Architecture and the After-Life.

By: COLVIN, Howard.

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COLVIN, Howard. Architecture and the After-Life. New Haven and London : Yale University Press, 1991. First Edition. Pp [i]-xi,(1),1-418,(2). Illustrated. Index. Large 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Megaliths and Tumulus. 2. From Tumulus to Mausoleum. 3. The Mausoleum of Halicarnassus. 4. The Mausolea of the Roman Emperors. 5. The Romans and Their Monuments. 6. From Mausoleum to Martyrium. 7. Christian Burial and Medieval Church Architecture. 8. The Revival of the Architectural Tomb. 9. Chantriesand Funerary Churches in Medieval Europe. 10. The Family Chapel in Renaiss ance Italy. 11. Triumphal Tombs and the Counter-Reformation. 12. The Princely Burial Church in Catholic Europe. 13. The Family Chapel in Protestant England and Sweden. 14. The Return of the Mausoleum. 15. Funerary Architecture in the Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Centuries. 16. The Triumph of the Cemetery. Fading to bottom edge of cloth, name, else very good in dustjacket. 65.00

Title: Architecture and the After-Life.

Author Name: COLVIN, Howard.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Yale University Press, New Haven and London , 1991, ISBN:0300050984:

Seller ID: 87596

Keywords: MAUSOLEUMS MARTYRIA ARCHITECTURE CHURCH HISTORY ARCHITECTURAL EUROPEAN BRITISH MORTUARY MONUMENTS AFTERLIFE,