Beispielbild für diese ISBN


Shepard, Richard F. ; Drechsler-Marx, Carin

1 Bewertungen bei Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0810907453 / ISBN 13: 9780810907454
Verlag: Abrams, 1988
Gebraucht Zustand: Fine Hardcover
Verkäufer Books on the Boulevard (Sherman Oaks, CA, USA)

AbeBooks Verkäufer seit 14. Dezember 1997

Anzahl: 1

Gebraucht kaufen
Preis: EUR 28,38 Währung umrechnen
Versand: EUR 4,23 Innerhalb USA Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
In den Warenkorb legen


Previous owner sticker and ink stamp to front free end paper. Contents include: Color Photos, Pictures from New York where Broadway crosses many different streets. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 31866

Dem Anbieter eine Frage stellen

Bibliografische Details


Verlag: Abrams

Erscheinungsdatum: 1988

Einband: Hardcover


Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Fine

Auflage: First.

Über diesen Titel


Shows and describes each block of Broadway in New York City and discusses the history of the street and landmark buildings along the way

From Publishers Weekly:

"The Broadway historian faces formidable structural problems because of the street's layered chronology . . . with evidences of the past . . . long interred," yet Drechsler-Marx, a professional photographer, and New York Times reporter Shepard provide a splendid visual and textual reconstruction of the background of this fabled street, including architectural styles, anecdotal material, pictures and facts. We learn where Alexander Hamilton is buried (Trinity Church), how Tin Pan Alley derived its name, why the street is dubbed "The Great White Way" and how the catchphrase "23 skidoo!" originated. The reader is taken on a 21-mile excursion, from Battery Park through Chinatown, Ladies' Mile, Times Square, Columbus Circle, the Upper West Side, all the way to Inwood at the upper border of Manhattan into Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx. Broadway encompasses much of New York City's diversity and ethnicity, but its rich legacy pertains as well to the nation as a whole, such as No. 1 Broadway, where George Washington made his headquarters in 1776, before the British drove the Americans from the city.
Copyright 1988 Reed Business Information, Inc.

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.


We specialize in quality out-of-print books. You'll find most titles to be in Fine to Very Good condition and all dust jackets covered in mylar wrappers. As an open shop we encourage you to phone us at (818)905-0988 or write with any questions about our books. Email answered promptly

Zur Homepage des Verkäufers


We accept major credit cards, money orders, PayPal and checks drawn on a U.S. bank. Prices are net to all. Books are held for confirmed orders only.
PLEASE NOTE: Returns accepted only if not as described, within one week and with prior notice. Please contact us at: (818) 905-0988 or email at: if you have any questions.


Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

Alle Bücher des Anbieters anzeigen

akzeptiert von diesem Verkäufer

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue