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The prodigious builders : notes toward a natural history of architecture with special regard to those species that are traditionally neglected or downright ignored

Author: Bernard Rudofsky
Publisher: New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1977.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rudofsky, Bernard, 1905-
Prodigious builders.
New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1977
(OCoLC)557881568
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Rudofsky
ISBN: 0151930503 9780151930500 0156746255 9780156746250
OCLC Number: 2837539
Description: 383 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: In praise of caves --
Brute architecture --
When architecture was all play and no work --
Mobile architecture --
Storehouses, cereal and sepuchral --
Strongholds --
The vanishing vernacular --
The vernacular obliquely appraised --
The importance of trivia --
The call of the Minotaur --
Homage to the squatter --
Block lust.
Responsibility: Bernard Rudofsky.

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