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Humanism and the urban world

Caspar Pearson

Humanism and the urban world

Leon Battista Alberti and the Renaissance city

by Caspar Pearson

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Published by Pennsylvania State University Press in University Park, Pa .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns,
  • Philosophy,
  • Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-260) and index.

    Other titlesLeon Battista Alberti and the Renaissance city
    StatementCaspar Pearson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA1123.A5 P43 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 268 p. :
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25249794M
    ISBN 109780271048550
    LC Control Number2011003075


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