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Dream Palaces of Hollywood's Golden Age

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The so-called Golden Age of Hollywood of the late 1920s through to the late 1940s, coincided with a flamboyant phase in the history of American design. The result was a spectacle exhibiting the 'anything is possible' ideology that embodied Hollywood. This book shows us the best of these buildings.
Hardcover, 240 pages
Published March 1st 2006 by Harry N. Abrams
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Most tourists who travel to Los Angeles miss one of the basic joys of living in the Land of the Locusts; the walking of streets laden with mansions from bygone stars. These homes are hidden behind barricades of bougainvillea and palms, but you can hear them before you see them because of the omnipresent water fountains. For those who want the easy route, this book is a gorgeous alternative to putting one foot in front of the other.

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