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Title :

English hospitals 1660-1948 : a survey of their architecture and design

Authors :
GOODALL, Ian ; MORRISON, Kathryn ; PATTISON, Ian ; TAYLOR, Robert ; THOM, Colin ;
Publication year :
1998
Language :
English ;
Abstract :
A new study based on recording work by the Royal Commission, examines hospital buildings constructed between 1660 and 1948, analysing the changing ideas and institutions that created them as well as their structure, layout and design. Types covered include general and cottage hospitals, workhouse infirmaries, hospitals of the armed forces, specialist hospitals, hospitals for infectious diseases, mental hospitals and convalescent homes. Provides a gazetteer of sites recorded. ;
Pagination/Size :
222 ; x, 222 p.; 189 ill.; plans ;
Topic :
530 - BIBLIOGRAPHIE D'HISTOIRE DE L'ART ;
French keywords :
England (GBR) ; Grande-Bretagne ; Hôpital ; Royal Commission on Historical Monuments, National Buildings Record, ; 1600-2000 ; 1660-1948 ;
Descriptors :
England (GBR) ; Great Britain ; Hospitals ; Royal Commission on Historical Monuments, National Buildings Record, ; 1600-2000 ; 1660-1948 ;
Document type :
Ouvrage ;
INIST identifier :
24992252 ;
ISBN :
ISBN 1873592299 ;
Provenance :
Bibliographie d'Histoire de l'Art ;
Publisher :
Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, Swindon
Publisher country :
UNITED KINGDOM ;