Lot 118 of 443:
Danny Lyon's The Destruction of Lower Manhattan  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$360
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
The Destruction of Lower Manhattan

Author:
Lyon, Danny

Place:
New York

Publisher:
The Macmillan Company

Date:
1969

Description:

75 full page halftones from photographs. 26.8x23.5 cm (10½x9¼"), black cloth lettered in silver, color pictorial jacket. First Edition. 

Commissioned by the New York State Council of the Arts, The Destruction of Lower Manhattan is Danny Lyon's personal documentary of the destruction of Manhattan's oldest and most historic neighborhood". It was published soon after The Bike-Riders.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
A few small closed tears to jacket and related creases, mild toning to flaps; cloth a bit dusty, near fine in about near fine jacket.


 
Item number:
306200
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