Press

Studies in Design MUP

  • An innovative analysis of the terraced town house, the best-known building type of the Georgian era
  • Connects with a growing literature concerned with shared patterns of cultural and intellectual experience across the British Atlantic world, including London, Dublin, Philadelphia, Boston and Edinburgh
  • An investigation into artisan communities of eighteenth-century bricklayers, carpenters and plasterers
  • Targeted at students and scholars of the history of architectural design and interior decoration, and of eighteenth-century society and culture
  • Richly illustrated with over 100 images

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