A dazzling presentation of the mid-century modern California style, offering a fresh perspective on the work of this influential yet widely unknown figure.

California Moderne and the Mid-Century Dream - The Architecture of Edward H. Fickett
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Category:

 Architecture

Reading Level:near fine

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Category:

 Architecture

Reading Level:near fine

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 Architecture

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Category:

 Architecture

Series:The\Landmark Library

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Category:

 Architecture

Series:Kolon Mini Series

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Beach Houses

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 Architecture

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 Architecture

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Category:

 Architecture

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Concrete