The Flatiron : the New York landmark and the incomparable city that arose with it / Alice Sparberg Alexiou.
- ISBN: 0312384688 (alk. paper)
- ISBN: 0312384688
- ISBN: 9780312384685 (alk. paper)
- ISBN: 9780312384685
- Physical Description: xxi, 298 p. : ill ; 25 cm.
- Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2010. New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2010.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references and index.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||George Allon Fuller -- Eno's Flat Iron -- Chicago's gift -- Preparing to build -- Bigger and bigger -- Skyscraper trust -- Flatiron opens for business -- 23 Skiddoo -- Water and wind -- Allon -- Uptown -- Sur le Flat-Iron -- Big landlord.|
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The Flatiron : The New York Landmark and the Incomparable City That Arose with It
ALICE SPARBERG ALEXIOU is the author of Jane Jacobs: Urban Visionary. She has been an editor of Lilith magazine and written for The New York Times and Newsday, among others. She is a graduate of Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and has a Ph.D. in classics from Fordham University. She lives in New York.