The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Part 2 Volume 2
Excerpt: ...on the east of Asia, includes Borneo, Sumatra, and other large islands. Architecture, in a general sense, is the art of designing and constructing houses, bridges, and other buildings for the purposes of civil life; or, in a more limited but very common sense, that branch of the fine arts which has for its object the production of edifices not only convenient for their special purpose, but characterized by unity, beauty, and often grandeur.
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- 13 Sep 2013
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