The Origins of Classical Architecture

Temples, Orders and Gifts to the Gods in Ancient Greece
Author(s): 
Jones, Mark Wilson
ISBN: 
9780300182767
Date published: 
December 2013
Hardback
Price: 
£40.00

Greek temples captivate anyone with an interest in antiquity, and the Doric, Ionic and Corinthian columnar orders that clad them launched the classical architectural tradition down to modern times. This title proposes new theories in both areas as it elucidates the nature and function of Greek architecture.