My House, My Paradise: the construction of the ideal domestic Universe

By: Galfetti, Gustau Gili

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A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 190 pages. This is a book with large format photos of "resident's cum creators" who have devoted all their ingenuity, energy and determination to constructing what they percieve to be the ideal domestic universe, many with fantastic eccentric flair. These include Ludwig II of Bavaria's Linderhof, the Facteur Cheval's Palais Ideal, Hearst Castle, Grandma Prisbrey's Bottle Village, Salvador Dali's villa in Port Lligat, the Watts Towers, Edward Jame's villa in Mexico, Ian Hamilton Finlay's Little Sparta, etc....

Title: My House, My Paradise: the construction of the ideal domestic Universe

Author: Galfetti, Gustau Gili

Categories: Architecture,

Publisher: Barcelona, Editorial Gustavo Gili: 1999

ISBN Number: 8425217903

ISBN Number 13: 9788425217906

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Size: XL

Seller ID: 138725

Keywords: Eccentric , Dwellings, Houses, Buildings, Unusual, Strange, Ludwig II Linderhif, Facteur Ceval, Palais Ideal, Hearst Castle, Grandma Prisbrey, Bottle Village, Salvador Dali, Filla, Port Lligat, Watts Tower5s, Edward James, Mexico, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Little Sparta, Detail, Barcelona, Private Retreats, Model Apartments,