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Adam, Robert [1728-1792. UK. Architect/Furniture Designer/Interior Decorator]


Robert Adam was born in Kirkaldy, Fife, Scotland on 3 July 1728. He was the son… subscribers only


1. Allinson, Ken. Architects and architecture of London. London: Routledge, 2008

2. Colvin, Howard, A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840. New Haven, Connecticut and London: Yale University Press, 4th edition, 2008

3. Tames, Richard. Robert Adam: an Illustrated Life of Robert Adam, 1728-92 Princes Risborough : Shire Publications, 2004.

4. Harris, Eileen. The country houses of Robert Adam : from the archives of Country life London: Aurum Press 2007

5. Bolton, Arthur T. The architecture of Robert & James Adam (1785-1794). 2 vols. London; New York: Country Life; Charles Scribner's Sons, 1922

6. Bolton, Arthur T. Cantor lectures on the architecture and decoration of Robert Adam and Sir John Soane, R.A. (1758-1837) London : W. Clowes & Sons, Ltd. 1920 [Delivered before the Royal Society of Arts on May 3rd, 10th, and 17th, 1920]

7. Harris, Eileen. The Furniture of Robert Adam. London: Alec Tiranti, 1963

8. Harris, Eileen. The Genius of Robert Adam : his Interiors New Haven, Conn.; London: Yale University Press, 2001

9. Fleming, John. Robert Adam and his circle, in Edinburgh & Rome. London: Murray, 1962.

10. Graham, Roderick. Arbiter of elegance: a biography of Robert Adam Edinburgh : Birlinn 2009

11. Lees-Milne, James. The Age of Adam. London: Batsford, 1947

12. Stillman, Damie. The Decorative Work of Robert Adam London: Tiranti, 1966.

13. Yarwood, Doreen. Robert Adam. London: Dent, 1970

14. Page, Frances Sands. Robert Adam's London. Oxford: Archaeopress, 2016

15. Thom, Colin. Robert Adam and his Brothers. New light on Britain's leading architectural family London: Historic England, 2019

16. Service, Alastair. The Architects of London and their buildings from 1066 to the present. London: The Architectural Press, 1979

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