The brilliantly-lighted apartments were thronged with figures that seemed to have stepped from the dark canvas of historic portraits, or to have flitted forth from the magic pages of romance, or at least to have flown hither from one of the London theatres, without a change of garments.
When the truth-telling accents of the elderly gentleman were hushed, I drew a long breath and looked round the room, striving, with the best energy of my imagination, to throw a tinge of romance and historic grandeur over the realities of the scene.
Once again, the Geneva City Council finds itself dealing with the issue of whether a neighborhood should be made a historic
district over the objections of some property owners.
preservation and the law have been described as "surprising but comfortable bediellows[.]" (1) These bedfellows are surprising because they represent public goods on the one hand and private property on the other.
1 / 7 An Italian delegation covering the Italian super cup taking place in Saudi Arabia got a tour of the historic
city of Jeddah.
Preservation: An Introduction to Its History, Principles, and Practice, 3rd Edition
New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) last week designated the Boerum Hill Historic
District Extension in Brooklyn.
THE revival of one of Rochdale's most famous historic
shopping streets has moved a step closer - following the official launch of the Heritage Action Zone project in the town centre.
ISLAMABAD -- The historic
Hanafi Mosque, which is being renovated at the expense of King Salman, will open next year, Prince Sultan bin Salman, president of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH), has announced.
The mission of the QQA is to preserve greater Little Rock's historic
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