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Author Lobo Montalvo, María Luisa.

Title Havana : history and architecture of a romantic city / María Luisa Lobo Montalvo with the collaboration of Zoila Lapique Becali and Alicia García Santana ; translated by Lorna Scott Fox ; prologue by Hugh Thomas.

Imprint New York : Monacelli Press, 2000.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage Reference    720.9729 LOB    Available
Description 320 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 32 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 312-315) and index.
Contents Prologue -- Introduction: My faraway, lost world -- Romantic origins -- A villa is born -- The key to the New World -- The antechamber of the Indies -- The city of palaces -- The foremost city in Spanish America -- The city of columns -- The garden city -- Tradition and modernity -- Beyond Havana -- Epilogue.
Subject Architecture -- Cuba -- Havana.
Havana (Cuba) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Havana (Cuba) -- History.
Added Author Lapique Becali, Zoila.
García Santana, Alicia.
Added Title Habana. English
ISBN 1580930522 : $75.00

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