New York Essentials

By Freebird Books

By Freebird Books

New York Essentials

Low Life: Lures and Snares of Old New York

Luc Sante


Up in the Old Hotel

Joseph Mitchell


The Death and Life of Great American Cities

Jane Jacobs


Manhattan '45

Jan Morris


Here is New York

E. B. White


This Is New York

Miroslav Sasek


The Big Sea: An Autobiography

Langston Hughes


Kafka Was the Rage: A Greenwich Village Memoir

Anatole Broyard


Brooklyn: The Once and Future City

Thomas J. Campanella


Memoirs of a Beatnik

Diane Di Prima


When Brooklyn Was Queer: A History

Hugh Ryan


Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898

Edwin G. Burrows and Mike Wallace


Vanishing New York: How a Great City Lost Its Soul

Jeremiah Moss