Hardcover: 376 pages
Publisher: Forgotten Books (April 22, 2018)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.9 x 9 inches
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Excerpt from The Lives of the Most Eminent British Painters, Sculptors, and Architects, Vol. 4 Called barbarians are not all barbarous, and he who is in danger of becoming a Catholic from looking at an abbey, is near of kin to him who dreads drunkenness from gazing at an empty cup. I shall attempt no definition of what is classic or what Is barbarous - to me Gothic Archi tecture exhibits a harmony of parts, a scientific elegance of combination, a...