Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “City and Cosmos: The Medieval World in Urban Form” as Want to Read:
City and Cosmos: The Medieval World in Urban Form
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

City and Cosmos: The Medieval World in Urban Form

5.0 of 5 stars 5.00  ·  rating details  ·  1 rating  ·  0 reviews
In City and Cosmos, Keith D. Lilley argues that the medieval mind considered the city truly a microcosm: much more than a collection of houses, a city also represented a scaled-down version of the very order and organization of the cosmos. Drawing upon a wide variety of sources, including original accounts, visual art, science, literature, and architectural history, City a ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published September 1st 2009 by Reaktion Books (first published May 15th 2009)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about City and Cosmos, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about City and Cosmos

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-2 of 2)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Urban Life in the Middle Ages: 1000-1450 Planning The City Of Tomorrow: British Reconstruction Planning, 1939 1952: An Annotated Bibliography

Share This Book