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The Flatiron

Alice Sparberg Alexiou

The Flatiron

the New York landmark and the incomparable city that arose with it

by Alice Sparberg Alexiou

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Published by Thomas Dunne Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flatiron Building (New York, N.Y.) -- History,
  • Office buildings -- New York (State) -- New York -- Design and construction -- History -- 19th century,
  • Architecture -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century,
  • Technological innovations -- Social aspects -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century,
  • City and town life -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 1865-1898,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAlice Sparberg Alexiou.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF128.8.F55 A44 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23872401M
    ISBN 109780312384685
    LC Control Number2009045771
    OCLC/WorldCa465867368

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