Five Flights Up

and Other New York Apartment Stories
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Author(s): Toni Schlesinger
Genre: Home Garden
Original Publish Date: Apr 17, 2012
Product Number: EB00624913
Released: Oct 27, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781568986708
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Description

A flop house, a pumping station, a maid's room, a homeless center, a former brothel, a Richard Meier building, a circus trailer, a sail boat, a skyscraper, buildings named Esther and Loraine-just a few of the places New Yorkers call home. For the past eight years writer Toni Schlesinger has been bringing us these "conversation places" in her weekly column in the Village Voice. Through her incisive questioning, original writing, and comic parallel reveries, Schlesinger creates miniature documentaries on the lives, passions, hopes, and heartbreaks of many of New York City's millions

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