[Epub] ↠ City Secrets: New York City Author Robert Kahn – Larringtonlifecoaching.co.uk

City Secrets: New York City City Secrets Has Turned Its Innovative Concept To New York, And The Result Is The Fourth And At 582 Pages The Largest In This Acclaimed Series Of Guidebooks City Secrets New York City, Edited By Robert Kahn, Is A Breathtaking Guide To Art, Food, Architecture, And Cultural Landmarks In All Five Boroughs, Written By Than 300 Savvy And Sophisticated New Yorkers The Entries Range In Tone From The Literary To The Conversational, The Humorous To The Scholarly Together, This Collection Of Vignettes Forms Not Only A Practical Guidebook, But A Dazzling Panorama Of The Magnificent City.In The Pages Of City Secrets New York City A Pulitzer Prize Winning Novelist Evokes A Timeless Village Bookstore An Artist Takes You On An Intimate Tour Of Three Exceptional Paintings A Food Editor Invites You Into The Sepia Toned Interiors Of Vintage Saloons An Architect Introduces You To The Tailor That Fitted Ernest Hemingway In The 1930 S A Writer Leads You To The Diamond District To Find The Best Cheese Blintzes In The City A Producer Recommends A Midtown Coffee Shop Where Actors, Directors And Producers Can Be Found Hatching The Next Broadway HitThis Elegant, Clothbound Book Features A Subtle, Non Guidebook Design, Detailed Maps Of All Five Boroughs, And Recommended Reading New Yorkers Who Contributed To City Secrets New York City Include Novelists Michael Cunningham And Rick Moody, Actors Laura Linney And Eric Stolz, Journalists Anna Quindlen And Kurt Andersen, Poet Laureate Mark Strand, Neurologist Oliver Sacks, Architects Richard Meier And Philip Johnson, MoMA Director Glenn Lowry, Artist Brice Marden, Playwright John Guare, Designer Kate Spade, And Many Others, Including Historians, Urban Archaeologists, Gourmets, Curators, And Filmmakers.

10 thoughts on “City Secrets: New York City

  1. says:

    This is not some alternative to Lonely Planet, no, this is unlike any city guide Writers, artists and gourmets share their best inside knowledge This is basically the fun side of insider trading New to NYC or an experienced visitor to the Big Apple, New York City gets an ex...

  2. says:

    This book is a treasure trove of anecdotes, architectural secrets, townie food spots, and unusual stores It s a great reference I got fascinated, though, and read it straight through No pictures, which mi...

  3. says:

    Lots of great recommendations I found a wonderful pastry shop thanks to this book.

  4. says:

    We LOVE these books great for gifts too

  5. says:

    This is like reading travel stories and short memories of interesting places I actually need to finish it soon, as I m going to New York in August

  6. says:

    Love, love, love this serieswriters, artists, historians, museum curators, etc share their favorite places and secrets about a given city I am learning so much about New York

  7. says:

    I borrowed this book from a friend, it is interesting so far.

  8. says:

    More a love letter to a beautiful city than a guide book, it offers some intimate favorites described by locals Wish were off the beaten path, but still a pleasure for anyone in love with NY.

  9. says:

    This is a great book given to me by some New Yorkers who really know the ins and outs of The City This is not your typical tourist book, it is much better.

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