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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer  

Pen Name: None

Genre: History Non-Fiction Other

Audience: Adult; Young Adult;


-- Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

No direct Illinois association was determined, but the author wrote extensively about famous former resident Frank Lloyd Wright.

Biographical and Professional Information

Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer was 19 years old when he arrived at Taliesin West from Massachusetts in 1949 to study under famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright.When Wright died 10 years later, Pfeiffer began archiving Wright's considerable collection of drawings, photographs and correspondence for the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation, which is housed at Taliesin West in north Scottsdale.

Published Works

  • Frank Lloyd Wright: In the Realm Of Ideas, SIU Press, 1986
  • Frank Lloyd Wright: The Crowning Decade: 1949-1959, SIU Press, 1991
  • Frank Lloyd Wright: The Guggenheim Correspondence, SIU Press, 1986

Selected Titles At Your Library

Frank Lloyd Wright in the realm of ideas /
ISBN: 0809314223. OCLC Number:

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Based on the touring exhibition of the same name, this illustrated volume contains two parts: quotations from Wright, accompanied by 151 illustrations of his work; and a collection of five critical essays on his contribution to architecture.--From publisher description.

Frank Lloyd Wright, the Guggenheim correspondence /
ISBN: 0809313170. OCLC Number:

Press at California State University, Fresno ;. [Fresno] :. ©1986.

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