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Wren, Christopher Sir 1632-1723

Overview
Works: 780 works in 1,338 publications in 3 languages and 27,607 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Maps  Pictorial works  Designs and plans  Illustrated works  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Honoree, Other, Correspondent, Dedicatee, Translator, Recipient, Author in quotations or text abstracts, Bibliographic antecedent, Architect
Classifications: NA997.W8, 720.924
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The work of Christopher Wren by Geoffrey Beard( Book )

9 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studie over het werk van de Engelse architect (1632-1723)
Sir Christopher Wren : the design of St. Paul's Cathedral : introduction and catalogue by Kerry Downes( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on Monsieur de Sorbier's Voyage into England : written to Dr. Wren, professor of astronomy in Oxford by Thomas Sprat( Book )

22 editions published between 1665 and 1978 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London churches of the XVIIth and XVIIIth centuries by George H Birch( Book )

8 editions published in 1896 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anatomy of the brain by Thomas Willis( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cerebri anatome, cui accessit nervorum descripto et usus by Thomas Willis( Book )

8 editions published between 1664 and 1676 in Latin and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romance of the Bank of England by Käthe Rosenberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hampton Court Palace, 1689-1702, original Wren drawings from the Sir John Soane's Museum and All Souls collections by Christopher Wren( Book )

3 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. Paul's Cathedral, original Wren drawings from the collection at All Souls College, Oxford by Christopher Wren( Book )

3 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plan for rebuilding the city of London, after the great fire in 1666: by John Gwynn( )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. Paul's Cathedral, original Wren drawings from the collection in the library of St. Paul's Cathedral by Christopher Wren( Book )

2 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miscellaneous designs and drawings by Christopher Wren( Book )

2 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The parochial churches of Sir Christopher Wren, 166-1718 by Christopher Wren( Book )

in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wren's "tracts" on architecture and other writings by Lydia M Soo( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wren's "Tracts" on Architecture and Other Writings is the first scholarly study devoted to the theoretical work of one of the most important architects of early modern Europe. Trained as an astronomer, Wren applied seventeenth-century scientific methods to his investigation of ancient, medieval, and Renaissance architecture. From his analysis of ancient buildings, he posited a new version of the origins and development of the Classical style, thereby becoming one of the first to challenge theoretical principles of architecture that had been upheld since the fifteenth century. This edition of Wren's architectural writings includes, for the first time, accurate annotated transcriptions of the texts
The architecture of Wren by Kerry Downes( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and Italian and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Wren's "tracts" on architecture and other writings
Alternative Names
Christopher Wren

Christopher Wren architect uit Koninkrijk Engeland (1632-1723)

Christopher Wren architekt brytyjski

Christopher Wren architetto e scienziato inglese

Christopher Wren arquitecto y científico inglés

Christopher Wren britischer Astronom und Architekt

Christopher Wren Sir

Christophorus Wren

Kristofer Ren

Kristofers Rens angļu arhitekts

Sir Christopher Wren

Wren, Christoph 1632-1723

Wren, Christopher 1632-1723

Wren, Christopher Michael 1632-1723 Sir

Wren, Christopher Michael, Sir, 1632-1723

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Wren, Sir Christopher 1632-1723

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克里斯多佛·雷恩

Languages
English (223)

Latin (8)

Italian (1)

Covers
His invention so fertile : a life of Christopher WrenSudden genius? : the gradual path to creative breakthroughsWrenThe mathematical science of Christopher WrenLondon rising : the men who made modern LondonBetween the ancients and the moderns : Baroque culture in Restoration EnglandChristopher Wren