High Rise Low Down: Who's Who and What's What in New York's Most Coveted Apartment Houses
Overview This is a gossipy account of billionaires, movie stars, and corporate giants and the white-glove penthouse apartment buildings they inhabit. The authors reveal the legends behind the guarded portals of Manhattan's most aristocratic apartment houses. Each chapter describes the culture and history of the 23 featured buildings. Also included are the details of the selection process, where only the elite are accepted and the majority of applicants are blackballed from certain ...
- ISBN-13: 9781569803578
- Publisher: Barricade Books, Incorporated
- Publication date: 3/15/2009
- Pages: 278
- Sales rank: 682,970
- Product dimensions: 5.60 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.90 (d)
3.0 / 5.0
This one is for people who like NYC real estate and gossip. If you like Dominick Dunne's gossipy books you will now know where his 'fictitious people" live. It was fun for a while. VERY light reading.