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11 edition of The Architectural Guidebook to New York City found in the catalog.

The Architectural Guidebook to New York City

by Francis Morrone

  • 181 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Gibbs Smith .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • TRAVEL & HOLIDAY,
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • Criticism,
  • Architecture,
  • New York,
  • USA,
  • New York (State),
  • Architecture / Public, Commercial, or Industrial Buildings,
  • Buildings, structures, etc,
  • Public, Commercial, or Industrial Buildings,
  • Guidebooks

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJames Iska (Photographer)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8821934M
    ISBN 101586852116
    ISBN 109781586852115

    Francis Morrone (born 12 May ) is an American architectural historian of mixed Irish and Italian heritage, originally from Chicago, known for his work on the built history of New York City.. Morrone's essays on architecture have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, City Journal, American Arts Quarterly, the New Criterion, Humanities, and The New York ity control: BNF: cbb (data), ISNI: . I am re-reading “An Architectural Guidebook to Brooklyn” by Francis Morrone and James Iska. ancient Persian prophet Zoroaster in New York City; there are, in fact, two! read that book.

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