skip to content
The buildings of Peter Harrison : cataloguing the work of the first global architect, 1716-1775 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The buildings of Peter Harrison : cataloguing the work of the first global architect, 1716-1775

Author: John Fitzhugh Millar
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Perhaps the most important architect ever to have worked in America, Peter Harrison's renown suffers from the destruction of most of his papers when he died. He was born in Yorkshire and trained to be an architect. He also became a ship captain, sailed to America where he began designing some of the most iconic buildings"--
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Catalogues raisonnés
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Peter Harrison; Peter Harrison; Peter Harrison; Peter Harrison
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Fitzhugh Millar
ISBN: 9780786479627 0786479620 1476615748 9781476615745
OCLC Number: 869265577
Description: v, 238 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: John Fitzhugh Millar.

Abstract:

"Perhaps the most important architect ever to have worked in America, Peter Harrison's renown suffers from the destruction of most of his papers when he died. He was born in Yorkshire and trained to be an architect. He also became a ship captain, sailed to America where he began designing some of the most iconic buildings"--

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/869265577> # The buildings of Peter Harrison : cataloguing the work of the first global architect, 1716-1775
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "869265577" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ncu> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/720.92/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2091803075#Person/harrison_peter_1716_1775> ; # Peter Harrison
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/NA737> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2091803075#Topic/architecture_colonies_great_britain_history_18th_century> ; # Architecture--Colonies--Great Britain--History--18th century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2091803075#Event/1700_1799> ; # 1700 - 1799
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2091803075#Topic/architecture_british_colonies> ; # Architecture--British colonies
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2091803075#Person/millar_john_fitzhugh> ; # John Fitzhugh Millar
   schema:datePublished "2014" ;
   schema:description ""Perhaps the most important architect ever to have worked in America, Peter Harrison's renown suffers from the destruction of most of his papers when he died. He was born in Yorkshire and trained to be an architect. He also became a ship captain, sailed to America where he began designing some of the most iconic buildings"--"@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2091803075> ;
   schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "Catalogues raisonnés"@en ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The buildings of Peter Harrison : cataloguing the work of the first global architect, 1716-1775"@en ;
   schema:productID "869265577" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781476615745> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780786479627> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB637439> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/869265577> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2091803075#Person/harrison_peter_1716_1775> # Peter Harrison
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1716" ;
   schema:deathDate "1775" ;
   schema:familyName "Harrison" ;
   schema:givenName "Peter" ;
   schema:name "Peter Harrison" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2091803075#Person/millar_john_fitzhugh> # John Fitzhugh Millar
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Millar" ;
   schema:givenName "John Fitzhugh" ;
   schema:name "John Fitzhugh Millar" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2091803075#Topic/architecture_british_colonies> # Architecture--British colonies
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Architecture--British colonies"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2091803075#Topic/architecture_colonies_great_britain_history_18th_century> # Architecture--Colonies--Great Britain--History--18th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Architecture--Colonies--Great Britain--History--18th century"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780786479627>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0786479620" ;
   schema:isbn "9780786479627" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781476615745>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1476615748" ;
   schema:isbn "9781476615745" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/869265577>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/869265577> ; # The buildings of Peter Harrison : cataloguing the work of the first global architect, 1716-1775
   schema:dateModified "2018-11-10" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.