Delirious New York

Paperback $35.00

The Monacelli Press | Dec 01, 1997 | 320 Pages | 7-1/16 x 9-5/8 | ISBN 9781885254009

  • Paperback$35.00

    The Monacelli Press | Dec 01, 1997 | 320 Pages | 7-1/16 x 9-5/8 | ISBN 9781885254009

  • Ebook$19.95

    The Monacelli Press | Jul 01, 2014 | ISBN 9781580934107

Table Of Contents

Delirious New YorkIntroduction
Prehistory
Coney Island: The Technology of the Fantastic

The Double Life of Utopia: The Skyscraper
The Frontier in the Sky
The Skyscraper Theorists
The Lives of a Block: The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel and the Empire State Building
Definitive Instability: The Downtown Athletic Club

How Perfect Perfection Can Be: The Creation of Rockefeller Center
The Talents of Raymond Hood
All the Rockefeller Centers
Radio City Music Hall: The Fun Never Sets
Kremlin on Fifth Avenue
2 Postscripts

Europeans: Biuer! Dali and Le Corbusier Conquer New York
Postmortem
Appendix: A Fictional Conclusion
Notes
Acknowledgments
Credits

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