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Living on water : contemporary houses framed by water

Author: James Taylor-Foster
Publisher: London ; New York, NY : Phaidon Press Limited, 2018 ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A sumptuous survey of houses built with a strong connection to the oceans, lakes, rivers, and pools around them Living on Water showcases the finest examples of residential architecture that have one thing in common - their special relationship to that most essential of elements: water. These homes have been designed with water as a fundamental key to their very essence - whether built with a water view, built on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Taylor-Foster
ISBN: 9780714875729 0714875724
OCLC Number: 1007046531
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 271 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 30 cm
Contents: Built to look at water --
Built on water --
Built to reflect water.
Responsibility: [text: James Taylor-Foster].

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"We should all immediately decamp to the seaside. But if that isn't possible, take a temporary reprieve from reality with the latest publication from Phaidon." -Thespaces.com"Showcases the finest Read more...

 
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