City Life: Urban Expectations in a New World

By: RYBCZYNSKI, Witold

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First printing of architect and social historian's appraisal of life in American cities. He focuses on the architecture and landscapes of certain cities, such as New York and New Orleans, and considers the effect of technological innovations on people's lives. --- In red paper-covered boards backed in tan cloth, with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket with color painted image of people milling in a crowded urban scene. --- With remainder mark to lower textblock edge, else a bright, unmarked, newish copy. Unclipped jacket in excellent shape.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 256 pages

Title: City Life: Urban Expectations in a New World

Author Name: RYBCZYNSKI, Witold

Categories: >>Art & Architecture, >>American Society, Life in the US,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1995

ISBN Number: 0684813025

ISBN Number 13: 9780684813028

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket

Stock No.: 50628