NY Photographs

CHRYSLER BUILDING: CREATING A NEW YORK ICON DAY BY DAY

Written by Stravitz, D
The Chrysler Building is surely the jewel in the crown of New York City's skyline. Completed in 1930, the 77-story Art Deco skyscraper--the tallest in the world at the time it was finished--quickly became the symbol of big city glamour, excitement, and style.
September 1, 2002 | Hardcover | Princeton Architectural Press |
$45.00
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STORE FRONT II - A HISTORY PRESERVED: THE DISAPPEARING FACE OF NEW YORK

Written by Murray, Karla L
James and Karla Murray have been capturing impeccably accurate photographs of New York City since the 1990s. In the course of their travels throughout the city's boroughs they've also taken great care to document the stories behind the scenery.
November 20, 2015 | Hardcover | Gingko Press | 336 Pages |
$69.95
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STORE FRONT: THE DISAPPEARING FACE OF NEW YORK

Written by Murray, Karla L
Within the pages of STORE FRONT, the reader may explore entire blocks that have not changed much in the past century, engaging in startling encounter with contemporary New York. Details of an architectural and cultural heritage that is fast disappearing such as signage, architectural adornment and window displays are presented in context, as they exist on the street, all in amazing detail.
April 3, 2009 | Hardcover | Gingko Press | 329 Pages |
$69.95
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CONEY ISLAND: 40 YEARS, 1970-2010

Written by Stein, Harvey
Since 1970, when world-renowned photographer Harvey Stein first turned his discerning eye toward Coney Island, his love affair with this New York beachfront amusement park began to grow. Over 200 compelling black and white photos tell the tale of his 40-year romance with this iconic locale.
April 29, 2011 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing | 239 Pages |
$49.99
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NEW YORK SUBWAYS & STATIONS: 1970-1990

Written by Lange, Tod
Two decades of New York's subway trains and surroundings presented in large full-color images. See 1970s and 1980s New York through the attitude and reputation of its transportation system. While it wasn't the cleanest system, it had the most color and attracted people from all over the world.
September 29, 2011 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing | 208 Pages |
$39.99
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LIVING IN THE CHELSEA HOTEL

Written by Troeller, Linda
Built in 1883, the Hotel Chelsea, on 23rd Street in New York City, quickly became the most famous and notorious hotel in the world.
October 7, 2015 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing |
$34.99
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BRIEFLY SEEN NEW YORK STREET LIFE

Written by Stein, Harvey
Walking down the street in the heart of New York City is an experience that can't be duplicated anywhere else in the country, perhaps even the world. One merges into the impromptu flow and is carried along by the ongoing current of migratory souls.
October 7, 2015 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing |
$45.00
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GREAT HOUSES OF NEW YORK, 1880-1940

Written by Kathrens, Michael C
Michael Kathrens continues to explore magnificent residences, both celebrated and less well known, including the art- and treasure-filled houses of Henry O. Havermayer and Jeannette Dwight Bliss, the Murray Hill residence of James D. Lanier, and architect Ernest Flagg's own house that once stood at 109 E. 40th Street.
April 1, 2013 | Hardcover | Acanthus Press | 336 Pages |
$75.00
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HIGH LINE

Written by Diller Scofidio & Renfro
."..The first full documentation that visually charts the journey of this global landmark from the designer's point of view. Hundreds of illustrations showcase every aspect of the project and its unforeseen influence in its entirety. Includes previously unpublished archival materials such as the drawings behind the original proposal and exclusive images of construction."--Provided by publisher.
November 9, 2015 | Hardcover | Phaidon Press | 458 Pages |
$75.00
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FELINES OF NEW YORK: A GLIMPSE INTO THE LIVES OF NEW YORK'S FELINE INHABITANTS

Written by Tews, Jim
Featuring more than 100 photos and quotes from cats in America's most glamorous city, Felines of New York exposes the furry underbelly of New York City's most glamorous, self-important residents. Where New York humans are accomplished, interesting, thoughtful, creative, and even sometimes tragic figures, the cats are simply cats.
November 24, 2015 | Paperback | Simon & Schuster | 240 Pages |
$14.99

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