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Frank Lloyd Wright : a life

Author: Ada Louise Huxtable
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Lipper/Penguin Book, 2008, ©2004.
Series: Penguin lives series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Pulitzer Prize-winning and renowned architecture critic Ada Louise Huxtable's biography of America's greatest architect, Frank Lloyd Wright, looks at the architect and the man, from his tumultuous personal life to his long career as a master builder. Along the way she introduces Wright's masterpieces--from the tranquil Fallingwater to Taliesin, rebuilt after tragedy and murder--not only exploring the mind of the man  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Frank Lloyd Wright; Frank Lloyd Wright
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ada Louise Huxtable
ISBN: 9780143114291 0143114298
OCLC Number: 191929123
Description: xvii, 251 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Penguin lives series.
Responsibility: Ada Louise Huxtable.

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Pulitzer Prize-winning and renowned architecture critic Ada Louise Huxtable's biography of America's greatest architect, Frank Lloyd Wright, looks at the architect and the man, from his tumultuous personal life to his long career as a master builder. Along the way she introduces Wright's masterpieces--from the tranquil Fallingwater to Taliesin, rebuilt after tragedy and murder--not only exploring the mind of the man who drew the blueprints but also delving into the very heart of the medium, which he changed forever.

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