The row house reborn :architecture and neighborhoods in New York City, 1908-1929 /Andrew Scott Dolkart.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-225930

Description

xiii, 232 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Row houses History 20th century.
Housing rehabilitation History 20th century.
Architecture, Domestic
Neighborhoods
Reihenhaus.
Buildings, structures, etc.

Originator

Dolkart, Andrew.

Contents

Preface -- Introduction -- Ch. 1. Housing New Yorkers : the fall and rise of the New York row house -- Ch. 2. Reconceiving the row house : Frederick J. Sterner and the transformation of the nineteenth-century row house in New York -- Ch. 3. Re-creating a neighborhood : New York's social elite move east -- Ch. 4. The real estate of Bohemia : redesigning Greenwich Village -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Index.

Publication

Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press

Description

xiii, 232 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.
Complimentary copy, August 24, 2009. Historic New England image appears on page 181.

ISBN

9780801891588 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0801891582 (hardcover : alk. paper)

Call Number

Stacks NA7238.N6 D65 2009

Places

New York (State) New York
New York (State) New York.
New York (N.Y.)
New York