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1001 Greatest Things Ever Said about New York (1001)

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Publisher Comments:

A timeless and contemporary collection of 1,001 quotes from and about New York, inspired by the greatest city in the world.

This assortment of voices, as varied as New Yorkers themselves, includes Truman Capote, Toni Morrison, Jim Jarmusch, Joan Didion, Bob Dylan, and Rudy Giuliani, as well as those overheard on the streets of the city that never sleeps. 1001 Greatest Things Ever Said about New York is an essential book for all New Yorkers and those who love The Big Apple.

“New York University started using my name in ads for the school and I said in an interview, ‘Thats odd, cause they didnt like my film and they didnt give me a degree. And then they send me a degree. And with a degree and $1.50 you can buy a cup of coffee in New York.” Jim Jarmusch

“You write for the New York press? Then I guess I better watch what I say.”President George W. Bush

“Sometimes I get bored riding down the beautiful streets of L.A. I know it sounds crazy, but I just want to go to New York and see people suffer.”Donna Summer

Synopsis:

A collection of quotes from and about the Big Apple.

About the Author

C. J. Sullivan is a crime reporter with the New York Post. He has also been a regular contributor to the New York Daily News, Irish Voice, and Echo.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781592289974
Publisher:
The Lyons Press
Subject:
Quotations
Editor:
Sullivan, C. J.
Editor:
Sullivan, Christopher Joseph
Author:
Sullivan, Christopher Joseph
Subject:
New york (n.y.)
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
1001
Publication Date:
20061001
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
360
Dimensions:
6.88 x 5.88 in

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» History and Social Science » Americana » General
» History and Social Science » Americana » New York
» History and Social Science » Americana » Northeast

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