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Author Windover, Michael.
Title Art deco : a mode of mobility / Michael Windover ; foreword by Rhodri Windsor Liscombe.
Imprint Québec : Presses de l'Université du Québec, [2012]

Series Patrimoine urbain ; 9
Collection "Le Patrimoine urbain" ; 9.
Subject Art deco.
Art deco (Architecture)
Motion in art.
Art and popular culture.
Alt Name Liscombe, R. W., 1946-
Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 289 pages) : illustrations (some color), portraits.
Note Originally presented as the author's thesis (Ph. D.--University of British Columbia), 2009 under the title: Aestheticizing mobilities.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-289).
Contents Introduction : Art Deco at a Crossroads -- Chapter 1. Re-centring Deco : Imaging/Imagining Place at the Marine Building -- Chapter 2. Moving Glamour : Lifestyle, Ensemble, and Bullock's Wilshire Department Store -- Chapter 3. Exchanging Looks : "Art Dekho" Movie Theatres in Bombay -- Chapter 4. Listening To Deco : Sound Design in Canada -- Conclusion : Modern as Tomorrow's Architecture.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 2760535134 (electronic bk.)
9782760535138 (electronic bk.)
9782760535145 (electronic bk.)
2760535142 (electronic bk.)
ISBN/ISSN 99952413487
OCLC # 815382984
Additional Format Print version: Windover, Michael. Art deco. Québec : Presses de l'Université du Québec, ©2012 (DLC) 2012493657 (OCoLC)815382984