Quincy's Market : a Boston landmark / John Quincy, Jr.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-146587

Description

xviii, 283 p. : ill., maps ; 27 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Architecture
Markets Conservation and restoration
History.
Buildings, structures, etc.
Economic conditions.

Originator

Quincy, John, 1951-

Contents

Divisions over a marketplace : from open fields to Faneuil Hall -- Faneuil Hall and the marketplace witness a revolution -- A need for renewal : Josiah Quincy proposes a new marketplace -- Negotiating for a grand market -- Building the new market -- Faneuil Hall market is born -- Quincy's Market : decline and survival -- Rebuilding the markets -- Faneuil Hall marketplace : sustaining the results.

Publication

Boston : Northeastern University Press

Description

xviii, 283 p. : ill., maps ; 27 cm.

Notes

2003 Book Prize nominee.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 268-274) and index.

ISBN

1555535526 (acid-free paper)

Call Number

Stacks F73.8.Q56 Q56 2003

Other People and Orgs

Quincy's Market (Boston, Mass.)

Places

Massachusetts Boston.
Boston (Mass.)