Mid Century Modern Architecture gets its own travel guide

A guide to some of the most beautiful home architecture on the West Coast.
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Phaidon presents its first book in a travel series covering the mid-century modern architecture: 

"This handbook - the first ever to focus on the architectural wonders of the West Coast of the USA - provides visitors with an expertly curated list of 250 must-see destinations. Discover the most celebrated Modernist buildings, as well as hidden gems and virtually unknown examples - from the iconic Case Study houses to the glamour of Palm Springs' spectacular Modern desert structures. Much more than a travel guide, this book is a compelling record of one of the USA's most important architectural movements at a time when Mid-Century style has never been more popular. First-hand descriptions and colour photography transport readers into an era of unparalleled style, glamour, and optimism."

$35, phaidon.com

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