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Lethaby, W. R. (William Richard) 1857-1931

Overview
Works: 187 works in 668 publications in 2 languages and 7,288 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Church history  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Creator, Author of introduction, Illustrator
Classifications: N5970, 709.4
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Medieval art, from the peace of the church to the eve of the Renaissance, 312-1350 by W. R Lethaby( Book )

58 editions published between 1904 and 2010 in English and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Form in civilization; collected papers on art and labour by W. R Lethaby( Book )

25 editions published between 1922 and 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architecture; an introduction to the history and theory of the art of building by W. R Lethaby( Book )

61 editions published between 1911 and 1955 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Londinium, architecture and the crafts by W. R Lethaby( Book )

17 editions published between 1923 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Westminster Abbey re-examined by W. R Lethaby( Book )

18 editions published between 1924 and 1987 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phillip Webb and his work by W. R Lethaby( Book )

19 editions published between 1925 and 1979 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Westminster abbey & the king's craftsmen; a study of mediaeval building: by W. R Lethaby( Book )

18 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W.R. Lethaby, 1857-1931 : architecture, design, and education( Book )

8 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The church of Sancta Sophia, Constantinople; a study of Byzantine building by W. R Lethaby( Book )

22 editions published between 1894 and 2005 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sancta Sophia is the most interesting building on the world's surface. Like Karnak in Egypt, or the Athenian Parthenon, it is one of the four great pinnacles of architecture, but unlike them this is no ruin, nor does it belong to a past world of constructive ideas although it precedes by seven hundred years the fourth culmination of the building art in Chartres, Amiens, or Bourges, and thus must ever stand as the Supreme monument of the Christian cycle. The attempt here is some disentanglement of the history of the Church and an analysis of its design and construction; on the one hand, we have been led a step or two into the labyrinth of Constantinopolian topography, on the other, we have thought that the great Church offers the best point of view for the observation of the Byzantine theory of building
Architecture, nature & magic by W. R Lethaby( Book )

10 editions published in 1956 in English and Undetermined and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek buildings represented by fragments in the British museum by W. R Lethaby( Book )

22 editions published between 1908 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leadwork, old and ornamental, and for the most part English by W. R Lethaby( Book )

10 editions published between 1893 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London before the conquest by W. R Lethaby( Book )

10 editions published between 1902 and 2012 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1902 volume offers a retrospective of London's earliest history by the prominent architectural historian
The Church of the nativity at Bethlehem by Robert Weir Schultz( Book )

5 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Town theory and practice by C. B Purdom( Book )

5 editions published in 1921 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architectvre, mysticism and myth by W. R Lethaby( Book )

8 editions published between 1892 and 2003 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mediaeval art from the peace of the church to the eve of the renaissance, 312-1350 by W. R Lethaby( Book )

21 editions published between 1904 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arts and crafts houses I : [Red House, Melsetter House, Goddards by Edward Hollamby( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These three houses are beautiful individual studies in Arts and Crafts architecture, with the Red House being a seminal building from which the other two take much inspiration
Ernest Gimson, his life & work by Ernest Gimson( Book )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melsetter House : William Richard Lethaby by Trevor Garnham( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Arts and crafts houses I : [Red House, Melsetter House, Goddards
Alternative Names
Lethaby, W. r

Lethaby, W. R. 1857-1931

Lethaby, William R.

Lethaby, William Richard

Lethaby, William Richard 1857-1931

Līthābī, Wilyām Rītshārd 1857-1931

W. R. Lethaby

William Lethaby arquitecto e historiador de la arquitectura inglés

William Lethaby Brits architect (1857-1931)

William Lethaby englischer Architekt und Architekturhistoriker

William Richard Lethaby

William Richard Lethaby architecte et historien d'art

ليثابي، وليام ريتشارد

وليام ليثابي

ウィリアム・レザビー

Languages
English (377)

German (1)

Covers
Westminster abbey & the king's craftsmen; a study of mediaeval building:The church of Sancta Sophia, Constantinople; a study of Byzantine buildingArchitectvre, mysticism and mythArts and crafts houses I : [Red House, Melsetter House, Goddards