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1989

Kansas State University Libraries

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Full-Text Articles in Architecture

The Sacred Garden Versus The City Of Man, Stanley Tigerman Jan 1989

The Sacred Garden Versus The City Of Man, Stanley Tigerman

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The desire to unravel the myths of origin is expressed in humankind's ceaseless effort to attain parity with the sacred garden by displacing it with the city of man. The determination to end our exile and be readmitted to Eden is played out in the envisioning of structures designed to give expression to nostalgic dreams of heaven..


Dore After London, Wayne Michael Charney Jan 1989

Dore After London, Wayne Michael Charney

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There was, perhaps, no other city in the world so thoroughly studied, chronicled, and recorded in 19th-century literature and art than was the city London. Charming, picturesque descriptions of London from the first half of the century eventually gave way to more sober and unattractive views by the 1860s.