The Majesty of the Garden District

The Majesty of the Garden District

by Lee Malone
     
 

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Targeted especially for lovers of history, architecture, or the glory days gone-by, this acclaimed series takes a detailed look at the architectural beauty and majesty of historic cities and geographic areas of the South. Much of the charm of these areas comes from the striking architecture that has survived earthquakes, hurricanes, fires, wars, and "progress".

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Overview

Targeted especially for lovers of history, architecture, or the glory days gone-by, this acclaimed series takes a detailed look at the architectural beauty and majesty of historic cities and geographic areas of the South. Much of the charm of these areas comes from the striking architecture that has survived earthquakes, hurricanes, fires, wars, and "progress".

In his final work, critically acclaimed photographer Paul Malone visits forty-three picturesque landmarks of New Orleans' famed Garden District to capture the history, design, and grandeur of these stately mansions with his brilliant full-color photographs. Lee Malone details the architectural styles, histories, and interior designs to make this book a beautiful addition to the Majesty Architecture series.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781565540149
Publisher:
Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/28/1994
Series:
Majesty Series
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
931,646
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

The late Lee Malone was a native New Orleanian whose love for the plantation homes of Louisiana led her to devote untold hours preparing this book.

Paul Malone, now deceased, was a critically acclaimed portrait photographer—a master in his field. He was the past president of the Professional Photographers of Louisiana and former member of the Professional Photographers of America and the American Society of Photographers. Paul and his wife, Lee, also collaborated on Louisiana Plantation Homes: A Return to Splendor, The Majesty of the Felicianas, The Majesty of the Garden District, and The Majesty of the River Road, all published by Pelican.

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