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The Resource Camillo Sitte : the birth of modern city planning, George R. Collins and Christiane Crasemann Collins

Camillo Sitte : the birth of modern city planning, George R. Collins and Christiane Crasemann Collins

Label
Camillo Sitte : the birth of modern city planning
Title
Camillo Sitte
Title remainder
the birth of modern city planning
Statement of responsibility
George R. Collins and Christiane Crasemann Collins
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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1917-1993
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Collins, George R.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1843-1903
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  • Sitte, Camillo
  • Collins, Christiane Crasemann
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  • Sitte, Camillo
  • City planning
Label
Camillo Sitte : the birth of modern city planning, George R. Collins and Christiane Crasemann Collins
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0665/2006050201-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Rizzoli International Publications, 1986
  • "With a translation of the 1889 Austrian edition of his City planning according to artistic principles."
Bibliography note
Includes 498 bibliographical references (pages [411]-434) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Sources of Illustrations -- Prefatory Note -- Introduction
  • Camillo Sitte's Background, Life, and Interests -- The State of City Planning in Germany and Austria -- Important Contemporaries of Sitte: Baumeister, Stübben, Buls, and Others -- The Transformation of Vienna -- Some Other Sources of Sitte's Ideas -- Sitte's Point of View and Analytical Procedures -- The Successive Editions and Translations of the Book -- Sitte's Impact on German City Planning -- The Influence of Sitte and German Planning Abroad -- Conclusion -- Translation of Camillo Sitte's City Planning according to Artistic Principles -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
  • Contents of the original "Städte-Bau nach seinen künstlerischen Grundsätzen" in the English translation:
  • Introduction -- The Relationship between Buildings, Monuments, and Their Plazas -- That the Centre of Plazas Be Kept Free -- That Public Squares Should Be Enclosed Entities -- The Size and Shape of Plazas -- The Irregularities of Old Plazas -- Plaza Groupings -- Streets -- The Layout of Public Squares in the North of Europe -- The Meager and Unimaginative Character of Modern City Plans -- Modern Systems -- Artistic Limitations of Modern City Planning -- Improvements in the Modern System -- Example of an Urban Arrangement according to Artistic Principles -- Conclusion -- Appendix I. Greenery within the City (1900) -- Appendix II. To Our Readers (1904)
Control code
FIEb16066534
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Dover edition.
Extent
440 pages, 23 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780486451183
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)70668906
Label
Camillo Sitte : the birth of modern city planning, George R. Collins and Christiane Crasemann Collins
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0665/2006050201-d.html
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Rizzoli International Publications, 1986
  • "With a translation of the 1889 Austrian edition of his City planning according to artistic principles."
Bibliography note
Includes 498 bibliographical references (pages [411]-434) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Sources of Illustrations -- Prefatory Note -- Introduction
  • Camillo Sitte's Background, Life, and Interests -- The State of City Planning in Germany and Austria -- Important Contemporaries of Sitte: Baumeister, Stübben, Buls, and Others -- The Transformation of Vienna -- Some Other Sources of Sitte's Ideas -- Sitte's Point of View and Analytical Procedures -- The Successive Editions and Translations of the Book -- Sitte's Impact on German City Planning -- The Influence of Sitte and German Planning Abroad -- Conclusion -- Translation of Camillo Sitte's City Planning according to Artistic Principles -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
  • Contents of the original "Städte-Bau nach seinen künstlerischen Grundsätzen" in the English translation:
  • Introduction -- The Relationship between Buildings, Monuments, and Their Plazas -- That the Centre of Plazas Be Kept Free -- That Public Squares Should Be Enclosed Entities -- The Size and Shape of Plazas -- The Irregularities of Old Plazas -- Plaza Groupings -- Streets -- The Layout of Public Squares in the North of Europe -- The Meager and Unimaginative Character of Modern City Plans -- Modern Systems -- Artistic Limitations of Modern City Planning -- Improvements in the Modern System -- Example of an Urban Arrangement according to Artistic Principles -- Conclusion -- Appendix I. Greenery within the City (1900) -- Appendix II. To Our Readers (1904)
Control code
FIEb16066534
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Dover edition.
Extent
440 pages, 23 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780486451183
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)70668906

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