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The Resource Fallingwater rising : Frank Lloyd Wright, E.J. Kaufmann, and America's most extraordinary house, Franklin Toker

Fallingwater rising : Frank Lloyd Wright, E.J. Kaufmann, and America's most extraordinary house, Franklin Toker

Label
Fallingwater rising : Frank Lloyd Wright, E.J. Kaufmann, and America's most extraordinary house
Title
Fallingwater rising
Title remainder
Frank Lloyd Wright, E.J. Kaufmann, and America's most extraordinary house
Statement of responsibility
Franklin Toker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Fallinwater Rising is a biography not of a person but of the most famous house of the twentieth century. Scholars and the public have long extolled the house that Frank Lloyd Wright perched over a Pennsylvania waterfal in 1937, but the full story has never been told. Untill now
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Toker, Franklin
Dewey number
728/.372/092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
NA737.W7
LC item number
T65 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wright, Frank Lloyd
  • Kaufmann, Edgar J
  • Fallingwater (Pa.)
Label
Fallingwater rising : Frank Lloyd Wright, E.J. Kaufmann, and America's most extraordinary house, Franklin Toker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [411]-462) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Fallingwater timeline -- Approaching Fallingwater -- The dead man of modern architecture plans a comeback -- E.J. Kaufmann of Pittsburgh suffers humiliation of another sort -- Bear Run: the land awaiting -- Frank Lloyd Wright seeks a client, gets a patron -- The design of Fallingwater struggles nine months to be born -- Raising Fallingwater -- Fallingwater gets an interior -- Fabricating Fallingwater I: the hype that sold it -- Fabricating Fallingwater II: the buzz that made America buy it -- The Kaufmanns showcase Fallingwater, and vice versa -- The renaissance prince in winter -- Edgar Kaufmann Jr., true lord of Fallingwater -- Fallingwater for ourselves
Control code
52464734
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x. 479 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400040261
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003056181
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Fallingwater rising : Frank Lloyd Wright, E.J. Kaufmann, and America's most extraordinary house, Franklin Toker
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [411]-462) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Fallingwater timeline -- Approaching Fallingwater -- The dead man of modern architecture plans a comeback -- E.J. Kaufmann of Pittsburgh suffers humiliation of another sort -- Bear Run: the land awaiting -- Frank Lloyd Wright seeks a client, gets a patron -- The design of Fallingwater struggles nine months to be born -- Raising Fallingwater -- Fallingwater gets an interior -- Fabricating Fallingwater I: the hype that sold it -- Fabricating Fallingwater II: the buzz that made America buy it -- The Kaufmanns showcase Fallingwater, and vice versa -- The renaissance prince in winter -- Edgar Kaufmann Jr., true lord of Fallingwater -- Fallingwater for ourselves
Control code
52464734
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x. 479 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400040261
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003056181
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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