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mandatory
used in The Fountainhead

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required by rule
  • Mandatory reading for anyone aspiring to the title of intellectual.
    1.6 — Part 1 Chapter 6 (20% in)
  • Guy Francon, its designer, has known how to subordinate himself to the mandatory canons which generations of craftsmen behind him have proved inviolate, and at the same time how to display his own creative originality, not in spite of, but precisely because of the Classical dogma he has accepted with the humility of a true artist.
    1.4 — Part 1 Chapter 4 (3% in)

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