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The Seven Lamps of Architecture

        

The Seven Lamps of Architecture

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"Book-length essay on architecture by John Ruskin, published in 1849. According to Ruskin, the leading principles of architecture are the 'lamps' of Sacrifice, Truth, Power, Beauty, Life, Memory, and Obedience. The noblest style of architecture was Gothic, but in time medieval architecture had lost the power to resist innovation." 
Material Type: Open Textbook
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: June 14, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: June 14, 2011
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Submitter: Cathy Swift

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Primary Audience: College Lower Division, College Upper Division
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Language: English
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