Sao Paulo: Editora da Universidade de Sao Paulo, 2006. black, duo tone and color plates, facs., maps, plans, elevations, ports., tbls., appens., bibl., color pict. fldg. wrps. Item #82590
Extensive research rich in documentary and iconographic material of the history of the architecture and urban planning of the commercial sector in downtown São Paulo during the turn of 19th century and early 20th century. Analyzes the commercial activity, their neoclassic store buildings and the urban transformations that turned the city into a cosmopolitan center.