An Architectural Guidebook to Los Angeles by Robert Winter

By Robert Winter

Known as "the bible" to la structure students and fans, Robert wintry weather and David Gebhard's groundbreaking advisor to structure within the higher l. a. region is up-to-date and revised once more. From artwork Deco to Beaux-Arts, Spanish Colonial to challenge Revival, iciness discusses a powerful number of architectural kinds during this renowned advisor that he co-authored with the overdue David Gebhard. New constructions and websites were extra, besides all new images. thought of the main thorough L.A. structure consultant ever written, this new version positive aspects the simplest of the earlier and current, from Charles and Henry Greene's Gamble condo to Frank Gehry's Disney Philharmonic corridor. This used to be, and is back, essential advisor to a various and architecturally wealthy quarter.

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