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A concise glossary of architectural terms

John Henry Parker

A concise glossary of architectural terms

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Published by Senate in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- Terminology.,
  • Architecture -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Facsim. of: Oxford: James Parker, 1896.

    StatementJohn Henry Parker.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination335p. :
    Number of Pages335
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21717441M
    ISBN 101859580696

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Garnsey. Creator(s): Garnsey, Geo. (George O.). Accurate engravings complement many of the author's incisive descriptions — from a buttress in Glastonbury Abbey to zig-zag mouldings in a Norman doorway.

Extended entries cover arches, windows, tombs, and other architectural elements; while shorter notes define less commonly used terms such as cavetto, dado, and embrasure.

This page is a glossary of architecture. A flat slab forming the uppermost member or division of the capital of a column. A sculptural embellishment of an arch.

Subsidiary space alongside the body of a building, separated from it by columns, piers, or posts. The space enclosed in a church between the outer gate or railing of the rood screen.

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This abbreviated glossary covers only the most commonly encountered terms. There may be exceptions to some of our definitions - our main concern is to provide you with general concepts relative to commonly used book jargon.

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Apex: The highest, pointed part of a gable. Apron: A raised panel below a window or opening. Arcading: A series or row of arches. Architrave: The lowest part of the term is also commonly used to describe a moulded surround to a door or window opening. Fenestration: It’s a blanket terms for the design, construction, and presence of any openings in a building.

Think windows, doors, vents, wall .If every term was illustrated, however, it would be a vast book, which would undermine one of its key benefits. And to be % fair the text on the back cover says that the book is largely intended to demystify the tehcnical terms used in guide books, not to help people work back from the architectural features to the s: This book defines over 5, terms relating to architectural design, history, and technology.

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