Greenwich Village Stories


A love letter to Greenwich Village, written by artists, writers, musicians, restaurateurs, and other neighborhood habitues who each share a favorite memory of this beloved place. The sixty stories in this collection of Village memories are exuberant, poignant, original, and vivid-perfectly capturing the essence of the Village. Every corner of the Village is represented in the book: recollections of jazz clubs and existentialism on Bleecker Street, rock music at St. Mark's Place, folk singers in Washington Square Park. There are stories of Hans Hofmann teaching modern art on 8th Street and Lotte Lenya performing in "The Threepenny Opera" on Christopher Street. Decades later, Brooke Shields muses on renovating a read more

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ISBN:

9780789327222

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

192

Dimensions:

22cm x 16cm

RRP:

$45.00

Category:

Fiction , Non-Fiction , History , Travel

Publisher:

Rizzoli International

Published:

02 June 2014