Portrait of a city, which while depicting the high spots, manages to develop fresh angles, unhackneyed scenes. A tour of the island, shots of individual sections, from Battery to Coney Island, George Washington Bridge, Central Park. Skylines and street scenes, sights of hotels and tenements, markets, foreign sections, harbor, etc. Additional information in an introduction by John Erskine. Orientation maps as end papers. A momento of New York City with definite photographic value in an outsi picture book.