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By Lucy D. Rosenfeld,Marina Harrison

Welcome to the attention-grabbing international of Architecture Walks--from reflections of 3 hundred years of heritage to expressions of the main smooth layout, authors Lucy D. Rosenfeld and Marina Harrison advisor you on a journey of inspiring, informative, and aesthetically exciting architectural treasures in and round the big apple area.

Early colonial saltboxes, as-yet-unfinished modern constructions on university campuses, nineteenth-century follies, Gilded Age palaces, lighthouses, windmills, romantic ruins-- the pages of this pleasant ebook, full of adventures, deal with readers to websites inside of nearly hours' using time from manhattan urban. With booklet in hand readers will surprise at school campuses, small villages, deliberate and utopian groups, nationwide ancient websites, castles and forts, church buildings and temples of architectural curiosity, or even a Buddhist monastery, all in Connecticut, long island, New Jersey, the japanese fringe of Pennsylvania, and Delaware.

By together with descriptions of architectural kinds, feedback for designated adventures, and lists of jaunts prepared via architect or clothier, architectural sort, and certain types of web sites, Rosenfeld and Harrison assist in making day journeys much more stress-free. even if explorers or armchair adventurers, readers of every age will locate whatever that captures their curiosity within the approximately 100 websites and 40 pictures incorporated in structure Walks.

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