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Author Poletti, Therese, 1959-

Title Art deco San Francisco : the architecture of Timothy Pflueger / Therese Poletti ; photography by Tom Paiva.

Imprint New York : Princeton Architectural Press, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    720.92 Pflueger,T POL    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xi, 243 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 226-237) and index.
Contents Origins amid a devastated city -- An apprentice with a trace of genius -- From nickelodeons to movie palaces -- Skyscrapers for the Jazz Age -- Monument to the Crash -- Paradise found at the Paramount -- Finding work during the Great Depression -- Trials and tribulations: the Bay Bridge -- Cocktail lounges and a world's fair -- Feminine mystique -- Epilog: a legacy continues -- List of works.
Subject Pflueger, Timothy Ludwig, 1892-1946 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Art deco (Architecture) -- California -- San Francisco.
Architecture -- California -- San Francisco -- 20th century.
Architects -- California -- San Francisco -- Biography.
Added Author Paiva, Tom.
ISBN 9781568987569 (alk. paper)
1568987560 (alk. paper)

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