6 edition of American Architects and Their Books, 1840-1915 (Studies in Print Culture and the History of the Book) found in the catalog.
September 2007 by University of Massachusetts Press .
Written in English
|Contributions||Kenneth Hafertepe (Editor), James F. O"Gorman (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||320|
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American Architects and Their Books, In this Book. Additional Information. and the books the architects themselves produced. They examine the multifaceted relationship of nineteenth- and early twentieth-century architects to print culture—the literary works that architects.
American Architects and Their Books, Examines the use of books by American architects over a seventy-five-year span edited by Kenneth Hafertepe and James F. O'Gorman. American Architects and Their Books, Hafertepe, Kenneth, O'Gorman, James F.
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