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Author Young, Carolyn A. (Carolyn Ann), 1961-

Title The glory of Ottawa : Canada's first parliament buildings / Carolyn A. Young
Published Montréal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, [1995]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 204 pages) : illustrations
Summary The competition to design and construct the government buildings in Ottawa, the new national capital, was one of the most important architectural events in nineteenth-century British North America, and the resulting buildings inspired a major movement in Canadian federal architecture. The Glory of Ottawa focuses on the 1859 design competition from which these unrivalled buildings emerged
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [181]-193) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Fuller, Thomas, 1823-1898.
Jones, Chilion, 1835-1912.
Parliament Buildings (Ottawa, Ont.)
Architecture -- Competitions -- Canada -- History -- 19th century.
Architecture, Modern -- 19th century.
Ottawa (Ont.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0773564969 (electronic bk.)
9780773564961 (electronic bk.)