Frank Lloyd Wright and Le Corbusier the great dialogue by Thomas Doremus

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Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959,
  • Le Corbusier, 1887-1965,
  • Architectural criticism,
  • Architecture -- Philosophy

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Book details

StatementThomas Doremus.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA737.W7 D67 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2858294M
ISBN 100442218370
LC Control Number84020952

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