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Three American Architects: Richardson, Sullivan, and Wright, 1865-1915

James F. O'Gorman - Architecture - 1992 - 190 pages
Discusses the individual and collective achievements of three noted American architects
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The Robie House of Frank Lloyd Wright

Joseph Connors - Architecture - 1984 - 86 pages
The Robie House in Chicago is one of the world's most famous houses, a masterpiece from the end of Frank Lloyd Wright's early period and a classic example of the Prairie House ...
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Park Maker: A Life of Frederick Law Olmsted

Elizabeth Stevenson - Biography & Autobiography - 1977 - 484 pages
"This account of his prodigious life features many of his outstanding landscape projects, including the Biltmore Estate, Prospect Park (Brooklyn), the capitol grounds in ...
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Objects of Culture: Ethnology and Ethnographic Museums in Imperial Germany

H. Glenn Penny - History - 2002 - 281 pages
Penny argues that the scientists who created monumental ethnographic museums in Imperial Germany were driven not by imperialist or racist motives, but by the desire to ...
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Buckminster Fuller: Anthology for the New Millennium

Thomas T. K. Zung - Architecture - 2001 - 388 pages
A compelling new biography of an American visionary takes readers into the mind of the man who invented the geodesic dome and coined the expression "Spaceship Earth."
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Frank Lloyd Wright and Japan: The Role of Traditional Japanese Art and ...

Kevin Nute - Architecture - 2000 - 244 pages
This book is the first thorough account of Frank Lloyd Wright's relationship with Japan and its arts. It presents significant new information on the nature and extent of Wright ...
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The Public Papers

Louis Sullivan, Robert Twombly - Architecture - 1988 - 257 pages
This volume brings together for the first time all the papers Louis Sullivan intended for a public audience, from his first interview in 1882 to his last essay in 1924 ...
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The Architects and the City: Holabird & Roche of Chicago, 1880-1918

Robert Bruegmann, Chicago Historical Society - Architecture - 1997 - 540 pages
Looks at the work of the Chicago architectural firm Holabird & Roche, from 1880 to 1918.
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