Hagia Sophia

Hagia Sophia

Architecture, Structure, and Liturgy of Justinian's Great Church

Book - 1997
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David Brown Book Co
An enormously detailed and insightful study of the architecture, structure and liturgy of Justinian's Great Church in Istanbul. The examination of the structure enables Mainstone to disentangle the various rebuildings and restorations, lots of discussion of the design of this most massive of constrcuctions but he is equally concerned with the ways in which it was used, elements of symbolism and the influence of liturgy and the Emperors.
An enormously detailed and insightful study of the architecture, structure and liturgy of Justinian's Great Church in Istanbul.

Norton Pub
An enormously detailed and insightful study of the architecture, structure and liturgy of Justinian's Great Church in Istanbul. The examination of the structure enables Mainstone to disentangle the various rebuildings and restorations, lots of discussion of the design of this most massive of constrcuctions but he is equally concerned with the ways in which it was used, elements of symbolism and the influence of liturgy and the Emperors.

Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Thames and Hudson, 1997, c1988
Edition: 1st pbk. ed
Description: 288 p. : ill., plans ; 29 cm
ISBN: 9780500279458
0500279454
Branch Call Number: 726.5 Mai

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