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The essential Frank Lloyd Wright : critical writings on architecture

Author: Frank Lloyd Wright; Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer; Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation.
Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, ©2008.
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Presents a collection of significant writings of Frank Lloyd Wright.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959.
Essential Frank Lloyd Wright.
Princeton : Princeton University Press, ©2008
(OCoLC)609135363
Named Person: Frank Lloyd Wright; Frank Lloyd Wright; Frank Lloyd Wright; Frank Lloyd Wright; Frank Lloyd Wright
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Lloyd Wright; Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer; Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation.
ISBN: 9780691133188 0691133182 9780691146324 0691146322
OCLC Number: 145146951
Description: vi, 453 pages : illustrations, plans ; 27 cm
Contents: pt. 1. The art and craft of the machine --
Ausgefuhrte Bauten und Entwurfe von Frank Lloyd Wright --
The Japanese print: an interpretation --
Louis Henry Sullivan: his work --
In the cause of architecture: The third dimension; The architect and the machine; Standardization, the soul of the machine; Steel; Fabrication and imagination; The new world; The logic of the plan; What "styles" mean to the architect; The meaning of materials: stone, wood, the kiln, glass, concrete; Sheet metal and modern instance; Terms --
pt. 2. Modern architecture, being the Kahn lectures (Princeton) --
Two lectures on architecture (Art Institute of Chicago) --
The disappearing city --
Architecture and modern life: some aspects of the past and present of architecture --
"The architectural forum" --
pt. 3. The natural house --
A testament.
Responsibility: Frank Lloyd Wright ; edited by Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer.
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Frank Lloyd Wright pioneered a bold kind of architecture, one in which the spirit of modern man truly 'lived in his buildings'. This title presents a compendium of Wright's some of the most  Read more...

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