Study Guide

The Fountainhead Part 1, Chapter 13

By Ayn Rand

Part 1, Chapter 13

  • After the Heller House, Roark gets a few more gigs.
  • He gets hired to design a gas station. He does an awesome job; it's an epic masterpiece of a gas station.
  • Roark turns down lot of clients who want him to do stuff in past styles. He'll only design the way he wants.
  • Whitford Sanborn hires Roark to do a country house for him, but his wife doesn't like Roark's design, and the thing turns into a train-wreck.
  • The house is finished, but Mrs. Sanborn refuses to live in it.