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Author Robinson, Charles Mulford, 1869-1917.

Title Modern civic art; or, The city made beautiful, by Charles Mulford Robinson.

Imprint New York, London, G.P. Putnam's sons, 1904.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage Reference    710 ROB 1904    Available
Edition 2d ed., with illustrations.
Description xi, 381 p. front., plates. 25 cm.
Contents Introduction. A new day for cities. What civic art is.--The city's focal points: The water approach. The land approach. The administrative centre.--In the business district: The street plan of the business district. Architecture in the business district. The furnishings of the street. Adorning with fountains and sculpture.--In the residential sections: Street plotting among the homes. On great avenues. On minor residential streets. Among the tenements.--The city at large: Comprehensive planning. Open spaces. Parkways. Distribution and location of parks. Park development. Temporary and occasional decoration.--Index.
Subject Art, Municipal.

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