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God's architect :

Pugin and the building of romantic Britain /
Rosemary Hill.
Main Creator: Hill, Rosemary.
Summary:God's Architect is the first modern biography of Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin (1812-1852), one of Britain's greatest architects. The author draws on thousands of unpublished letters and drawings to recreate Pugin's life and work as architect, propagandist, and Gothic designer, as well as the turbulent story of his three marriages, the bitterness of his last years, and his sudden death at forty. -- Inside cover.
Format: BOOK
Published / Created: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2009, c2007.
Notes:Dust jacket available. See entry for [Miscellaneous dust jackets removed from 9A Collection items] in the NLI catalogue.

Originally published: London : Allen Lane, 2007.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 529-535) and index.

Physical description: xiii, 601 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.

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10A 222
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