The Resource Brunelleschi's dome : how a Renaissance genius reinvented architecture, Ross King

Brunelleschi's dome : how a Renaissance genius reinvented architecture, Ross King

Label
Brunelleschi's dome : how a Renaissance genius reinvented architecture
Title
Brunelleschi's dome
Title remainder
how a Renaissance genius reinvented architecture
Statement of responsibility
Ross King
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of how fifteenth-century goldsmith and clock maker Filippo Brunelleschi devised the plan to build the dome of the Santa Maria del Fiore cathedral in Florence, an engineering feat that had puzzled architects for over a century
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King, Ross
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA5621.F7
LC item number
K56 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Santa Maria del Fiore (Cathedral : Florence, Italy)
  • Brunelleschi, Filippo
  • Domes
  • Florence (Italy)
Label
Brunelleschi's dome : how a Renaissance genius reinvented architecture, Ross King
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Simultaneously published: London : Chatto & Windus, 2000
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A more beautiful and honourable temple -- The goldsmith of San Giovanni -- The treasure hunters -- An ass and a babbler -- The rivals -- Men without name or family -- Some unheard-of machine -- The chain of stone -- The tale of the fat carpenter -- The pointed fifth -- Bricks and mortar -- Circle by circle -- The monster of the Arno -- Debacle at Lucca -- From bad to worse -- Consecration -- The lantern -- Magni Ingenii Viri Philippi Brunelleschi -- The nest of delights
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
194 pages
Isbn
9780142000151
Lccn
2001280068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48385054
  • (OCoLC)ocm48385054
Label
Brunelleschi's dome : how a Renaissance genius reinvented architecture, Ross King
Publication
Note
Simultaneously published: London : Chatto & Windus, 2000
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A more beautiful and honourable temple -- The goldsmith of San Giovanni -- The treasure hunters -- An ass and a babbler -- The rivals -- Men without name or family -- Some unheard-of machine -- The chain of stone -- The tale of the fat carpenter -- The pointed fifth -- Bricks and mortar -- Circle by circle -- The monster of the Arno -- Debacle at Lucca -- From bad to worse -- Consecration -- The lantern -- Magni Ingenii Viri Philippi Brunelleschi -- The nest of delights
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
194 pages
Isbn
9780142000151
Lccn
2001280068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48385054
  • (OCoLC)ocm48385054

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