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Waterfront: A Journey Around Manhattan (Crown Journeys) by  Phillip Lopate - First Edition - 2004 - from Great Expectations Rare Books and Biblio.com

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Waterfront: A Journey Around Manhattan (Crown Journeys)

by Lopate, Phillip

Condition: Fine/Near Fine


New York: Crown Publishers, 2004. Hardcover in publisher's non price-clipped dust-jacket. 421 pages. Illustrated with photographs and map frontispiece. First edition, first printing with full number line. A historical, cultural and topographical peripatetic tour of Manhattan's ever changing peripheries. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, unmarked copy. Fine in a near fine dust-jacket. . First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Phillip Lopate is the author of numerous books, including Getting Personal: Selected Writings , the essay collections Bachelorhood , Against Joie de Vivre , Writing New York , and Portrait of My Body , and the novels The Rug Merchant and Confessions of Summer . Most recently, Lopate authored Seaport: New York’s Vanished Waterfront , a book of photographs of maritime Manhattan. He is also the editor of The Art of the Personal Essay , and his work has appeared in The Paris Review , Esquire , Vogue , and many other publications. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife and daughter, and teaches at Hofstra University.




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