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Creator:
Dobraszczyk, Paul.
Title(s):

Iron, ornament and architecture in Victorian Britain : myth and modernity, excess and enchantment / Paul Dobraszczyk.

Published/Created:
Burlington, VT : Ashgate Publishing Company, [2014]
Physical Description:
xvi, 310 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Holdings:
Reference Library
NK8243 .D63 2014 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-302) and index.
Subject Terms:
Decoration and ornament -- Great Britain -- Victorian style.
Ironwork -- Great Britain.
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  • Introduction: ornament unbound
  • Marketing ornament: iron founders and visual cultures of display
  • Social ornament: iron on the street
  • Demotic ornament: seaside ironworlds
  • Civic ornament: arcades and market halls
  • Meta-ornament: iron and the railway station
  • Postscript: ornament in ruins.