Wednesday, February 13, 2008

'The Lives of the British Architects...' online

The Questia website of online scholarly content has made freely available E. Beresford Chancellor's 'The lives of the British architects from William of Wykeham to Sir William Chambers' online. Published in 1909, the book includes biographies of leading figures from the 14th to 18th centuries such as Inigo Jones, Batty Langley, Nicholas Hawksmoor, John Vanbrugh and Sir Christopher Wren, together with images and plans of their work.
Access: Free