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6 edition of Forgotten Philadelphia found in the catalog.

Forgotten Philadelphia

Lost Architecture of the Quaker City

by Thomas H. Keels

  • 219 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Temple University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Architecture,
  • History: American,
  • Criticism,
  • Historic Preservation,
  • U.S. Architecture - General,
  • History / United States / State & Local / Middle Atlantic (DC, DE, MD, NJ, NY, PA),
  • United States - State & Local - Middle Atlantic,
  • Historic buildings,
  • Lost architecture,
  • Pennsylvania,
  • Philadelphia

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8859924M
    ISBN 101592135064
    ISBN 109781592135066

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In Forgotten Philadelphia, Thomas Keels takes the reader through a lavishly illustrated journey through three centuries of Philadelphia's architecture: what was built, how the public perceived the value of certain buildings, and why those buildings were eventually demolished.

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