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Author Savoy, Daniel, 1977-
Title Venice from the water : architecture and myth in an early modern city / Daniel Savoy.
Published New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, c2012.
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 Floor3  NA2542.8 .S28 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description 143 p. : chiefly col. ill., maps ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Water as urban space -- Charting the myth of Venice -- The urban scenography of Venice from the lagoon, the Grand Canal, and selected Rii -- Toward an aquatic aesthetic of the Venetian Palace Fa├žade -- Palladio and the Bacino San Marco -- Water as civic space.
Subject Water and architecture -- Italy -- Venice.
Architecture -- Italy -- Venice -- Psychological aspects.
Venice (Italy) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Alternate Title Architecture and myth in an early modern city
ISBN 9780300167979 (cl : alk. paper)
0300167970 (cl : alk. paper)
OCLC number 759174520