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The Resource The politics of the German Gothic revival : August Reichensperger, Michael J. Lewis

The politics of the German Gothic revival : August Reichensperger, Michael J. Lewis

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The politics of the German Gothic revival : August Reichensperger
Title
The politics of the German Gothic revival
Title remainder
August Reichensperger
Statement of responsibility
Michael J. Lewis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
August Reichensperger was central to the German Gothic Revival and a major figure in German public life in the critical years before and after national unification in 1871. An architectural theorist, politician, preservationist, and journalist, his wide-ranging interests make this acount of his life a veritable intellectual history of Germany. -- from book jacket
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1957-
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Lewis, Michael J.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA1088.R45
LC item number
L49 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
An Architectural History Foundation book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reichensperger, August
  • Architects
  • Gothic revival (Architecture)
  • Architecture and society
Label
The politics of the German Gothic revival : August Reichensperger, Michael J. Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Series statement from jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-299) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- I. August Reichensperger: Background, biography, and political philosophy -- II. August Reichensperger and Cologne Cathedral -- III. Die Christlich- Germanische Baukunst: Reichensperger's campaign for architectural reform -- IV. English inspiration -- V. The shape of Reichensperger's Gothic -- VI. Building Gothic Society: Reichensperger in Berlin -- VII. "Better Rust than Whitewash": The conscience of the Gothic Revival -- VIII. Reichensperger triumphant: High tide of the Gothic Revival -- IX. "Dignified Detachment": Architectural politics in the German Empire -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- Credits
Control code
ocm26931677
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
ix, 308 pages
Isbn
9780262121774
Lccn
92038723
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Helene Weis Collection
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)26931677
Label
The politics of the German Gothic revival : August Reichensperger, Michael J. Lewis
Publication
Note
Series statement from jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-299) 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
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- I. August Reichensperger: Background, biography, and political philosophy -- II. August Reichensperger and Cologne Cathedral -- III. Die Christlich- Germanische Baukunst: Reichensperger's campaign for architectural reform -- IV. English inspiration -- V. The shape of Reichensperger's Gothic -- VI. Building Gothic Society: Reichensperger in Berlin -- VII. "Better Rust than Whitewash": The conscience of the Gothic Revival -- VIII. Reichensperger triumphant: High tide of the Gothic Revival -- IX. "Dignified Detachment": Architectural politics in the German Empire -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- Credits
Control code
ocm26931677
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
ix, 308 pages
Isbn
9780262121774
Lccn
92038723
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Helene Weis Collection
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)26931677

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