September 24, 2010
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1848661088
ISBN - 13: 9781848661080
From the Publisher
30 cm x 37 cm 224 page giant hard cover text.
From the Jacket
50 Key Buildings by America's Greatest Architect.
Franky Lloyd Wright has a strong claim to be North America's greatest architect. By the time he died, American architecture had been transformed and a new, distinctive kind of building had evolved that reflected the needs of people living in the cities and in the open spaced of the US. Frank Lloyd Wright was one of the most important creators of this new architecture, as well as the designer of some of America's most beautiful and memorable buidlings.
This book showcases 50 of Frank Lloyd Wright's most significant buildings, including 17 key works selected by the American Institute of Architects to be preserved as examples of his architectural contribution to American culture. With 150 giant sized photographs and 20 detailed floor plans, the pages of this book reveal the viision of the genius whose ideas shine through in his buildings and whose legacy lives on in the way peole think about and practise architecture today.