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8 edition of Years with Frank Lloyd Wright found in the catalog.

Years with Frank Lloyd Wright

apprentice to genius

by Edgar Tafel

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Tafel, Edgar,
    • Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959,
    • Architects -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdgar Tafel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA737.W7 A2 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination228 p., [1] leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2858536M
      ISBN 100486248011
      LC Control Number84021210

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      This is the first book devoted to Frank Lloyd Wright’s designs for remaking the modern city. Stunningly comprehensive, The Urbanism of Frank Lloyd Wright presents a radically new interpretation of the architect’s work and offers new and important perspectives on the history of modernism. Neil Levine places Wright’s projects, produced over more than fifty years, within their historical. Being an autobiography, the book was obviously written by The Mr. Frank Lloyd Wright himself. Wright uses a very detailed, informative style of writing to portray his life, and personal history thus far. Wright’s book was originally published in the golden year of by the highly esteemed publishing company, Pomegranate Communications.5/5(1).

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