Railway Stations from the Gare de l'Est to Penn Station

By: Ferrarini, Alessia

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First English edition (first published in Italy, 2004). Black hardcover with title in white on spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear. 219pp. Many colour and b/w illustrations. This consideration of various train stations built over the last 150 years or so aims to chart a history of the "paradigm shifts" in railway architecture, selecting and analysing examples that played a key role in defining what would then become important models of reference for such buildings. the sixteen chosen examples include the Stazione di Santa Maria Novella, Florence, designed by Gruppo Toscano, 1932-5 and Stratford Regional Station designed by Wilkinson Eyre Architects from 1994-1999.

Title: Railway Stations from the Gare de l'Est to Penn Station

Author Name: Ferrarini, Alessia

Categories: Architecture, Design and Planning,

Publisher: Milan, Electa Architecture: 2005

ISBN Number: 1904313345

ISBN Number 13: 9781904313342

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 006700

Keywords: francois duquesney, hiroshi hara, ueli zbinden,