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"When all of Rome was under construction" : the building process in baroque Rome /
Dorothy Metzger Habel.
imprint
University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, c2013.
description
xiv, 232 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
ISBN
9780271055732 (cloth : alk. paper)
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imprint
University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, c2013.
isbn
9780271055732 (cloth : alk. paper)
contents note
The urban redevelopment of Piazza Colonna I : "senza spesa ne aggravare alcuno" -- The urban redevelopment of Piazza Colonna II : "il negotio restava aggiustato" -- The repercussions of building Piazza S. Pietro : "in tempo che tutta Roma era in fabrica" -- Lorenzo Pizzatti and his "Roza riforma" : a pavonazzo speaks up "tutto per ben publico."
abstract
"Analyzes the politics and economics of architecture and the building process in seventeenth-century Rome. Explores topics ranging from the financing of construction to the availability of materials and personnel"--Provided by publisher.
catalogue key
8830171
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-223) and index.
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"Analyzes the politics and economics of architecture and the building process in seventeenth-century Rome. Explores topics ranging from the financing of construction to the availability of materials and personnel"--Provided by publisher.

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