His invention so fertile : a life of Christopher Wren / Adrian Tinniswood.

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  • Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press 2001
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xv, 462 p., [24] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
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  • 0195149890
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-431) and index.
  • Original electronic resource. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary,
  • Reproduction available: Electronic resource. [S.l.] : Proquest, 2016
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  • http://libanswers.liverpool.ac.uk/faq/182315
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  • Biography
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  • text
Language
  • English
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  • Wren was a scientist and a founder of the Royal Society in addition to being one of Britain's most talented architects.

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His invention so fertile : a life of Christopher Wren / Adrian Tinniswood.

Published
  • Oxford : Oxford University Press 2001
Physical description
xv, 462 p., [24] p. of plates : ill., facsim, ports ; 25 cm.
ISBN
  • 0195149890
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-431) and index.
Contents
  • The beauty of holiness -- I will peerform as much as I am able -- The theory and practice of physick -- The natural simplicity of the contrivance -- The key that opens treasures -- An ingenious gentleman -- The most esteem'd fabricks of Paris -- A well-projected design -- Something of a better mould -- The honour of the nation -- Our reformed religion -- The most essential part of architecture -- The trade I was once well acquainted with -- Free conversation -- Virtues and accomplishments -- The poor old man -- My great work -- An ornament to the age.
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Biography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English
  • Wren was a scientist and a founder of the Royal Society in addition to being one of Britain's most talented architects.

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