Focusing on Gargoyles this gothic architecture book has over 500 images. The book has mostly photos with brief facts and information about each photo.
Book focuses on the design, use, and challenges of the creative process designing these gothic cathedrals.
Contains a detailed description of the gothic architecture of the 15th and 16th centuries.
A reproduction of an original book published in 1923.
The Gargoyle Book: 572 Examples from Gothic Architecture (Dover Architecture)
Dispelling the conventional wisdom that French Gothic architectural flourishes were born of despair or gloom, Bridaham reveals the whimsical nature of these creations and the ingenious artisans who made them. An eye-opening look at some of the rare instances of public satire and unbridled artistic freedom in the Middle Ages. 572 illustrations.