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Country, Park and City

The Architecture and Life of Calvert Vaux

Country, Park and City( )
Author: Kowsky, Francis R.
ISBN:978-0-19-511495-9
Publication Date:Jan 1998
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $125.00
Book Description:

Calvert Vaux (1824--1895) designed Central Park and other parks in American cities with Frederick Law Olmsted. Trained in England as an architect, Vaux also planned buildings that mirrored the advance of urbanization in America. Museums, exhibition halls, model tenements, and dwellings, as well as many structures in Central Park, were among his designs. This book is an in-depth study of Vaux's life and work.

Book Details
Pages:392
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Artists, Architects, Photographers
Travel / Parks & Campgrounds
Biography & Autobiography / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.254 x 10.218 x 1.092 Inches
Book Weight:2.354 Pounds



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