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Author Secrest, Meryle, author
Title Frank Lloyd Wright / by Meryle Secrest.
Pub Info New York : Knopf, 1992.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Centerville Children's  B Wright     AVAILABLE
 Bourne-Adult Collection  BIOGRAPHY Wright     AVAILABLE
 Chatham-Adult Collection  921 Wri     AVAILABLE
 Chilmark Adult Collection  921 WRIGHT     AVAILABLE
 Cotuit Adult Collection  ART B Wright     AVAILABLE
 Falmouth-Adult Collection  927.2 Wright     AVAILABLE
 Marstons Mills-Main  BIOGRAPHY WRIGHT     AVAILABLE
 Osterville-Adult Coll.  B WRIGHT     AVAILABLE
 Wellfleet-Adult  BIOG Wright     AVAILABLE
 West Dennis - Adult  921 WRIGHT     AVAILABLE

Edition 1st edition
Descript xviii, 634 pages : 121 illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 605-609) and index.
Contents 1. Bedd Taliesin: Taliesin's Grave -- 2. The Black Spot -- 3. The Shining Brow -- 4. Aladdin -- 5. Lieber Meister -- 6. Sermons in Stones -- 7. A House Divided -- 8. Flower in the Crannied Wall -- 9. Lord of Her Waking Dreams -- 10. The Cauldron -- 11. The Cause Conservative -- 12. A Stern Chase -- 13. Truth Against the World -- 14. Work Song -- 15. The World's Greatest Architect -- 16. Taliesin -- 17. Broad Acres -- 18. The Revolutionist as Architect -- 19. That Strange Disease, Humility -- 20. The Shining Land.
Summary The widely admired biographer of Bernard Berenson and of Kenneth Clark gives us now a complete and complex portrait of an American titan, Frank Lloyd Wright. Meryle Secrest shows us Frank Lloyd Wright in full scale - the brilliant, outrageous, fascinating man; the giant who changed modern architecture; the standard-bearer for the new, quintessentially American vision; the artist who never, during a seventy-year career, abandoned his principles of design. Rightness carried him through bankruptcy, arrest, fire, divorce and years of social ostracism. A riveting portrait of a genius.
Subject Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959.
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959. (CaOONL)ncf10401239
Architects -- United States -- Biography.
Arquitetura moderna -- S├ęculo 20 -- Estados unidos.
Biografias.
Genre Biographies.
Related To Online version: Secrest, Meryle. Frank Lloyd Wright. 1st ed. New York : Knopf, 1992 (OCoLC)645848017
ISBN 0394564367
9780394564364
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