Faces In Stone

Author: Robert Arthur King
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393732344
Size: 54.48 MB
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A delightful collection of quirky faces and figures that people New York City buildings, this gift-sized and -priced book is for those who love architectural details and unknown corners of New York City.

Animals In Stone

Author: Robert Arthur King
Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated
Size: 76.33 MB
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A delightful collection of creatures that adorn New York City buildings.

New York Art Deco

Author: Anthony W. Robins
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 1438463960
Size: 71.20 MB
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This book is a must for those who love New York and thrill to Art Deco architecture.” — Andrew Scott Dolkart, author of The Row House Reborn: Architecture and Neighborhoods in New York City, 1908–1929

The Annotated Mona Lisa

Author: Carol Strickland
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9780740768729
Size: 27.42 MB
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Dynamic design, with succinct, page-length essays, frequent sidebars, and abundant color illustrations incorporated into the text, make The Annotated Mona Lisa a browser's delight, as well as an authoritative reference that can be read from ...

Never Built New York

Author: Greg Goldin
Publisher: Metropolis Books
ISBN: 9781938922756
Size: 53.50 MB
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The ambitious schemes gathered here tell the story of a different skyline and a different sidewalk alike.

Metals In America S Historic Buildings

Author: Margot Gayle
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 0788147234
Size: 13.84 MB
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Promotes an awareness of metals in America's buildings and monuments, and makes recommendations for the preservation and repair of such metals.

Magnetic City

Author: Justin Davidson
Publisher: Spiegel & Grau
ISBN: 0553394711
Size: 48.95 MB
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Includes walking tours throughout Manhattan, Brooklyn, and the Bronx • the Financial District • the World Trade Center • the Seaport and the Brooklyn waterfront • Chelsea and the High Line • 42nd Street • the Upper West Side • ...

Nonstop Metropolis

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520285948
Size: 14.11 MB
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Contributors:ÊSheerly Avni,ÊGaiutra Bahadur,ÊMarshall Berman,ÊJoe Boyd,ÊWill Butler,ÊGarnette Cadogan,ÊThomas J. Campanella,ÊDaniel Aldana Cohen,ÊTeju Cole,ÊJoel Dinerstein,ÊPaul La Farge,ÊFrancisco Goldman,ÊMargo Jefferson ...

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Author: Susan G. Larkin
Publisher: Pomegranate
ISBN: 9780764937620
Size: 80.84 MB
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Surveys the history of the magnificent marble lions flanking the entrance to The New York Public Library and the extraordinary affection with which the public has responed to them.