skip to content
The glory of Ottawa : Canada's first parliament buildings Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The glory of Ottawa : Canada's first parliament buildings

Author: Carolyn A Young
Publisher: Montreal ; Buffalo : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
The competition to design and construct the government buildings in Ottawa, the new national capital, was one of the most important architectural events in nineteenth-century British North America, and the resulting buildings inspired a major movement in Canadian federal architecture. The Glory of Ottawa focuses on the 1859 design competition from which these unrivalled buildings emerged.
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

Named Person: Thomas Fuller; Chilion Jones
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carolyn A Young
ISBN: 0773512276 9780773512276
OCLC Number: 31516544
Description: xii, 204 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Carolyn A. Young.

Abstract:

The competition to design and construct the government buildings in Ottawa, the new national capital, was one of the most important architectural events in nineteenth-century British North America, and the resulting buildings inspired a major movement in Canadian federal architecture. The Glory of Ottawa focuses on the 1859 design competition from which these unrivalled buildings emerged.

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/31516544> # The glory of Ottawa : Canada's first parliament buildings
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "31516544" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/quc> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865850555#Place/buffalo> ; # Buffalo
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865850555#Place/montreal> ; # Montreal
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865850555#Topic/edifices_du_parlement_ottawa_ont> ; # Édifices du Parlement (Ottawa, Ont.)
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/306376061> ; # Parliament Buildings (Ottawa, Ont.)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865850555#Organization/parliament_buildings_ottawa_ont> ; # Parliament Buildings (Ottawa, Ont.)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/840962> ; # Buildings
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865850555#Topic/public_buildings_ontario_ottawa> ; # Public buildings--Ontario--Ottawa
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/78669764> ; # Chilion Jones
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865850555#Topic/architecture_concours_canada_histoire_19e_siecle> ; # Architecture--Concours--Canada--Histoire--19e siècle
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205408> ; # Ontario--Ottawa.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865850555#Place/ottawa_ont> ; # Ottawa (Ont.)
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/NA4415> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865850555#Topic/architecture_19e_siecle_canada> ; # Architecture--19e siècle--Canada
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865850555#Person/fuller_thomas_1823_1898> ; # Thomas Fuller
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/725.110971384/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1082090> ; # Public buildings
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "1995" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/19570294> ; # Carolyn Ann Young
   schema:datePublished "1995" ;
   schema:description "The competition to design and construct the government buildings in Ottawa, the new national capital, was one of the most important architectural events in nineteenth-century British North America, and the resulting buildings inspired a major movement in Canadian federal architecture. The Glory of Ottawa focuses on the 1859 design competition from which these unrivalled buildings emerged."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/865850555> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The glory of Ottawa : Canada's first parliament buildings"@en ;
   schema:productID "31516544" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/31516544#PublicationEvent/montreal_buffalo_mcgill_queen_s_university_press_1995> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865850555#Agent/mcgill_queen_s_university_press> ; # McGill-Queen's University Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780773512276> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/31516544> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865850555#Agent/mcgill_queen_s_university_press> # McGill-Queen's University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "McGill-Queen's University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865850555#Organization/parliament_buildings_ottawa_ont> # Parliament Buildings (Ottawa, Ont.)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Parliament Buildings (Ottawa, Ont.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865850555#Person/fuller_thomas_1823_1898> # Thomas Fuller
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1823" ;
   schema:deathDate "1898" ;
   schema:familyName "Fuller" ;
   schema:givenName "Thomas" ;
   schema:name "Thomas Fuller" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865850555#Topic/architecture_19e_siecle_canada> # Architecture--19e siècle--Canada
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Architecture--19e siècle--Canada"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865850555#Topic/architecture_concours_canada_histoire_19e_siecle> # Architecture--Concours--Canada--Histoire--19e siècle
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Architecture--Concours--Canada--Histoire--19e siècle"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865850555#Topic/edifices_du_parlement_ottawa_ont> # Édifices du Parlement (Ottawa, Ont.)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Édifices du Parlement (Ottawa, Ont.)"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1082090> # Public buildings
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Public buildings"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205408> # Ontario--Ottawa.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Ontario--Ottawa." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/840962> # Buildings
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Buildings"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/19570294> # Carolyn Ann Young
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1961" ;
   schema:familyName "Young" ;
   schema:givenName "Carolyn Ann" ;
   schema:givenName "Carolyn A." ;
   schema:name "Carolyn Ann Young" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/306376061> # Parliament Buildings (Ottawa, Ont.)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Parliament Buildings (Ottawa, Ont.)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/78669764> # Chilion Jones
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1838" ;
   schema:deathDate "1912" ;
   schema:familyName "Jones" ;
   schema:givenName "Chilion" ;
   schema:name "Chilion Jones" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780773512276>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0773512276" ;
   schema:isbn "9780773512276" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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