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Palladian bridges

Tim Mowl

Palladian bridges

Prior Park and the Whig connection

by Tim Mowl

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Published by Millstream Books in Bath .
Written in English


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StatementTim Mowl.
The Physical Object
Pagination(40)p. :
Number of Pages40
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Open LibraryOL22566457M
ISBN 100948975342

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HISTORY: The Palladian bridge, based on Palladio’s famous design which had previously been used as the basis for bridges at Wilton (Wilts.

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Completed by Roger Morris, as clerk of works. The design inspired by Palladio's rejected design for the Rialto Bridge in Venice (inter alia), adapted and supervised by Henry 9th Earl of Pembroke.

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