The Resource The architecture of New York City : histories and views of important structures, sites, and symbols, by Donald M. Reynolds

The architecture of New York City : histories and views of important structures, sites, and symbols, by Donald M. Reynolds

Label
The architecture of New York City : histories and views of important structures, sites, and symbols
Title
The architecture of New York City
Title remainder
histories and views of important structures, sites, and symbols
Statement of responsibility
by Donald M. Reynolds
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This introduction to the architecture of New York city presents a compendium of histories and views of more than eighty major structures, sites, and symbols, from the seventeenth century to the early 1980s
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reynolds, Donald M
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA735.N5
LC item number
R49 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York <NY>
  • Symbolism in architecture
  • Buildings
  • Symbolisme en architecture
  • Bouwkunst
  • Baustil
  • Architektur
  • Symbolfunktion
Label
The architecture of New York City : histories and views of important structures, sites, and symbols, by Donald M. Reynolds
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 329-334
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Seventeenth century : Dutch beginnings -- Eighteenth century : Georgian architecture and a revolution -- The Federal style -- Nineteenth century : Greek revival -- Temples of commerce and houses of industry -- Churches : from temple fronts to statue columns -- Cast-iron buildings, their legacy, and the Palazzo style -- The tallest building in the world, 1913-30 : the Woolworth building -- Fashionable dwellings -- Theaters -- The New York port comes of age -- Art deco skyscrapers -- Rockefeller center : innovation in urban planning -- Graves, gardens, and parks -- The picturesque point of view : Fronthill castle, firehouses, and the seventh regiment armory -- "O harp and altar" : the Brooklyn Bridge
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xi, 339 pages
Isbn
9780026024006
Lccn
83026736
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10277793
  • (OCoLC)ocm10277793
Label
The architecture of New York City : histories and views of important structures, sites, and symbols, by Donald M. Reynolds
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 329-334
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Seventeenth century : Dutch beginnings -- Eighteenth century : Georgian architecture and a revolution -- The Federal style -- Nineteenth century : Greek revival -- Temples of commerce and houses of industry -- Churches : from temple fronts to statue columns -- Cast-iron buildings, their legacy, and the Palazzo style -- The tallest building in the world, 1913-30 : the Woolworth building -- Fashionable dwellings -- Theaters -- The New York port comes of age -- Art deco skyscrapers -- Rockefeller center : innovation in urban planning -- Graves, gardens, and parks -- The picturesque point of view : Fronthill castle, firehouses, and the seventh regiment armory -- "O harp and altar" : the Brooklyn Bridge
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xi, 339 pages
Isbn
9780026024006
Lccn
83026736
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10277793
  • (OCoLC)ocm10277793

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