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Title:
Capitol Story
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 010946

Author: Roseberry, C. R. and Waite, Diana S
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Excelsior Editions/State University Of New York Press
Place: Albany, NY
Year: 2014
Edition: Third Edition

Book Cond.: Near Fine Condition
Jacket Cond.: Near Fine
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 4to
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 4to. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Gray gilt stamped cloth over boards, black-and-white pictorial end papers, includes revisions and additional research by the New York State Office of General Services, xiv, 207 pages, color photograph frontispiece, Foreword by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, Forward to the First Edition by Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller, Introduction to First Edition by Albert B. Corey, Index, Notes, Selected Bibliography, includes a new chapter titled Restoration of the Capitol, 1977-2013 by Diane S. Waite, extensively illustrated with black-and-white photographs, drawings, floor plans, new color photographs by Gary David Gold. There is a vertical crease crease through the title page and contents page which appears to of been in the printing. In a illustrated dust jacket. “Capitol Story recounts the continuing saiga of the people who planned, designed, built, renovated, and restored the New York State Capitol and Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza. Spanning more than 200 years, this book succinctly traces the political, economic, artistic, and innovative decisions made over time to create and maintain a government complex befitting New York State. Recent scholarship, contemporary photographs, and a new chapter on restoration efforts bring the story to the present.” Illustrator: Gold, Gary David. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3 lbs 5 oz. Category: Architecture; Genealogy & Local History. ISBN/EAN: 9781438456393. Inventory No: 010946.