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Funeral for a home / Patrick Grossi [and others] ; edited by Robert Blackson.

Publication:
Philadelphia, PA : Temple Contemporary, Tyler School of Art, The Center for the Arts at Temple University, ©2014.
Format/Description:
Book
116 pages : illustrations (some color, some mounted), maps, plans ; 25 cm
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Subjects:
Row houses -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Historic preservation -- United States.
Local subjects:
3711 Melon Street (Philadelphia, Pa.). (search)
Form/Genre:
Public art -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Contents:
Introduction / Robert Blackson
Obituary
When lilacs last in the dooryard / Thomas Lynch
The genealogy of a Philadelphia row home / Bernard Herman
The preservationist's dilemma : what to do when the building must come down? / Andrew Hurley
This house is every house : the journey of Funeral for a home / Sue Bell Yank
That bottom spirit / Patrick Grossi.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Penn Rare copy has envelope, with 5 pieces of ephemera, in back of book. Also, a pressed flower on page 5.
Athenaeum copy: Includes reproduction of material from the collection of the Athenaeum of Philadelphia (p. 63).
Athenaeum copy: Gift of the editor.
Penn Chronology:
2014
Contributor:
Grossi, Patrick. , Author
Blackson, Robert. ,
Blackson, Robert. , Editor
ISBN:
9780988545731
098854573X
OCLC:
902634605