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    • Frank Lloyd Wright

    • By: Ada Louise Huxtable
    • Narrated by: Carrington Macduffie
    • Length: 6 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 171
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 113
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 113

    From the Pulitzer Prize-winning architecture critic for The New York Times comes an intimate, behind-the-scenes portrait of the world-renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright. In this book, Huxtable looks at the architect and the man, exploring the sources of his tumultuous and troubled life and his long career as a master builder, as well as his search for lasting, true love.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful book! Excellent reader!

    • By Stephen B on 03-06-05

    Regular price: $23.93

    • On Architecture

    • Collected Reflections on a Century of Change
    • By: Ada Louise Huxtable
    • Narrated by: T. David Rutherford
    • Length: 16 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 26
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      2.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 24

    For more than half a century, Ada Louise Huxtable's keen eye and vivid writing have reinforced to readers how important architecture is and why it continues to be both controversial and fascinating - making her one of the best-known critics in the world. On Architecture collects the best of Huxtable's writing from the New York Times, New York Review of Books, Wall Street Journal, and her various books. In these selections, Huxtable examines the 20th century's most important architectural masters and projects.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Embarassing narration

    • By Peter on 10-18-13

    Regular price: $24.95