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Titel: Many Masks : A Life of Frank Lloyd Wright
Einband: Hard Cover
Zustand: Very Good
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Very good hbk with d/w, large 8vo. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 94674
Inhaltsangabe: Frank Lloyd Wright (1867--1959) is often described as the greatest of American architects. His works--among them Taliesin North, Taliesin West, Fallingwater, the Johnson Wax buildings, the Guggenheim Museum--earned him a good measure of his fame, but his flamboyant personal life earned him the rest. Here Brendan Gill, a personal friend of Wright and his family, gives us not only the fullest, fairest, and most entertaining account of Wright to date, but also strips away the many masks the architect tirelessly constructed to fascinate his admirers and mislead his detractors. Enriched by hitherto unpublished letters and 300 photographs and drawings, this definitive biography makes Wright, in all his creativity, crankiness, and zest, fairly leap from its pages.
Inhaltsangabe: This biography of Frank Lloyd Wright gives a full, fair and entertaining account of the flamboyant life of one of America's great architects. The author aims to strip away the mask behind which the architect lived and performed his remarkable achievements.
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