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From William Morris : building conservation and the arts and crafts cult of authenticity, 1877-1939 / edited by Chris Miele.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Miele, Chris.
Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art.
Publication
New Haven, Conn. : Yale University Press
Publisher Series
Studies in British art ;
Contents
Conservation and the enemies of progress? / Chris Miele -- Morris and conservation / Chris Miele -- Defining a body of tradition: Philip Webb / Peter Burman -- Supper At Gatti's: The SPAB and the arts and crafts movement / Alan Crawford -- Affirming community life: preservation, national identity and the state, 1900 / Melanie Hall -- William Morris and Philip Webb: their influence on Detmar Blow and the wandering architects / Michael Drury -- Exporting the revolution: the work of the SPAB outside Britain 1878-1914 / Frank C. Sharp -- The survival of truly mediaeval mannerisms in construction and detail': cultural politics and the preservation of New England antiquities in the early twentieth century / James M. Lindgren -- A cuckoo in the nest: the emergence of the Georgian Group / Neil Burton -- The continuing work of the SPAB / Philip Venning.
Date
c2005.
Description
xvii, 343 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Notes
Historic New England Book Prize nominee.
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN
0300107307 (hbk.)
GUSN
146704
Call Number
Stacks NA109.G7 F76 2005
Other People and Orgs
Morris, William, 1834-1896
Webb, Philip, 1831-1915
Descriptive terms
Architecture Conservation and restoration History 19th century.
Architecture Conservation and restoration History 20th century.
Arts and crafts movement
Historic buildings Conservation and restoration History 19th century.
Historic buildings Conservation and restoration History 20th century.
Influence.
Places
Great Britain
Great Britain.

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