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L. A. Lost & Found: An Architectural History of Los Angeles

Sam Hall Kaplan, Julius Shulman photographer

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ISBN 10: 0517561840 / ISBN 13: 9780517561843
Published by Crown, 1987
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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223 pages. First Edition, First Print. The history of Los Angeles through its architecture. "Throughout its history, from its early days as a cowtown, an oil boomtown, a resort, and Tinseltown to the lastest changes wrought by the growth of the aerospace and real estate industries, a rare sense of freedom and play has created in L.A. an uninhibited, exuberant architecture." Some of the designers and architects who have left their mark on the city include Frank Lloyd Wright, Charles and Henry Greene, Myron Hunt, Irving Gill, R.M. Schindler, and Richard Neutra. Illustrated throughout with many drawings and photos, both vintage and contemporary, many of which are from the camera and eye of Julius Shulman. In Near Fine condition with a Very Good plus dust jacket. Inscribed by the author, Sam Hall Kaplan, on the first free page and signed on the title page by Julius Shulman. Paypal always welcome. We pack and ship all our books with care in cardboard boxes. Additional photos emailed upon request. Overseas shipping is $32. Bookseller Inventory # 08-27-09-B14

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Title: L. A. Lost & Found: An Architectural History...

Publisher: Crown

Publication Date: 1987

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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Traces the changes in architectural style in Los Angeles, shows examples of notable office buildings, theaters, churches, and homes, and examines the city's unique qualities

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strated evocation of the rich architectural history that has given Los Angeles its unique character. A loving, provocative appeal to the rising pride and design consciousness of Angelenos, and anyone who has ever been entranced by the City of Angels. Full-color and black-and-white photographs.

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