Five California Architects
Owl Book/Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, NY, 1975, Reprint. Paperback. Five California Architects by Esther McCoy. Published by Owl Book/Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, NY, 1975. Reprint. Paperback. Size 4to (up to 12'' tall). Condition: Nr Fine. Edge wear, scratches on front cover, overall content excellent. 200 Pgs. LCCN 74-19818. The five architects: Bernard Maybeck, Irving Gill, the brothers Charles and Henry Greene, and R M Schindler, whose work and lives are presented here were seminal figures in American architecture. As Californians they were less influenced than their Eastern contemporaries by the European style that prevailed in the US during the first half of the 20th century, and each of them devised an original style that has had a profound effect on younger generations of American architects. Foreword by John Entenza. Chapter on the Greene brothers by Randell L Makinson. Illustrated with black and white photos. Description text copyright 2009 BooksForComfort. Item ID 19385.. Nr Fine. Edge wear, scratches on front cover, overall content excellent. 4to..
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