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Architecture, Anyone? Cautionary Tales of the Building Art
     

Architecture, Anyone? Cautionary Tales of the Building Art

by Ada Louise Huxtable
 

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If you are ever driving on I-91 through Connecticut, don't miss the Colt Firearms Building on your way to New England diversions. You can't miss it anyway; how many expressways offer a view of a deep cerulean-blue onion dome, gilt-trimmed and studded with stars, set on a crown of white columns, atop a large nineteenth- century brick factory with a mirage-like

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If you are ever driving on I-91 through Connecticut, don't miss the Colt Firearms Building on your way to New England diversions. You can't miss it anyway; how many expressways offer a view of a deep cerulean-blue onion dome, gilt-trimmed and studded with stars, set on a crown of white columns, atop a large nineteenth- century brick factory with a mirage-like twentieth-century Hartford behind it?

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ISBN-13:
9780520061958
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
03/09/1988
Pages:
364
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.88(d)

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