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On Adam's house in Paradise : the idea of the primitive hut in architectural history

Author: Joseph Rykwert
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd ed.; 1st MIT Press pbk. edView all editions and formats
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"This new edition of On Adam's House in Paradise (first published by the Museum of Modern Art) incorporates all the original illustrations and several new ones, as well as additional text by the author. On Adam's House in Paradise "takes off backward through history hunting for Adam's house, the original image. En route, with wry wit and charm, Rykwert singes every generation of architectural theoreticians back to  Read more...
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Named Person: Adam, Biblische Person.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Rykwert
ISBN: 026268036X 9780262680363
OCLC Number: 7555582
Notes: Originally pub. in 1972 by The Museum of Modern Art.
Description: 250 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Joseph Rykwert.

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