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New York Diaries

1609 to 2009

by Teresa Carpenter

Hardcover, 486 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $26 |

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Draws on library archives, historical societies and private estates in a year-long tribute to New York that is comprised of diary entries selected from four centuries of writings by famous city natives, visitors and artists. Edited by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of the best-selling Missing Beauty.

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'Diaries' Reveals New York Through The Ages

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