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  • The Architecture of Sharpe, Paley and Austin

    The first published account of all the work of this major architectural practice. From late 1830s to the start of the Second World War, the great Lancaster dynasty of Sharpe, Paley and Austin dominated the architectural profession in the north west.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Chapels of England

    A chronological history of Nonconformist architecture from the 17th century to the present day.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Wells Cathedral

    Archaeological excavation, architectural survey and historical research carried out between 1978 and 1993 have elucidated the origins and early development of Wells Cathedral.

    Series: Architectural History

  • A Glimpse of Heaven: Catholic churches of England and Wales

    Tells the remarkable story of Catholic church architecture in England and Wales and sets the buildings in their historical, social, political and cultural context. It is beautifully illustrated by architectural photographer Alex Ramsay.

    Series: Architectural History

  • The British Mosque

    The first comprehensive survey of the mosque in Britain.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Jewish Heritage in Britain and Ireland

    Expanded and updated gazetteer and guide to sites of Jewish Heritage across Britain and Ireland.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Frederick Gibberd

    A prolific architect who completed over 100 major projects including housing, nuclear power stations, reservoirs, schools and libraries.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Howell Killick Partridge & Amis

    Interviews and archival research combine to tell the stories behind this creative post-war architectural practice.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Stephen Dykes Bower

    The first published book on Stephen Dykes Bower, the twentieth century scion of Pugin's Gothic Revival style.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Ahrends, Burton and Koralek

    Examination of the work of Ahrends, Burton & Koralek, a prolific and versatile twentieth-century architectural practice whose work whilst influenced by High-Tech, was characterised by a concern for strong form and materiality.

    Series: Architectural History

  • John Madin

    Describes the work of John Madin and the influence he had on reshaping post-war architecture in Birmingham with buildings such as the Birmingham City Library, the Chamber of Commerce and the Post and Mail Building.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Leonard Manasseh & Partners

    Describes the work of Leonard Manasseh & Partners, a key architectural practice in British post-war architecture. Greatly admired by his contemporaries Manasseh came to prominence at The Festival of Britain and was a leading architect of the 1960s.

    Series: Architectural History

  • McMorran & Whitby

    McMorran & Whitby are arguably one of the most unsung practices of post-war British architecture. This is the first major publication on their work and contains a combination of contemporary photography and previously unpublished archival material.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Powell & Moya

    A comprehensive study of one of Britain’s most significant post-war architectural practices. Structured by building type the book reveals the principles of design particular to Powell & Moya. Illustrated with archival images plus new photographs.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Robert Maguire & Keith Murray

    Examination of the work of Robert Maguire and Keith Murray, a small but influential twentieth-century architectural practice famous for combining New Brutalism with a Scandinavian tradition.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Ryder and Yates

    Comprehensive account of the outstanding work of Ryder and Yates. Structured by building type the book reveals the principles of design particular to their architectural practice. Illustrated with images from the Ryder and Yates archive.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Wells Coates

    This book re-introduces Wells Wintemute Coates (1895-1958), one of the most significant figures in 20th century architecture, to a modern audience.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Chamberlin, Powell & Bon

    Examination of the work of Chamberlin, Powell and Bon, architects of The Barbican and an influential post-war architectural practice.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Hull

    Tells the story of Hull through buildings and places which bring its past to life.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Cold War: Building for nuclear confrontation 1946-1989

    This book looks at the physical manifestations – buildings and structures – of the Cold War in England. Illustrated with contemporary and archive photographs, site and building plans it looks at the buildings within their military and political context

    Series: Architectural History

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