New York, photographs by Reinhart Wolf, text by Sabrina Leitzmann, introduction by Edward Albee, interview by Andy Warhol. New York: The Vendome Press. 80 pp. $50.
New York City's skyscrapers come brilliantly to life through the stunning photography and interesting text. The pictures penetrate the stony facades, poignantly capturing a myriad of fascinating architectural details, such as the huge winged hood ornaments, actual hubcaps, and patterned brickwork adorning the Chrysler Building. At the same time they preserve the integrity of the complete structures, alluding to the timeless quality of this city's unique architecture.