Hardcover. 9 3/4" x 11" format. Copyright 1957 Frank Lloyd Wright. Autobiographical first chapter introduces FLW's precepts: "Philosophy is to the mind of the architect as eyesight to his steps." "Architecture is always here and now." 210 black and white illustrations accompany the text. Sample chapter titles: Awakening, Disaster, Man Above Law or Law Above Man, Walt Whitman - Seer of Democracy, Principle before Precedent. This is FLW's manifesto circa 1957, at the height of his fame.