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Editor Singleton, Esther, 1865-1930
Title Turrets, towers, and temples : The great buildings of the world, as seen and described by famous writers
Original Publication United States: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1898, pubdate 1912.
Contents St. Mark's, Venice, by John Ruskin -- The Tower of London, by William Hepworth Dixon -- The Cathedral of Antwerp, by William Makepeace Thackeray -- The Taj Mahal, Agra, by André Chevrillon -- The Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Paris, by Victor Hugo -- The Kremlin, Moscow, by Théophile Gautier -- The Cathedral of York, by Thomas Frognall Dibdin -- The Mosque of Omar, Jerusalem, by Pierre Loti -- The Cathedral of Burgos, by Théophile Gautier -- The Pyramids, Gizeh, by Georg Ebers -- St. Peter's, Rome, by Charles Dickens -- The Cathedral of Strasburg, by Victor Hugo -- The Shway Dagohn, Rangoon, by Gwendolin Trench Gascoigne -- The Cathedral of Siena, by John Addington Symonds -- The Town Hall of Louvain, by Grant Allen -- The Cathedral of Seville, by Edmondo De Amicis -- Windsor Castle, by William Hepworth Dixon -- The Cathedral of Cologne, by Ernest Breton -- The Palace of Versailles, by Augustus J. C. Hare -- The Cathedral of Lincoln, by Thomas Frognall Dibdin -- The Temple of Karnak, by Amelia B. Edwards -- Santa Maria del Fiore, Florence, by Charles Yriarte -- Giotto's Campanile, Florence, by Mrs. Oliphant [and] John Ruskin -- The house of Jacques Cœur, Bourges, by Ad. Berty -- Wat Phra Kao, Bangkok, by Carl Bock -- The Cathedral of Toledo, by Théophile Gautier -- The Château de Chambord, by Jules Loiseleur -- The Temples of Nikko, by Pierre Loti -- The Palace of Holyrood, Edinburgh, by David Masson -- Saint-Gudule, Brussels, by Victor Hugo -- The Escurial, Madrid, by Edmondo De Amicis -- The Temple of Madura, by James Fergusson -- The Cathedral of Milan, by Théophile Gautier -- The Mosque of Hassan, Cairo, by Amelia B. Edwards -- The Cathedral of Treves, by Edward Augustus Freeman -- The Vatican, Rome, by Augustus J. C. Hare -- The Cathedral of Amiens, by John Ruskin -- The Mosque of Santa Sofia, Constantinople, by Edmondo De Amicis -- Westminster Abbey, London, by Arthur Penrhyn Stanley -- The Parthenon, Athens, by John Addington Symonds -- The Cathedral of Rouen, by Thomas Frognall Dibdin -- Castle of Heidelberg, by Victor Hugo -- The Ducal Palace, Venice, by John Ruskin -- The Mosque of Cordova, by Edmondo De Amicis -- The Cathedral of Throndtjem, by Augustus J. C. Hare -- The Leaning Tower of Pisa, by Charles Dickens -- The Cathedral of Canterbury, by W. H. Fremantle -- The Alhambra, Granada, by Théophile Gautier.
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Language English
LoC Class NA: Fine Arts: Architecture
Subject Architecture
Subject Cathedrals
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EBook-No. 72946
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Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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