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In Jefferson S Shadow

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015064755393
ISBN 13 :

This volume brings together three books of documents and drawings produced between 1821 and 1858, and acquired in 1999 by the Virginia Historical Society. Written by architect Thom..


Light And Liberty

ISBN 10 : 9780813932361
ISBN 13 : 081393236X

Although Thomas Jefferson’s status as a champion of education is widely known, the essays in Light and Liberty make clear that his efforts to enlighten fellow citizens reflected ..


Thomas Jefferson The Classical World And Early America

ISBN 10 : 9780813931821
ISBN 13 : 0813931827

Thomas Jefferson read Latin and Greek authors throughout his life and wrote movingly about his love of the ancient texts, which he thought should be at the core of America's curric..


The Cambridge Companion To Thomas Jefferson

ISBN 10 : 1139828002
ISBN 13 : 9781139828000

This Companion forms an accessible introduction to the life and work of Thomas Jefferson, third President of the United States and author of the Declaration of Independence. Essays..


Architecture Liberty And Civic Order

ISBN 10 : 9781317178989
ISBN 13 : 131717898X

This book brings to light central topics that are neglected in current histories and theories of architecture and urbanism. These include the role of imitation in earlier centuries..


Georgian Architectural Designs And Details

ISBN 10 : 9780486140032
ISBN 13 : 0486140032

Outstanding designs for homes in Georgian England and colonial America, with floor plans and detailed elevations revealing such aesthetic touches as double staircases, elegant entr..


Biddle S Young Carpenter S Assistant

ISBN 10 : 9780486147673
ISBN 13 : 0486147673

DIVReproduced from a rare 1805 edition, this handsome volume, with text and 135 illustrated details, describes typical building materials, styles, architectural ornamentation, and ..