Old Penn Station
- Format: Bargain Price
- Number of Pages: 40
- English (Unknown)
- English (Published)
A beautiful tribute to the glory of the original Pennsylvania Railroad Station During the first half of the 20th century, the original Pennsylvania Station was 1 of New York City's grandest landmarks, a palace inside the middle of Manhattan. William Low's glorious illustrations pay close attention to detail while nonetheless encompassing the large-scale grandeur of Penn Station.
Old Penn Station follows an really specific piece of New York City history, but it's not just a new York book. Spaces can be powerful, and Old Penn Station honors 1 distinct powerful space which is sure to engender discussion about other historical buildings and monuments all across the nation. The author's research carefully addresses the complete history of the building, from construction to destruction, ending with an acknowledgment of its lasting legacy in terms of historical preservation.
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