Imaginary Cities

Author: Darran Anderson
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022647030X
Size: 62.58 MB
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How can we understand the infinite variety of cities? Darran Anderson seems to exhaust all possibilities in this work of creative nonfiction.

Imaginary Cities

Author: Darran Anderson
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022647044X
Size: 52.85 MB
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It is as if the city itself, its inescapable gritty reality and elbow-to-elbow nature, demands we call into being some alternative, yearned-for better place. This book is about those cities.

Imaginary Cities

Author: Darran Anderson
ISBN: 9780992765590
Size: 43.85 MB
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A work of creative nonfiction, the book roams through space, time and possibility, mapping cities of sound, melancholia and the afterlife, where time runs backwards or which float among the clouds.

Invisible Cities

Author: Italo Calvino
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 054413320X
Size: 44.56 MB
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. . The book I would choose as pillow and plate, alone on a desert island.” — Jeanette Winterson

Dream Cities

Author: Wade Graham
Publisher: Harper Perennial
ISBN: 9780062196323
Size: 14.17 MB
Format: PDF
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Dream Cities is nothing less than a field guide to our modern urban world. Illustrated with 59 black-and-white photos throughout the text.

Dream Cities

Author: Rosie Goodwin
Publisher: Hamlyn
ISBN: 9780600632108
Size: 42.96 MB
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Choose your colours, unleash your creativity and lose yourself in a wonderful coloured universe. As you focus on colouring in and forget the stresses of everyday life, you'll find calm returning.

Paris Dreams Paris Memories

Author: Charles Rearick
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 0804777519
Size: 37.91 MB
Format: PDF
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Paris Dreams, Paris Memories shows that in myriad forms—buildings, monuments, festivities, and artistic portrayals—contemporary Paris gives new life to visions of the city long etched in Parisian imaginations.

Real Cities

Author: Steve Pile
Publisher: SAGE Publications Limited
Size: 49.65 MB
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The phantasmagorias of city life, though commonplace, are far from self-evident and little understood. This book is a path-breaking exploration of urban phantasmagorias, grounded empirically in a series of unusual and exciting case studies.

Dreams Of Dreams And The Last Three Days Of Fernando Pessoa

Author: Antonio Tabucchi
Publisher: City Lights Books
ISBN: 9780872863682
Size: 69.30 MB
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Tabucchi's rich language and his magical-realist charm tinge the volume with a visionary glow."-Publishers Weekly " A lovely little book that keeps ringing in your head long after you've finished it.