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Old Penn Station

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 53 Ratings and 31 Reviews

Book Description
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 one of New York City's grandest landmarks, a palace in the middle of Manhattan. William Low's glorious illustrations pay close attention to detail while still encompassing the large-scale grandeur of Penn Station. Old Penn ... More
Book Information
PublisherHenry Holt & Company, Inc.
BindingHardcover (5 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages40
Publication Date04/03/2007
The Creators
About William Low (Author, Illustrator) : William Low is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of William Low include Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze, The Day the Stones W... more
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12/20/2007 Andy J Smith said:
William Low masterfully uses mixed media (oil and digital) to illuminate the grandeur of New York's bygone Pennsylvania Station of the early 20th century. Most readers will never have been there in that time, but reading and EXPERIENCING this book will place the reader there. The visuals are so evoc... more

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