The Resource The idea of the cottage in English architecture, 1760-1860, Daniel Maudlin

The idea of the cottage in English architecture, 1760-1860, Daniel Maudlin

Label
The idea of the cottage in English architecture, 1760-1860
Title
The idea of the cottage in English architecture, 1760-1860
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Maudlin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Idea of the Cottage in English Architecture is a history of the late Georgian phenomenon of the architect-designed cottage and the architectural discourse that articulated it. It is a study of small buildings built on country estates, and not so small buildings built in picturesque rural settings, resort towns and suburban developments.At the heart of the English idea of the cottage is the Classical notion of retreat from the city to the countryside. This idea was adopted and adapted by the Augustan-infused culture of eighteenth-century England where it gained popularity with writers, arti
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
728/.37094209033
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA7328
LC item number
.M38 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge research in architecture
Label
The idea of the cottage in English architecture, 1760-1860, Daniel Maudlin
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The cottage, rural retreat and the simple life -- The cottage in English architecture -- The architect-designed cottage -- The cottage in Arcadia -- Architects, patrons and connoisseurs -- Habitations of the labourer -- The appreciation of cottages -- Re-imagining the vernacular -- The cottage ornée -- The cottages of old England
Control code
ocn914472414
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315760766
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34628472
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)914472414
  • ebl1315760762

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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