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Cram, Ralph Adams 1863-1942

Overview
Works: 317 works in 906 publications in 2 languages and 18,325 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Illustrator, Contributor, Other, Translator, Speaker
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Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres by Henry Adams( Book )

74 editions published between 1904 and 2006 in English and held by 2,968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Back Cover: Mont Saint Michel and Chartres is a record not of a literal journey but of a meditative journey across time and space into the medieval imagination. Using the architecture, sculpture, and stained glass of the two locales as a starting point, Adams breathes life into what others might see merely as monuments of a past civilization. With daring and inventive conceits, Adams looks at the ordinary people, places, and events in the context of the social conventions and systems of thought and belief of the thirteenth century, turning the study of history into a kind of theater. As Raymond Carney discusses in his introduction, Adam's freedom from the European traditions of study lends exuberance-and puckish wit-to his writings
Ralph Adams Cram : life and architecture by Douglass Shand-Tucci( )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 1,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume tells the story of Ralph Adams Cram's later career as one of America's leading cultural figures and most accomplished architects. It traces the influence on Cram of such figures as Roosevelt, Phillips Brooks, Henry Adams, and Ayn Rand and divides his career into four "quests": medieval, modernist, American, and ecumenical
Impressions of Japanese architecture and the allied arts by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

60 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Unabridged and corrected republication of the work published ... in 1930."
Church building; a study of the principles of architecture in their relation to the church by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

33 editions published between 1901 and 2017 in English and French and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ministry of art by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

14 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The substance of Gothic; six lectures on the development of architecture from Charlemagne to Henry VIII, given at the Lowell Institute, Boston, in November and December, 1916 by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

14 editions published between 1917 and 2004 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six lectures on architecture by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

13 editions published between 1915 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ruined abbeys of Great Britain by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

26 editions published between 1905 and 2010 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gothic quest by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

28 editions published between 1907 and 2012 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heart of Europe by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

19 editions published between 1915 and 2010 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My life in architecture by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

12 editions published between 1936 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walled towns by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

12 editions published between 1919 and 2010 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nemesis of mediocrity by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

10 editions published between 1917 and 1921 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The architecture of Ralph Adams Cram and his office by Ethan Anthony( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book examines the life and works of a major architect whose buildings today surpass him in recognition. In the early twentieth century - a time when modernism was favored over classicism, and architectural iconoclasm over tradition - the commissions of Ralph Adams Cram were inspired by elegant practicality, mystical philosophies, and a keen sense of history and place. Among them were such religious masterpieces as St. John the Divine in New York City, the chapel at West Point, and campus architecture at Princeton."--Jacket
Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue : architect and master of many arts by Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue( Book )

6 editions published between 1925 and 1976 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black spirits & white; a book of ghost stories by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

20 editions published between 1895 and 2014 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Catholic church and art by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

6 editions published between 1929 and 1930 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralph Adams Cram, Cram and Ferguson by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

6 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American church building of today by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

9 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cathedral of Palma de Mallorca; an architectural study by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

23 editions published between 1932 and 1971 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Ralph Adams Cram : life and architecture
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Ralph Adams Cram : life and architectureImpressions of Japanese architecture and the allied artsThe substance of Gothic; six lectures on the development of architecture from Charlemagne to Henry VIII, given at the Lowell Institute, Boston, in November and December, 1916Walled townsThe architecture of Ralph Adams Cram and his officeBlack spirits & white; a book of ghost storiesRalph Adams Cram : life and architecture
Alternative Names
Adams Cram, Ralph 1863-1942

Adams, Ralph 1863-1942

Cram, R. A.

Cram, R. A. 1863-1942

Cram, R. A. (Ralph Adams), 1863-1942

Cram, Ralph A.

Ralph Adams

Ralph Adams Cram

Ralph Adams Cram Amerikaans architect (1863-1942)

Ralph Adams Cram amerikansk arkitekt

Ralph Adams Cram architecte américain

Ralph Adams Cram arquitecte estatunidenc

Ralph Adams Cram arquitecto estadounidense

رالف آدامز کرام معمار آمریکایی

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Languages
English (452)

French (1)