New York in the Forties

New York in the Forties

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by Andreas Feininger, John Von Hartz
     
 

One of the finest in-depth photographic records of Gotham ever published, this volume recaptures the city's glory years. Scenes include skyscrapers under construction, Harlem nightclubs, waterfront activity, Bowery flophouses, the Brooklyn Bridge, Chinatown, Coney Island, and more. Detailed captions accompany more than 160 photographs by a former Life

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One of the finest in-depth photographic records of Gotham ever published, this volume recaptures the city's glory years. Scenes include skyscrapers under construction, Harlem nightclubs, waterfront activity, Bowery flophouses, the Brooklyn Bridge, Chinatown, Coney Island, and more. Detailed captions accompany more than 160 photographs by a former Life magazine photographer.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486235851
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
04/01/1978
Series:
New York City Series
Pages:
181
Sales rank:
1,121,597
Product dimensions:
9.27(w) x 10.70(h) x 1.19(d)

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New York in the Forties 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love these photos. They are technically brilliant and serve as a wonderful reminder of how the people and buildings of New York used to look.