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Author Lamster, Mark, 1969-, author.

Title The man in the glass house : Philip Johnson, architect of the modern century / Mark Lamster.

Publication Info. New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2018.
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 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  720.92 LAM    AVAILABLE
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Description 508 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 24 cm
Contents The Master's Joy -- From Saul to Paul -- A Man of Style -- Show Time -- The Maestro -- The Gold Dust Twins -- An American Führer -- Pops -- A New New Beginning -- An Apostate at Worship -- Crutches -- Cocktails on the Terrace -- Third City -- Towers and Power -- The Head of the Circle -- Things Fall Apart -- The Irresistible Allure of the Fantastic.
Summary An award-winning architectural critic and biographer presents an assessment of the life and enduring influence of high-profile American architect Philip Johnson, evaluating his introduction of European modernism and the controversial paradoxes that shaped his career.
Audience Adult Brodart.
Subject Johnson, Philip, 1906-2005 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Architecture and society -- United States.
ISBN 9780316126434 (hbk.)
0316126438 (hbk.)
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