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Guide to New York City Landmarks, 4th Edition
New York Landmarks Preservation Commission
ISBN: 978-0-470-28963-1
Paperback
464 pages
December 2008, ©2009
List Price: 32.95 USD
3,295,000 IRR / 1,318,000 IRR افزودن به سبد
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"New York's lifeblood is its landmarks—its historic neighborhoods, its incomparable buildings, its distinctive streets. This book will guide you through the extraordinary places that make New York New York."
—Paul Goldberger

Architecture critic, The New Yorker

The official guide to New York City's landmarks

In this thoroughly updated and revised edition of the Guide to New York City Landmarks, you will find every designated landmark and historic district in all five boroughs. The perfect companion for a walking tour, this handy guidebook makes it easy to organize an itinerary and find your way through the city.

This revised edition features:

  • More than 1,180 landmarked buildings, including 110 interior landmarks

  • More than 90 landmarks designated since the book's third edition

  • In-depth coverage of 90 historic districts, with expanded building entries and 12 new historic districts

  • Fascinating local history and rich details that focus on remarkable buildings

  • Architectural, cultural, and historical information about each landmark

  • More than 75 two-color maps and more than 200 photographs

Complete with a new Foreword by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, the Guide to New York City Landmarks, Fourth Edition is the best way to acquaint yourself with the rich architectural history and beauty of the world's greatest city.

The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission is the public agency responsible for identifying and designating local landmarks and historic districts, as well as regulating changes to designated buildings. Established in 1965 in response to the demolition of the original Penn Station, the Commission is comprised of eleven members appointed by the mayor and supported by a professional staff.

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