Princeton University Library Catalog

A guidebook to contemporary architecture in Montreal / Nancy Dunton, Helen Malkin ; with an essay by Georges Adamczyk and a conversation between Ricardo L. Castro and Martin Houle.

Author:
Dunton, Nancy H. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Madeira Park, BC: Douglas & McIntyre, 2016, , ©2016]
Εdition:
Second edition.
Description:
239 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 18 cm
Summary note:
"A fresh look at contemporary architecture in Montreal, featuring 75 noteworthy buildings and public spaces. A resource for both locals and tourists alike, A Guidebook to Contemporary Architecture in Montreal presents seventy-five important projects that reflect architecture's resurgence in the city over the last twenty-five years. A two-page spread is dedicated to each project, with concise descriptive text alongside photos, drawings and floor plans. Projects are presented by quartier or neighbourhood so that the visitor can take a selfguided walking tour. The front and back flaps are folding maps to guide the visitor through the highlighted quartiers. At a time when cultural tourism is burgeoning, this guidebook gives the reader a unique understanding of Montreal. Put it in your pocket, take the metro and go see the city."-- Provided by publisher.
Notes:
Includes indexes.
Other format(s):
Issued also in electronic format.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781771621113 (paperback)
  • 1771621117 (paperback)
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