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Works: 37 works in 151 publications in 3 languages and 33,208 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Biographies  Autobiographies  Bibliography 
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Classifications: DG68.1, 914.436
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Tower of London by Christopher Hibbert( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in English and Spanish and held by 2,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains section, " The Tower of London in literature." [page 137- 160]
The Colosseum by Peter Quennell( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1981 in English and held by 2,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from literary works inspired by the ruin and reproductions of works of art accompany an illustrated history of the vast monument. Bibliog
Notre-Dame de Paris by Richard Winston( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in English and held by 1,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated history of the Gothic cathedral which has figured in important events for eight hundred years
Versailles by Christopher Hibbert( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1980 in English and Spanish and held by 1,851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text capture the grandeur and magnificent history of the palace built by Frnace's Sun King. Bibliog
The pyramids and sphinx by Desmond Stewart( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 1981 in English and held by 1,772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the Pyramids and the Sphinx profusely illustrated in color and black and white with literary excerpts about them
The Forbidden City by Roderick MacFarquhar( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1979 in English and held by 1,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Forbidden City provides a lively and informative history, along with many illustrations of perhaps Chinas most famous city
The Taj Mahal by David Carroll( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1979 in English and German and held by 1,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and reproductions of paintings complement this study of Queen Mumtaz Mahal's tomb and the political, social, and cultural life of the Mogul Dynasty in India
Statue of Liberty by Oscar Handlin( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 1,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An informative and lively history of the monument and profusely illustrated in color and black and white with a selection of literary excerpts about the monument
El Escorial by Mary Cable( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in English and Spanish and held by 1,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Supplementing the ... narrative are some one hundred illustrations, one half in full color. Modern photographs ... are juxtaposed with royal portraits, manuscript illuminations, old engravings, sketches, and sculpture. Among the artists represented are Sánchez, Coello, El Greco, Velázquez, and Goya"--Cover
The Kremlin by Abraham Ascher( Book )

10 editions published between 1972 and 1981 in English and Spanish and held by 1,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Supplementing this ... narrative are some 120 illustrations--one half in full color. Manuscript illuminations, revered icons--both religious and historical--and numerous paintings, woodcuts, and modern photographs trace the evolution of the Kremlin through the more than eight centuries of its tumultuous history"--Cover
Hagia Sophia by Patrick Balfour Kinross( Book )

8 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in English and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mit zahlreichen Fotografien, zeitgenösssischen Dokumenten, Gedichten und Beschreibungen berühmter Reisender
Dome of the Rock by Jerry M Landay( Book )

8 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in English and held by 1,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history and religious significance of the Holy City and chronicles the violent struggles among Jews, Christians and Moslems to gain possession of Jerusalem's ancient Temple Mount
The Parthenon by Peter Green( Book )

5 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 1,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Parthenon (Greek: (Sa (B) is a temple on the Athenian Acropolis, Greece, dedicated to the maiden goddess Athena, whom the people of Athens considered their patron deity. Its construction began in 447 BC when the Athenian Empire was at the height of its power. It was completed in 438 BC, although decoration of the building continued until 432 BC. It is the most important surviving building of Classical Greece, generally considered the culmination of the development of the Doric order. Its decorative sculptures are considered some of the high points of Greek art. The Parthenon is regarded as an enduring symbol of Ancient Greece, Athenian democracy, western civilization and one of the world's greatest cultural monuments."--Wikipedia
The Alhambra by Desmond Stewart( Book )

8 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and Spanish and held by 1,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Alhambra is the last and finest Muslim monument in Spain. Includes a lively history of the monument, illustrations in color and black and white and a selection of literary excerpts about the monument
Venice by John H Davis( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and held by 1,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An informative history of Venice with illustrations in color and black and white and a selection of literary excerpts
Teotihuacán by Karl E Meyer( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 1980 in English and held by 1,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An investigation of the ruins of the ancient Mexican city and cultural center and the people who created and mysteriously abandoned it, with over 140 illustrations, more than a third in full color
The White House by Kenneth W Leish( Book )

5 editions published between 1972 and 1977 in English and held by 1,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kyoto by Ned Bayrd( Book )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1978 in English and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This ancient city's imperial epoch - which began in A.D. 794 and lasted for more than a thousand turbulent years -- was to witness the emergence of a vital and independent new civilization that could be ranked among the most refined and elegant in the world
Thomas Jefferson : a biography in his own words by Thomas Jefferson( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vienna by Frederic V Grunfeld( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the disasters of the two World Wars, Vienna's proverbial resilience in the face of adversity is proven by its phoenix-like revival today as a forum of international conciliation, a role for which it is eminently prepared by its history and geographic position
 
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