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Grand Obsessions: The Life and Work of Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin

Alasdair McGregor
Format
Book
Published
Camberwell, Vic. : Penguin, 2009.
Language
English
ISBN
9781920989385 (hbk.), 1920989382 (hbk.)
Summary
This is a joint biography of architects Walter Burley Griffin, of Canberra fame, and his wife, Marion Mahony Griffin. This is the fascinating story of two dogged individuals of great talents talent and vision and their fight against the forces of bureaucracy.
Description
544 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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