Pocket Guide to Chicago Architecture (Third Edition)

4.04 avg rating
( 23 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780393733938: Pocket Guide to Chicago Architecture (Third Edition)

More than 100 highlights of downtown Chicago, from Michigan Avenue to the riverfront to the Loop.

Updated and expanded to chart Chicago’s evolving urban landscape, the third edition of this popular handbook is the perfect companion for self-guided walking tours, as well as an excellent source of information for those wishing to explore the internationally acclaimed architecture of Chicago. Over 100 highlights of the downtown area are covered, with accompanying maps, a glossary of architectural terms, and an index of architects and buildings designed to orient the reader along architectural routes from Michigan Avenue to the Riverfront to the Loop. Also included in this third edition is a fourth section highlighting the city’s diverse campus architecture, from work by Mies van der Rohe and Rem Koolhaas at the Illinois Institute of Technology to the Hyde Park neighborhood of the University of Chicago, where Frank Lloyd Wright’s Robie House stands. 163 illustrations, 4 maps

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

Pocket Guide to Chicago Architecture illustrates and describes more than 100 highlights of downtown Chicago, from Michigan Avenue to the riverfront to the loop. It cover the historic buildings and modern masterpieces that make Chicago the first city of American Architecture. Also included are maps, a glossary of architectural terms, and an index of the architects

About the Author:

Architectural historian Judith Paine McBrien, author of the best-selling Pocket Guide to Chicago Architecture, directs the Archimedia Workshop, which produces films and media about architecture, development, and urban design. She is the recipient of the Society of Architectural Historians 2013 Award for Excellence in Architectural Media for a lifetime of documentary and interpretive filmmaking, including her PBS film, Make No Little Plans: Daniel Burnham and the American City. She lives in Wilmette, Illinois.

John F. DeSalvo, illustrator of the Pocket Guides, is a registered architect. He previously worked in Berlin with Foster & Partners and Murphy/Jahn. Now based in Chicago, he is a practicing architect and teaches architectural design at the Illinois Institute of Technology.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Judith Paine McBrien
Published by WW Norton Publishers
ISBN 10: 0393733939 ISBN 13: 9780393733938
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description WW Norton Publishers. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0393733939

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.60
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Judith Paine McBrien
Published by WW Norton Co, United States (2014)
ISBN 10: 0393733939 ISBN 13: 9780393733938
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description WW Norton Co, United States, 2014. Paperback. Book Condition: New. John F. DeSalvo (illustrator). Third Edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. Updated and expanded to chart Chicago s evolving urban landscape, the third edition of this popular handbook is the perfect companion for self-guided walking tours, as well as an excellent source of information for those wishing to explore the internationally acclaimed architecture of Chicago. Over 100 highlights of the downtown area are covered, with accompanying maps, a glossary of architectural terms and an index of architects and buildings designed to orient the reader along architectural routes from Michigan Avenue to the Riverfront to the Loop. Also included in this third edition is a fourth section highlighting the city s diverse campus architecture, from work by Mies van der Rohe and Rem Koolhaas at the Illinois Institute of Technology to the Hyde Park neighborhood of the University of Chicago, where Frank Lloyd Wright s Robie House stands. Bookseller Inventory # AAH9780393733938

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 15.26
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

McBrien, Judith Paine
Published by W. W. Norton & Company (2014)
ISBN 10: 0393733939 ISBN 13: 9780393733938
New Paperback Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description W. W. Norton & Company, 2014. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # 0393733939

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 13.52
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Judith Paine McBrien
Published by WW Norton Co, United States (2014)
ISBN 10: 0393733939 ISBN 13: 9780393733938
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description WW Norton Co, United States, 2014. Paperback. Book Condition: New. John F. DeSalvo (illustrator). Third Edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. Updated and expanded to chart Chicago s evolving urban landscape, the third edition of this popular handbook is the perfect companion for self-guided walking tours, as well as an excellent source of information for those wishing to explore the internationally acclaimed architecture of Chicago. Over 100 highlights of the downtown area are covered, with accompanying maps, a glossary of architectural terms and an index of architects and buildings designed to orient the reader along architectural routes from Michigan Avenue to the Riverfront to the Loop. Also included in this third edition is a fourth section highlighting the city s diverse campus architecture, from work by Mies van der Rohe and Rem Koolhaas at the Illinois Institute of Technology to the Hyde Park neighborhood of the University of Chicago, where Frank Lloyd Wright s Robie House stands. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780393733938

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 15.51
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Judith Paine McBrien
Published by WW Norton Co, United States (2014)
ISBN 10: 0393733939 ISBN 13: 9780393733938
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description WW Norton Co, United States, 2014. Paperback. Book Condition: New. John F. DeSalvo (illustrator). Third Edition. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. Updated and expanded to chart Chicago s evolving urban landscape, the third edition of this popular handbook is the perfect companion for self-guided walking tours, as well as an excellent source of information for those wishing to explore the internationally acclaimed architecture of Chicago. Over 100 highlights of the downtown area are covered, with accompanying maps, a glossary of architectural terms and an index of architects and buildings designed to orient the reader along architectural routes from Michigan Avenue to the Riverfront to the Loop. Also included in this third edition is a fourth section highlighting the city s diverse campus architecture, from work by Mies van der Rohe and Rem Koolhaas at the Illinois Institute of Technology to the Hyde Park neighborhood of the University of Chicago, where Frank Lloyd Wright s Robie House stands. Bookseller Inventory # BTE9780393733938

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 15.57
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Judith Paine McBrien
ISBN 10: 0393733939 ISBN 13: 9780393733938
New Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 20142331-n

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 13.25
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.64
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

McBrien, Judith Paine
Published by W. W. Norton & Company 6/23/2014 (2014)
ISBN 10: 0393733939 ISBN 13: 9780393733938
New Paperback or Softback Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description W. W. Norton & Company 6/23/2014, 2014. Paperback or Softback. Book Condition: New. Pocket Guide to Chicago Architecture. Book. Bookseller Inventory # BBS-9780393733938

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 15.96
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

McBrien, Judith Paine
Published by W W Norton and Co Inc (2014)
ISBN 10: 0393733939 ISBN 13: 9780393733938
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description W W Norton and Co Inc, 2014. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780393733938

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 13.25
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

McBrien, Judith Paine
Published by W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN 10: 0393733939 ISBN 13: 9780393733938
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Qwestbooks COM LLC
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description W. W. Norton & Company. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0393733939. Bookseller Inventory # Z0393733939ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 17.47
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

McBrien, Judith Paine
Published by W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN 10: 0393733939 ISBN 13: 9780393733938
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 6
Seller:
Lakeside Books
(Benton Harbor, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description W. W. Norton & Company. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0393733939 BRAND NEW, GIFT QUALITY! NOT OVERSTOCKS OR MARKED UP REMAINDERS! DIRECT FROM THE PUBLISHER!|0.6. Bookseller Inventory # OTF-S-9780393733938

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 13.84
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book