Palaces and Large Residences of the Hellenistic Age (Studies in Classics S. No. 8)

Palaces and Large Residences of the Hellenistic Age (Studies in Classics S. No. 8)

By: Bonnie Lea Kutbay (author)Hardback

Special OrderSpecial Order item not currently available. We'll try and order for you.

Description

This study presents synthetic examination of the architectural material, clarifying the nature of palaces and large residences in the Hellenistic world. It identifies architectural forms commonly found and examines their sources.

Contents

Part 1 Description of known Hellenistic palaces and architecturally-related large residences: Hellenistic palace at Larisa on the Hermos; palaces of Pergamon; palace at Palatitsa; Anaktoron of Demetrias; building in block 1 at Pella; palace at Pella; villa on Samos; palaces of Ptolemaic Alexandria. Part 2 Possible origins of the Peristylar plan in hellenistic palaces and residences of the eastern Mediterranean: classical house; Hellenistic house; Katagogeion; banquet house; palace at Vouni. Part 3 The Megaron plan in Greek houses. Part 4 Distinctive architectural forms in Hellenistic palaces and large residences; entrances; court; pastas; Andron; cult rooms in Hellinistic palaces.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780773482449
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 212
  • ID: 9780773482449
  • ISBN10: 077348244X

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close