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|Statement||San Francisco Chamber of Commerce.|
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|Pagination||32 p. :|
|Number of Pages||32|
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And what a story: From the crookedest street in the world to the Peking ducks in Chinatown, San Francisco is easily one of the world's most enchanting cities.
Illustrator Miroslav Sasek captures both the breathtaking landscape and the cosmopolitan flavor of the City by the Bay in This is San Francisco. First published inSasek's jaunty, colorful illustrations will still dazzle kids and adults alike/5.
InCzech author-illustrator Miroslav Sasek created This Is San Francisco, another installment of his series of children's travel guides (This Is Paris, This Is London, This Is New York). With his usual distinctive and charming style, Sasek tours the sights around the City by the Bay, including Lombard Street, the cable cars, Fishermen's Wharf, Golden Gate Bridge, and Chinatown/5(69).
Orig. published in and based on a newspaper column in the Chronicle called "Riptides," this is an amazing book giving a very detailed and yet ultimately casual look at the very early days of San Francisco/5. Illustrator Miroslav Sasek captures both the breathtaking landscape and the cosmopolitan flavor of the City by the Bay in This is San Francisco.
First published inSasek's jaunty, colorful illustrations will still dazzle kids and adults alike. Let the rumbling cable car tell you the story And what a story: From the crookedest street in the world to the Peking ducks in Chinatown, San Francisco is easily one of the world's most enchanting cities.
Illustrator Miroslav Sasek captures both the breathtaking landscape and the cosmopolitan flavor of the City by the Bay inThis is San published inSasek's jaunty. Get this from a library. This is San Francisco. [M Sasek] -- A pictorial tour of the city by the Golden Gate, presenting drawings of its hills, cable cars, harbor, bridges, market areas, and flower stalls.
This Is San Francisco by Miroslav Sasek,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). This is San Francisco. Let the rumbling cable car tell you the story. And what a story: From the crookedest street in the world to the Peking ducks in Chinatown, San Francisco is easily one of the world's most enchanting cities.
With wit and perception, Sasek pictures charming, cosmopolitan San Francisco. This book was first published in and has been updated for the 21st century. Skip to the end of the images gallery. Landscape: Memory is a period novel set in World War 1-era San Francisco, about two young lifelong male friends exploring their relationship as it becomes romantic against the backdrop of a city.
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This Is San Francisco (Book): Sasek, M.: A pictorial tour of the city by the Golden Gate, presenting drawings of its hills, cable cars, harbor, bridges, market areas, and flower stalls.
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Sasek: THIS IS SAN FRANCISCO: San Francisco is easily one of the world's most enchanting cities. Illustrator and the cosmopolitan flavor of the City by the Bay in This is San Francisco. This book is a reissue from Sasek's beloved and nostalgic children's travel series. Like the other Sasek classics, this is a facsimile edition of the.
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