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Waterfront: A Journey Around Manhattan by  Phillip Lopate - 1st - 2004 - from Abacus Bookshop and Biblio.com

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Waterfront: A Journey Around Manhattan

by Lopate, Phillip

Condition: Fine copy in fine dust jacket


New York: Crown Publishers. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 2004. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 421 pp., Former owner's embossed stamp on title page. .

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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