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    DescriptionThis book is a major resource to the forty million visitors of New York City and the nearly twenty million art-loving residents of the Tri-State region, the largest urbanized area in the United States. For those who wish to gain a wider appreciation for art and architecture, this guide offers the insight of an art historian on "the "most important destinations (editor's picks are inclusive of the surrounding urbanized regions of New York City--northern New Jersey, Long Island, and the lower counties of the Hudson Valley and Connecticut)."101 Masterpieces of New York City "provides essential detailed information for every artwork featured--addresses, phone numbers, websites, and visiting hours, when applicable (so much in the region is available for free public viewing!). Organized by state, each entry explains the significance of each suggested destination and offers a brief contextual and historical overview.Valerie Ann Leeds is a curator, art writer, and editor and is a New York metropolitan-area native. She has written and edited numerous publications on various subjects in the field of American art. She has a PhD in American art and architecture from the Graduate Center of City University of New York.


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    Title
    101 Masterpieces of New York City
    Subtitle
    Must-see Works of Art and Architecture
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Valerie Leeds
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 222
    Width: 127 mm
    Height: 178 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 245 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781593500986
    ISBN 10: 159350098X
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: TRG
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T14.3
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1KBBEY
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BISAC V2.8: TRV016000
    B&T General Subject: 800
    B&T Merchandise Category: TVL
    BIC subject category V2: WTHM
    Ingram Theme: CULT/MIDATL, CULT/NRTHES, GEOG/NEWYRK
    BISAC V2.8: ART000000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 23190
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: E6
    Ingram Theme: LOCL/NYNEWY
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 98
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: F
    Ingram Subject Code: TS
    Libri: I-TS
    DC22: 917.4710444
    Abridged Dewey: 917
    BISAC V2.8: TRV025050
    BIC subject category V2: 1KBBEY
    DC22: 708.1471
    LC subject heading:
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    Alyson Publications Inc
    Imprint name
    Alyson Publications Inc
    Publication date
    05 February 2009
    Publication City/Country
    Boston
    Author Information
    Leeds is a curator, art writer, and editor and is a Metropolitan area native and resident. She has written books on American Art and various other subjects. Yau is an art critic and the author of over thirty poetry, fiction, and criticism books. A recipen