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See the City

The Journey of Manhattan Unfurled

Pericoli, Matteo, 1968-

(Book - 2004)
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
See the City
The author who is also an architect illustrator draws the buildings and bridges of Manhattan, New York, with a pen and a pencil, and, with notes, in two continuous scrolls, one in of the West Side with blue cover, and one of the East Side with red cover. Two volumes are bound together back to back. The reader can start from either end.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c2004
ISBN: 0375824693
Branch Call Number: J 741.94 Pericoli
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 19 x 29 cm.


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Several years ago, architect Matteo Pericoli illustrated the buildings and structures along the east and west side of Manhattan in two 37 foot scrolls. see the city: the journey of Manhattan unfurled is these drawings as a switchback format children’s book. (The blue cover indicates the west side... Read More »

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Jul 20, 2014
  • orange_dolphin_185 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

very very funny and interesting


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Jul 20, 2014
  • orange_dolphin_185 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

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Jul 20, 2014
  • orange_dolphin_185 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

this book shows many drawings of parts of manhattan it includes famous and infamous buildings you could read it forwards or backwards it goes north south then south north it labels some bridges buildings waves and streets


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Jul 20, 2014
  • orange_dolphin_185 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

and that's how i feel about manhattan now


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