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The city that never was

Rebecca Read Shanor

The city that never was

two hundred years of fantastic and fascinating plans that might have changed the face of New York City

by Rebecca Read Shanor

  • 28 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Viking in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • City planning -- New York (State) -- New York -- History,
    • Architecture -- New York (State) -- New York -- Themes, motives,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRebecca Read Shanor.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT168.N5 S53 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 254 p. :
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2407264M
      ISBN 100670805580
      LC Control Number87040670

      The City That Never Was by Rebecca Read Shanor, Viking Penguin, pp , Pounds sterling 20 THE CITY in question is New York; the phrase 'that never was' refers to that immense number of urban. “[Cities I've Never Lived In is] a kind of New England gothic [and also] a book about an arty person with a complicated personal life. But it’s a lovely one, written in a moving and uncanny register.”—The New York Times Book Review “I still can’t get some of [Majka’s] perfect assessments of the human condition out of my head.   The story of a favored slave of the Washingtons who had the “impudence” to flee a life of benevolent servitude. A runaway slave who happened to be among the household of the first president of the United States, Ona Judge Staines () shared her break for freedom nearly 50 years after the fact in an account in the May issue of the Granite : Erica Armstrong Dunbar.   Book I Never Read Lyrics: Too much distance, too much to digest / The things I think about you I invented in my head / And when there’s no resistance with you undressed / .


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