PhD in Architecture

Gottfried Semper: Architect of the Nineteenth Century: A Personal and Intellectual Biography

Harry Francis Mallgrave
New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1996

During an adventurous life, the German architect, scholar, and political revolutionary Gottfried Semper (1803-79) experienced early fame, political exile from his homeland, international prominence, and the exhilaration of seeing European architecture transformed by his influential body of ideas.

PhD Dissertation title: The Idea of Style: Gottfried Semper in London
Completed: 1983 
Supervisor: Stanford Anderson 

Other Books by Harry Francis Mallgrave

  • Embodiment and Architecture: The implications of the New Sciences and Humanities for DesignAbingdon: Routledge, 2013
  • Introduction to Architectural Theory: 1968 to the Present. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011 (with David Goodman)
  • The Architect's Brain: Neuroscience, Creativity, and Architecture. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell, 2010
  • Otto Wagner. Milano: Electa, 2010
  • Architectural Theory (2 vols.) An Anthology from Vitruvius to 1870. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishers, 2005
  • An Anthology from 1871-2005 (with Christina Contandriopoulos). Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishers, 2010
  • Modern Architectural Theory: A Historical Survey 1673-1968. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005 (Chinese & Japanese translations)
  • Gottfried Semper: Style in the Technical and Tectonic Arts. Los Angeles: Getty Publication Programs, 2004
  • The Mark J. Millard Architectural Collection: Northern European Books. Washington: National Gallery of Art, 1998
  • Gottfried Semper: Architect of the Nineteenth Century. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1996
    German trans. Gottfried Semper: Ein Architekt des 19. Jahrhunderts. Zurich: gta Verlag, 2001
  • ‚ÄčEmpathy, Form, and Space: Problems in German Aesthetics 1873-1893 (with Eleftherios Ikonomou). Santa Monica: Getty Publication Programs, 1994
  • Otto Wagner: Reflections on the Raiment of Modernity. Santa Monica: Getty Publication Programs (Editor), 1993
  • Gottfried Semper: The Four Elements of Architecture and other Writings. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1989 /reprint 2011
  • Otto Wagner: Modern Architecture. Santa Monica: Getty Publication Programs, 1988