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Morris Lapidus

Lamia Doumato

Morris Lapidus

a bibliography

by Lamia Doumato

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill., USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lapidus, Morris -- Bibliography.,
  • Lapidus, Morris -- Criticism and interpretation -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLamia Doumato.
    SeriesArchitecture series--bibliography,, A 2071
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ8483.6 .D68 1988, NA737.L32 .D68 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination11 p. ;
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2129943M
    ISBN 101555908616
    LC Control Number88193101

    Architecture: A Profession And A Business by Lapidus, Morris and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A Shelf Life reviewer characterized Lapidus as "a great storyteller," and summed up the book as enjoyable "both as a personal memoir" and as a portrait of "the foibles and excesses of the real estate world." BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES: BOOKS. Lapidus, Alan, Everything by Design: My Life as an Architect, St. Martin's Press (New York, NY.

    Lapidus (including its variant spellings) is. a surname which derived from the Latin word lapideus, meaning 'made of stone'; 'stony', also from the Latin lapis meaning 'stone'. It could also be derived from the Latin adjective lepidus meaning pleasant or charming. A branch of the Roman gens Aemilia was cognominated Lepidus. Marcus Aemilius Lepidus was a member of the Second Triumvirate, with. New York Architecture Images-New York ArchitectsMorris Lapidus: The Luxury of Lapidus. Glamour, Class, and Architecture in Miami Beach, by Alice T. Friedman. In his autobiography, An Architecture of Joy, Morris Lapidus describes how he developed the design for his second Miami Beach hotel, the Eden Roc, in Since Lapidus and his client, Harry Mufson, had both worked previously with the.

      Syracuse University Library is pleased to announce the acquisition of the personal papers of the flamboyant and trend-setting architect Morris Lapidus. Lapidus, who died in , is perhaps best known for hotels like the Fontainebleau, Americana, and Eden Roc in Miami Beach, buildings which embodied the growth of leisure in American life during the s and s. The case for its preservation is marred by the fact that hours before the Landmarks Preservation Commission decided March 8, , to hold a designation hearing on it and another New York City designed by the same architect, Morris Lapidus, the Doubletree Metropolitan Hotel that was originally the Loew's Summit on the southeast corner of.


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