Bibliography: G


Gear, W. Michael and Gear, Kathleen O'Neal
People of the River
Tor, 1992

Keywords:
mounds, prehistoric, North America


Gettings, Fred
The Secret Zodiac: The Hidden Art in Medieval Astrology
Arkana, 1987
ISBN 0-14-019215-8

Keywords:
geometry in art-music-architecture, houses of worship, astro-calendrical devices, religion, myth, folklore, religious iconography in architecture, astrology, sacred site tourism, medieval, Europe

Comment:
A dissection of a 13th century church in Florence, Italy, from the standpoint of the astronomical observatory features encoded into its structure and decor. CY


Ghyka, Matila
Esthetique Des Proportions Dans La Nature Et Dans Les Arts
Gallimard, 1933


Ghyka, Matila
The Geometry of Art and Life
Dover Pub., N.Y., 1977
NOTE: i have not seen this, but it may be a translation and reprint of the above entry. CY


Gimbutas, Marija
The Gods and Goddesses of Old Europe, 7000 - 3500 BC
University of California Press, 1974; Thames and Hudson, 1974
updated and revised editon published as
The Goddesses and Gods of Old Europe: Myths and Cult Images, 6500 - 3500 BC
University of California Press, 1982, 1990
LC 72-82323
ISBN 0=520-04655-2

Keywords:
patterns, spirals, megaliths, mounds, petroglyphs, houses of worship, funerary-cemetery-burial sites, vernacular architecture, labyrinths, religion, myth, folklore, cosmology, religious iconography, prehistoric, Crete, Europe, Greece

Comment:
Well-illustrated survey of eastern European stone age sacred statuary and architecture; contains illustrations of early labyrinths and spirals. CY


Gimpel, Jean
The Cathedral Builders
Harper & Row, Publishers, 1984
ISBN 0-06-091158-1 (pbk.)

Keywords:
ratio, golden section, geometry in art-music-architecture, houses of worship, religion, religious iconography, medieval, Europe


Gribben, Arthur
Holy Wells and Sacred Water Sources in Britain and Ireland: An Annotated Bibliography
[-], 1992
200pp.

Keywords:
natural sacred sites, prehistoric, ancient, medieval, renaissance, modern, Europe

Comment:
Surveys works from 1674-1991 and has a complete index. Compiled and annotated by a devoted life long student, with many insightful commentaries. TP


Grillo, Paul Jacques
What Is Design?
P. Theobald, 1960

Keywords:
patterns, ratio, golden section, spirals, polygons, polyhedra, geometry in art-music-architecture


Govert, John Dennis
Feng Shui: The Art of Harmony and Place
ISBN 0-9637254

Keywords:
feng shui, Asia

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