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Author Bowra, C. M. (Cecil Maurice), 1898-1971.

Title Golden ages of the great cities. / The authors; Sir Maurice Bowra [and others] With an introd. by Sir Ernest Barker and a pref. by Allan Nevins
Published London ; New York : Thames and Hudson, [1952]


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Description xx, 340 pages : plates, portraits ; 22 cm
Contents Athens: the Periclean age / Sir Maurice Bowra -- Rome under the Antonines / Jerome Carcopino -- Christian Constantinople / Steven Runciman -- Medieval Paris / David Douglas -- Medicean Florence / Harold Acton -- Rome of the popes / Cecil Sprigge -- The Venetian republic / Victor Cunard -- Madrid under the House of Austria / R. Trevor Davies -- Paris, Versailles, and the "grand si├Ęcle" / Jacques Chastenet -- Vienna under Metternich / Alan Pryce-Jones -- Jubilee London / Roger Fulford -- Twentieth-century New York / Robert Waithman
Notes <Historical essays on the great cities of Europe, and New York.>
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 323-325
Subject Cities and towns -- History.
New York (N.Y.) -- Description and travel.
Author Bowra, C. M. (Cecil Maurice), 1898-1971.
LC no. 52007973