written by Francisco Simões
The book we select to you this week is the New York by New York, this book is a tribute to the unrivaled city that never sleeps. Is an experience of New York through expert eyes and iconic images. Jay McInerney is the critically acclaimed author of twelve books, the most recent being Bright, Precious Days (2016).
McInerney has also written for New York Magazine, Vanity Fair, The New Yorker, The New York Times Book Review, The Guardian, Corriere Della Serra, The Times Literary Supplement, and The New York Review of Books.
New York is a city whose DNA comes from all over the world, a fantastic and unique place belonging to America yet not completely American. Such a strong cultural personality deserves a book, and Martine Assouline introduces this brand new title as “a little tribute to the New York I love.” Travel through the most important periods of this great city and into all its boroughs, from Manhattan and Brooklyn to the Bronx and Queens to Staten Island with glimpses into its history and the development of its world-renown skyline.
With a slipcase and typography created especially for the occasion, New York by New York provides ration and will be treasured by lovers of this great City for decades to come.
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