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By Martin Bressani

ISBN-10: 0754633403

ISBN-13: 9780754633402

ISBN-10: 1138563196

ISBN-13: 9781138563193

Hailed as one of many key theoreticians of modernism, Eugène-Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc used to be additionally the main well known recovery architect of his age, a celebrated medieval archaeologist and a fervent champion of Gothic revivalism. He released one of the most influential texts within the historical past of recent structure resembling the Dictionnaire raisonné de l’architecture française du XIe au XVIe siècle and Entretiens sur l’architecture, but additionally experiences on conflict, geology and racial heritage. Martin Bressani expertly strains Viollet-le-Duc’s complicated highbrow improvement, mapping the attitudes he followed towards the previous, exhibiting how recovery, in all its layered that means, formed his outlook. via his existence trip, we stick with the course in which the technological topic used to be born out of nineteenth-century historicism.

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