Andrew Saint

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Andrew John Saint (born November 1946) is an English architectural historian and Professor at the Bartlett School of Architecture, University College, London.[1]

Saint worked as the architectural editor of the Survey of London (1974–86) and then as a historian for Historic England (then known as English Heritage) 1986-95.

He lectured in the Department of Architecture at the University of Cambridge and at University College London from May 2006.

While General Editor of the Survey of London Saint was co-author of the volumes on Battersea, Woolwich and South East Marylebone. He is a prolific author of journal articles and books.

Selected publications[edit]

  • Richard Norman Shaw. Yale University Press, New Haven, 1976. ISBN 0300019556
  • The Image of the Architect. Yale University Press, New Haven, 1983. ISBN 0300030134
  • Towards a Social Architecture: the role of school-building in post-war England. New Haven, London, 1987. ISBN 0300038305
  • A Farewell to Fleet Street. English Heritage, 1988. (With Susie Barson) ISBN 0850319714
  • Not Buildings but a Method of Building: the achievement of the post-war Hertfordshire school building programme. Hertfordshire Publications, Hertford, 1990. ISBN 0901354570
  • London. Stationery Office Books, 1991. (With Elain Harwood) (Exploring England's Heritage series) ISBN 0113000324
  • The Chronicles of London. Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 1994. (With Gillian Darley) ISBN 0297832344
  • Architect and Engineer: a study in sibling rivalry. Yale University Press, New Haven, 2008.[2] ISBN 9780300124439
  • Cragside. National Trust Guidebook, Swindon, multiple editions.
  • Politics and the People of London: London County Council, 1889-1965 (editor) Bloomsbury, London, ISBN 9781852850296
  • Battersea for The Survey of London, Vol 49, Part 1 (with Colin Thom) London ISBN 9780300196160
  • Battersea for The Survey of London, Vol 50, Part 2 (with Colin Thom) London ISBN 9780300196160
  • Woolwich for the Survey of London, vol.48 (with Peter Guillery), London ISBN 9780300187229
  • London Suburbs (editor) London 2003 ISBN 185894077X
  • St Paul’s: The Cathedral Church of London, 604-2004 (joint editor) London, 2014 ISBN 0300092768