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Communities of Frank Lloyd Wright : Taliesin and beyond

Author: Myron A Marty
Publisher: DeKalb, Ill. : Northern Illinois University Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A study of Wright's life in relation to Taliesin and his other communities. Despite the numerous studies of Frank Lloyd Wright's life and architecture, little has been published about his life in relation to the communities that dominated his life. Wright, a fervent believer in individualism and an ardent advocate of democracy, worked in communities throughout his career of more than six decades. These communities,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Marty, Myron A.
Communities of Frank Lloyd Wright.
DeKalb, Ill. : Northern Illinois University Press, ©2009
(OCoLC)618984095
Named Person: Frank Lloyd Wright; Frank Lloyd Wright; Frank Lloyd Wright; Frank Lloyd Wright; Frank Lloyd Wright
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Myron A Marty
ISBN: 9780875803968 0875803962
OCLC Number: 288379418
Description: x, 306 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Frank Lloyd Wright, architect --
The Oak Park studio years --
Unsettled years: at home and abroad --
Unsettled years continue: Japan and Taliesin --
Transition in California --
The fellowship: distinctive by design --
A home at Taliesin and hope in the desert --
Dreams and realities --
Fellowship discoveries --
Getting started --
Beyond schooling --
Reaching in all directions --
Each day an excitement --
Broadacre adventures --
Landmark buildings --
The desert camp --
The fellowship at work --
Daily life in the fellowship: the 1940s and 1950s --
Mrs. Wright's fellowship: 1959-1985.
Responsibility: Myron A. Marty.

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Frank Lloyd Wright, a fervent believer in individualism and an advocate of democracy, worked in communities throughout his career of more than six decades. These communities, which he led with  Read more...

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"An essential book on the thought and action of Frank Lloyd Wright through his relationship to communities." -- Eric Lloyd Wright, grandson, architect and former apprentice "Marty offers insights Read more...

 
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