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Five Hundred Buildings Of Paris

By James Driscoll, Jorg Brockmann, and Kathy Borrus

  • Paperback
  • £14.99

Five hundred stunning duotone photographs showcase the finest, most majestic, and interesting examples of architecture in one of the world's most beloved citiesThe greatest buildings, monuments, and structures of Paris come to life in these inspiring, neighborhood-by-neighborhood photographic tours. Each building is featured in a rich, fine-resolution duotone photograph. Information including the building's name, its address and location, and year of completion or renovation is included underneath the image. A brief description of each building, which highlights its distinctive features and places it in historical context, is included at the back of the book.

Biographical Notes

Jorg Brockmann (Author)
Jorg Brockmann's photographs have appeared in American and European newspapers and magazines and have been exhibited in group and solo shows in the United States, Switzerland, Italy, and France.  He currently lives in Geneva, Switzerland.Bill Harris is a freelance editor and the author of One Thousand New York Buildings as well as sixteen other books about New York. He worked at The New York Times for twenty-five years and was a licensed New York City tour guide before moving to Dallas, Texas, where he currently resides.

Kathy Borrus (Author)
Kathy Borrus is the former buyer of the Smithsonian Institution.  Her writing has appeared in The Washington Post, The Boston Globe, and other publications.  She lives in Washington, DC.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781579128586
  • Publication date: 01 Jan 2011
  • Page count: 608
  • Imprint: Black Dog & Leventhal
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