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Harris, John 1931-

Overview
Works: 138 works in 711 publications in 2 languages and 11,535 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Dictionaries  History  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art  Biography  Designs and plans  Guidebooks  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other, Author of introduction, Contributor, Curator, Organizer of meeting, Former owner
Classifications: NA997.C5, 720.924
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Harris
Illustrated glossary of architecture, 850-1830 by John Harris( Book )

32 editions published between 1966 and 1978 in English and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir William Chambers, Knight of the Polar Star by John Harris( Book )

19 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Palladians by John Harris( Book )

18 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Palladian revival : Lord Burlington, his villa and garden at Chiswick by John Harris( Book )

29 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and French and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This lavishly illustrated book focuses on the creation of this famous 'Villa by the Thames'. John Harris explores the evolution of the building's design; the book examines and reproduces paintings, watercolours, drawings (including those of Palladio and Inigo Jones owned by Lord Burlington), plans and elevations, and books and prints
Lincolnshire by Nikolaus Pevsner( Book )

42 editions published between 1964 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inigo Jones : complete architectural drawings by John Harris( Book )

24 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The architect and the British country house, 1620-1920 by John Harris( Book )

18 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of an exhibition at the Octagon, Washington, D.C., organized by the American Institute of Architects Foundation and the Royal Institute of British Architects
The artist and the country house : a history of country house and garden view painting in Britain, 1540-1870 by John Harris( Book )

16 editions published between 1979 and 1985 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buckingham Palace and its treasures by John Harris( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The King's Arcadia--Inigo Jones and the Stuart court: a quatercentenary exhibition held at the Banqueting House, Whitehall, from July 12th to September 2nd, 1973 by John Harris( Book )

23 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir William Chambers : architect to George III by William Chambers( Book )

18 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brought up in Sweden by Scottish parents, trained in France, a visitor to China and India, Sir William Chambers (1726-96) was by far the most internationally minded British architect of his time. Settling in London in 1755, Chambers became a favourite of King George III and went on to hold the highest official architectural offices and to build public and private commissions throughout the British Isles. Leading scholars of the period present current research on
A catalogue of British drawings for architecture, decoration, sculpture and landscape gardening, 1550-1900, in American collections by John Harris( Book )

9 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moving rooms by John Harris( Book )

8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book documents the break-up, sale, and re-use of salvages in Britain and America, where the fashion for so-called 'Period Rooms' became a mainstay of the transatlantic trade. Much appreciated by museum visitors, period rooms have become something of a scholarly embarrassment, as research reveals that many were assembled from a variety of sources. One American embraced the trade as no other - the larger-than-life William Randolph Hearst - who purchased tens of thousands of architectural salvages between 1900 and 1935"--Jacket
Catalogue of the drawings by Inigo Jones, John Webb, and Isaac de Caus at Worcester College, Oxford by Worcester College (University of Oxford)( Book )

14 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Talman, maverick architect by John Harris( Book )

8 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated dictionary of architecture, 800-1914 by Jill Lever( Book )

16 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and drawings illustrate the exact meaning of the alphabetically listed entries. The pictures are arranged chronologically according to building type and features, creating what is in effect a visual history of British architecture
Regency furniture designs from contemporary source books, 1803-1826. A collection of pattern-books, including selections from Thomas Sheraton [and others] by John Harris( Book )

35 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A garden alphabet by John Harris( Book )

6 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Palladian revival : Lord Burlington, his villa and garden at Chiswick
Alternative Names
Harris, John 1931-

Harris, John Frederick 1931-

John Harris

John Harris Auteur du Royaume-Uni, né en 1931

John Harris Autor aus dem Vereinigten Königreich, geboren 1931

John Harris Britse wetenschapper, curator en schrijver

جان هریس

Languages
English (382)

French (8)

Covers
LincolnshireInigo Jones : complete architectural drawingsSir William Chambers : architect to George IIIMoving roomsIllustrated dictionary of architecture, 800-1914