Newsletter   Secure Checkout   Shopping Cart (0 Items)  
Search:    Welcome Guest! Save up to 30-40% on most items with our awesome everyday discounts!
Innovation and Experience in Early Baroque in the Southern Netherlands: The Case of the Jesuit Church in Antwerp (Architectura Moderna) (Architectura Moderna) (Architectura Moderna) [Paperback]

Innovation and Experience in Early Baroque in the Southern Netherlands: The Case of the Jesuit Church in Antwerp (Architectura Moderna) (Architectura Moderna) (Architectura Moderna) [Paperback]

Our Price $ 81.90  
Retail Value $ 117.00  
You Save $ 35.10  (30%)  
Item Number 241040  
Buy New $81.90
Quantity:
Out Of Stock!
Currently Out Of Stock
Currently unavailable...

Item description for Innovation and Experience in Early Baroque in the Southern Netherlands: The Case of the Jesuit Church in Antwerp (Architectura Moderna) (Architectura Moderna) (Architectura Moderna) by P. Lombaerde...

The country house, chateau or rural palazzo set in extensive grounds may have been the ultimate badge of social pre-eminence but invariably their owners spent much of the year in the city. To this extent urban living was common to all elites worthy of the name, whatever their origin or source of wealth or power. Needless to say, though, how different elite groups experienced town life varied greatly. Focussing on the most basic aspect of urban living, this collection is concerned with the study of the places and types of residence of urban elites.

Recently a number of historians have begun to explore the residential choices made by elites in the urban context, both as an important constituent of lifestyle and as a marker of elite identity and difference. However, whereas these studies have tended to focus on one particular elite group, a single place or one type of urban residence - such as aristocratic hotels - the current volume is original in exploring the patterns and logic of residential choices made by different elite groups in a variety of urban settings, in Britain, France and Italy, from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century.

Each of the book's nine substantive chapters is written in either English or French (with an abstract in the other language) by a leading specialist either on elites or in the field of urban history. The volume arises out of two meetings of the specialists concerned, which gives it a degree of coherence rarely achieved in collections of this sort. A substantial essay by the editors points to similarities and contrasts between the specific cases and identifies key issues requiring further research. English and French text.



Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at promiseangels.com!

Item Specifications...


Pages   266
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 10.8" Width: 8.5" Height: 0.6"
Weight:   2.4 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   May 30, 2008
Publisher   Brepols Publishers
ISBN  2503523889  
ISBN13  9782503523880  


Availability  0 units.


More About P. Lombaerde


Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.



Product Categories

1Books > Subjects > Arts & Photography > Art > Art History > Schools, Periods & Styles > Renaissance
2Books > Subjects > History > Europe > Netherlands
3Books > Subjects > History > World > General
4Books > Subjects > History > World > Renaissance



Reviews - What do customers think about Innovation and Experience in Early Baroque in the Southern Netherlands: The Case of the Jesuit Church in Antwerp (Architectura Moderna) (Architectura Moderna) (Architectura Moderna)?

Be the first to write a review about Innovation and Experience in Early Baroque in the Southern Netherlands: The Case of the Jesuit Church in Antwerp (Architectura Moderna) (Architectura Moderna) (Architectura Moderna)



Ask A Question or Provide Feedback regarding Innovation and Experience in Early Baroque in the Southern Netherlands: The Case of the Jesuit Church in Antwerp (Architectura Moderna) (Architectura Moderna) (Architectura Moderna)


Item Feedback and Product Questions
For immediate assistance call 888.395.0572 during the hours of 10am thru 8pm EST Monday thru Friday and a customer care representative will be happy to help you!

Help us continuously improve our service by reporting your feedback or questions below:

I have a question regarding this product
The information above is incorrect or conflicting
The page has misspellings or incorrect grammar
The page did not load correctly in my browser or created an error.

Email Address:
Anti Spam Question. To combat spammers we require that you answer a simple question.
What color is the sky?
Leave This Blank :
Do Not Change This Text :



Add This Product Widget To Your Website

Looking to add this information to your own website? Then use our Product Widget to allow you to display product information in a frame that is 120 pixels wide by 240 pixels high.

    Copy and paste the following HTML into your website and enjoy!



Order toll-free weekdays 10am thru 10pm EST by phone: 1-888-395-0572 (Lines are closed on holidays & weekends.)
Customer Service | My Account | Track My Orders | Return Policy | Request Free Catalog | Email Newsletter


Resources
Gift Certificates
RSS Feeds
Corporate
About Us
Contact Us
Policies
Terms Of Use
Privacy Policy