London'S Statues and Monuments download free [PDF and Ebook] by Peter Matthews

London'S Statues and Monuments download free [PDF and Ebook] by Peter Matthews year 2012
  • Book name: London'S Statues and Monuments
  • Author: Peter Matthews
  • Release date: 2012/4/27
  • Publisher: BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING PLC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Travel and Holiday Guides
  • ISBN: 9780747807988
  • Rating: 8.04 of 10
  • Votes: 536
  • Review by: Jaime Toney
  • Review rating: 9.69 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/13
  • Total pages: 248
  • Includes a PDF summary of 27 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The streets and public spaces of London are rich with statues and monuments commemorating the city's great figures and events - from Nelson's Column in Trafalgar Square and Sir Christopher Wren's Great Fire Monument to the charming Peter Pan statue in Kensington Gardens, the range is glorious. Some commemorate events, while others celebrate people real or fictional; some take the form of small reliefs, while others are huge bronzes on pedestals, larger than life-size. Executed in stone, bronze and a range of other materials, London's statues and monuments include work by some of the world's greatest sculptors, and this book is a fully illustrated guide to the pieces and their stories: sometimes surprising and occasionally controversial, but always fascinating.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 16H40M15S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Public Buildings: Civic, Commercial, Industrial, Etc, Sculpture, Guidebooks, Personal Development, Art History, Museum, Historic Sites, Gallery & Art Guides, Art History: c 1900 -, Memorials, Monuments
  • Available formats: PDF, TXTz, EPUB, TXT, LIT, WORD, DOC, PPTX. Compressed in RZ, TGZ, ZIP, JAR, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 18.00 USD
  • Dimensions: 149x210x17.78mm
  • Weight: 517g
  • Printed by: Shire Publications
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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