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Charles Cameron, architect to the court of Russia.

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Published by Elek in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cameron, Charles, ca. 1743-1812.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 105-108.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA997.C3 R3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination111 p.
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5744509M
    ISBN 100236154230
    LC Control Number70884637


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London-born architect of Scots ancestry whose importance lies in his accomplished and refined Neo-Classicism and in his introduction to Russia of the Greek Revival style and the naturalistic English landscape-garden.

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