Tuesday, August 28, 2007

418) The Future of the Past: Attitudes to Conservation 1174-1974**

Fawcett, J. (ed.) (1976). The Future of the Past: Attitudes to Conservation 1174-1974. Thames and Hudson, London.
  • The law's delays: conservationist legislation in the British Isles (ms9-33)
  • Scarpe and anti-scarpe (ms35-53)
  • A presevationist's progress (ms55-63)
  • What should we preserve? (ms65-73)
  • A restoration tragedy: cathedral in the eighteen and nineteenth centuries (ms75-115)
  • Living with the past: Victorian alterations to country houses (ms117-139)
  • Conservation in America: national character as revealed by preservation (ms141-149)
  • Old sites and new buildings: the architect's point of view (ms150-152)