Re-Presenting the Metropolis: Architecture, Urban Experience and Social Life in London 1800 1840

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The evolution of an urban self-consciousness in London in the early nineteenth century played a fundamental role in the shaping of the city. In this volume Dana Arnold explores the responses to the city among the urban bourgeoisie and their influence on the experience and development of London. Each of the chapters re-presents the metropolis through a thematic consideration of the urban infrastructure and architecture including public open spaces, new roads and bridges, public monuments, and buildings for show including ...

Re-Presenting the Metropolis: Architecture, Urban Experience and Social Life in London 1800 1840 2000, Routledge, Aldershot, England

ISBN-13: 9781840142327

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