Frank Lloyd Wright (Architectural Monographs, No. 18)

by Thomas A. Heinz

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Written in English
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  • Residential buildings, domestic buildings,
  • United States,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Architecture,
  • USA,
  • Wright, Frank Lloyd,,
  • Individual Architect,
  • Architecture / Individual Architect,
  • 1867-1959,
  • Architect-designed houses,
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Number of Pages144
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ISBN 101854901109
ISBN 109781854901101

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