City in the Woods

City in the Woods : Life and Design of an American Camp Meeting on Martha's Vineyard

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In this blend of architectural and cultural history, Ellen Weiss illuminates the architectural style and the life of the most famous Methodist camp meeting ground of the nineteenth century, Wesleyan Grove. She shows how this remarkable Victorian structure has the aesthetic force to support its religious and social aims.show more

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  • Hardback | 182 pages
  • 170.18 x 251.46 x 2.54mm | 430.91g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • frontispiece, halftones
  • 0195041631
  • 9780195041637

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