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Creator:
Galinou, Mireille.
Title(s):

Cottages and villas : the birth of the garden suburb / Mireille Galinou.

Published/Created:
New Haven : Yale University Press, 2010.
Physical Description:
544 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
DA685.S144 G35 2010 (LC) Oversize
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 525-528) and index.
Subject Terms:
Garden suburbs -- England -- London.
St. John's Wood (London, England) -- History.
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  • The Eyre family and the estate of St John's Wood
  • A master plan for St John's Wood
  • First steps, 1805-20
  • Early residential designs
  • Creating and maintaining a garden quarter
  • The community and its services
  • Infrastructure
  • Artists' quarter
  • Spiritual St John's Wood
  • Postcript
  • Epilogue: from fields to tower blocks-landmarks in St John's Wood.