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Frank Lloyd Wright: the Guggenheim Correspondence
ISBN: 0809312351
Book #: 007778

Author: Wright, Frank Lloyd and Pfeiffer, Bruce Brooks
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Southern Illinois University Press
Place: Carbondale, IL
Year: 1986
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Very Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Softcover (Perfect Bound)
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Illustrated wraps, xi, 308 pages, Chronological listing of materials prepared by Frank Lloyd Wright for the construction of the Solomon R Guggenheim Museum, illustrated with black-and-white photographs and architectural drawings. Covers scuffed/scratched. “Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer presents a narrative and correspondence from the ‘Guggenheim Letters,’ a remarkable archive. Here is a very personal and detailed account of the creative struggle required to build the extraordinary Guggenheim Museum. From its opening in October 1959, the Solomon R Guggenheim Museum has been recognized as Frank Lloyd Wright’s crowning achievement. Pfeiffer demonstrates that the story of its construction is arresting drama as well.” Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 11 oz. Category: Architecture; Inventory No: 007778.