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At Sea in the City: New York from the Water's Edge by  William; Hamill. Pete (Foreword) Kornblum - First Edition - 2002 - from Knickerbocker Books and Biblio.com

At Sea in the City: New York from the Water's Edge

by Kornblum, William; Hamill. Pete (Foreword)

Condition: Fine/Fine


Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2002. 2002 Stated First Edition and full printing number line. FINE in FINE price intact dust jacket. A fresh, totally unmarked and tightly bound copy. Pages, hardcover and dust jacket pristine. Binding tight and straight. Kornblum, a native New Yorker, urban sociologist, and a sailor who has spent decades plying New York City's waterways in his ancient catboat "Tradition," reveals how the history of the city has been shaped by the water. Each chapter opening is printed with a map of the area to be discussed. 4-page Bibliography included. 5-1/4 x 8-1/8." xvii + 232 Pages. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.


  • Bookseller: Knickerbocker Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 006220
  • Title: At Sea in the City: New York from the Water's Edge
  • Author: Kornblum, William; Hamill. Pete (Foreword)
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: Fine
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:1565122658
  • ISBN 13:9781565122659
  • Publisher: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
  • Place: Chapel Hill, NC
  • Date published: 2002
  • Bookseller catalogs: New York;


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