Frank Lloyd Wright
The American architect Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959) exerted unique influence on the architecture of the first half of the 20th century. This volume presents the whole range of his extraordinarily prolific output and shows clearly how his view of the world was a common factor throughout the rich diversity of his oeuvre. From his early prairie houses to the Guggenheim Muse...more
Paperback, 182 pages
Published June 1st 1994 by Taschen
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Jul 11, 2009 Evan rated it 3 of 5 stars · review of another edition
When I was very young architecture was my leading likely career path. I loved to draw buildings and skyscrapers and floor plans. I even liked drawing city layouts and skylines. So in either the third or fourth grade, Wright was the subject of one of my first essay assignments. I can't remember which book I read to research the piece, but I'm sure it was geared to young readers and very heroic, because my report said nothing about Wright's inflated ego and arrogance or made much fuss about his co...more