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2 edition of The opening of the Crystal Palace found in the catalog.

The opening of the Crystal Palace

considered in some of its relations to the prospects of art

by John Ruskin

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Published by Smith, Elder, and Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conservation and restoration,
  • Art,
  • Architecture,
  • Crystal Palace (Sydenham, London, England)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Ruskin, M.A., author of "The stones of Venice," "The seven lamps of architecture," "Modern painters," etc
    The Physical Object
    Pagination21, [3] p. ;
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25072649M

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    The Crystal Palace Market is a perfect place for a great celebration. The venue can accommodate up to guests for seating and standing event. Our dedicated team would be delighted to answer any questions you may have or arrange a time to show you the venue.   A library where you can borrow almost anything is finally set to open this weekend in Crystal Palace. The long-awaited library, which will lend everything from screwdrivers to Author: Olivia Tobin.

    I n Harold P. Clun's 'The Face Of London', published in , he writes on the district of Crystal Palace and the famous Glass Building which was re-erected there in The Crystal palace was originally constructed in Hyde Park for the Great Exhibition of I have transcribed the text from this section of Clun's book below, along with some interesting images from various sources.   The Crystal Palace burnt down on the night of Novem On the night of Novem , around , people went to Sydenham Hill in south London, to witness the dramatic destruction.


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