St Petersburg

Author
Other titles
  • Saint Petersburg
Published
  • London : Frances Lincoln 2006
Physical description
239 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.
ISBN
  • 0711224927 (hbk.)
  • 9780711224926 (hbk.)
Notes
  • Select bibliography: p. [235]; index: p. [236]-239.
Contents
  • The founding of a city -- August ambition : the rise of imperial St Petersburg -- The babylon of the snows -- The cradle of revolution -- Imperial twilight -- Leningrad : from Red Piter to Hero City -- The window opens.
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • History.
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • This lavishly illustrated book tells the epic 300-year story of St Petersburg through its architecture, landscapes, literature and art, from the city's origins and its earliest buildings through to the present day. Now a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the historic centre of St Petersburg is being restored with the help of the World Monuments Fund. The book showcases the surviving monuments of St Petersburg while examining what has been lost and what is being lost.

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Location of copy Shelfmark Online location Holdings Notes
University of Bristol Libraries: Arts & Social Sciences Library Oversize DK561 AME 7 day loan: vacation loan
British Library: Humanities and Social Sciences, St Pancras Reading Rooms LC.31.b.3898
British Library: Document Supply Services fm06/.1407
University of Cambridge Libraries: University Library: Order in Reading Room C200.a.2374
University of Huddersfield Library: University of Huddersfield Library Floor 2 Loan 947.21 AME
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) HB6.207.5.17
National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru: Contact the National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru PRINT 2008 MC 3180
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library M08.C00284
University of Oxford Libraries: Worcester College Library: Eland Collection 21 ar 56/ST.PET 8 (outsize shelf) (apply staff)
Trinity College Dublin Library: Santry Book Repository HX-77-374
UCL Library Services: UCL Bartlett Library DK561 .A44 2006

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